Center for Constitutional Rights

Washington supreme court hears arguments on Olympia co-op's boycott of Israeli goods

Two courts have already ruled the lawsuit against the co-op is frivolous; now the Washington state supreme court will weigh in.

Naftali Bennett and the Qana massacre

What role did rising star of Israeli politics Naftali Bennett play in the 1996 massacre of more than 100 people at the UN base in Qana, Lebanon?

Official probe calls on Illinois to reconsider Salaita firing

Commitee on Academic Freedom and Tenure says university violated its procedures in firing professor over Gaza tweets.

Salaita sues Univ. of Illinois for refusing to release emails related to firing

Professor fired over Gaza tweets says university’s refusal to release records is “willful, intentional and in bad faith.”

Legal groups warn universities against stifling Palestine activism

Legal groups caution administrators against heeding calls to censor or stifle expression criticizing the state of Israel or advocating for Palestinian human rights.

Tea with FBI sends chilling message to Cleveland Palestine activist

FBI visits Palestine activist Abbas Hamideh, who is organizing a protest at Sunday’s Cleveland Cavaliers-Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball game.

Missing Salaita document hints at Univ. of Illinois cover up

The University of Illinois says it can’t find a key document that may shed light on donor pressure to convince top administrators to fire Steven Salaita for his criticisms of Israel.

Ohio student leader gets death, rape threats over "blood bucket" video for Palestine

Megan Marzec took a stand for Palestine and is facing death threats and threats of rape.

Breaking silence, Salaita calls on Univ. of Illinois to rescind his firing over Gaza tweets

After student walk-out, Salaita reaffirmed his commitment to teaching and called on the university to reinstate him.

Academic heavyweights slam Univ. of Illinois firing of Steven Salaita for Palestine views

The campaign against Salaita is almost certainly motivated by the fact that he has been an outspoken and effective campaigner for the boycott of Israeli academic institutions complicit in Israel’s crimes against Palestinians.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Center for Constitutional Rights