Decision deals blow to efforts by Israel lobby groups to stifle free speech on campus.
Activism and BDS Beat
Gilad Paz cites growing repression of free speech by Israeli government.
At CNN town hall, Green Party candidate rebuts claim support for BDS singles out Israel.
Church wants US to halt aid to Israel until settlement construction and human rights abuses end.
Black students pushed city to halt investments in private prisons.
Irish activists called on to pressure party to respect boycott call.
“Goodbye, we don’t need you,” say Black activists to Israel lobby groups.
Intensifying repression shows Israel is becoming “desperate and irrational,” Palestinians say.
Pro-Israel Jewish groups have long history of trying to police Black activists’ views on Palestinian rights.
Palestinians say continued global pressure needed to roll back Israel’s oppressive measures against rights campaigners.