Misleadingly-named Anti-Semitism Awareness Act introduced in US House of Representatives just before summer recess. Read more about Republican lawmaker seeks to muzzle students critical of Israel
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Nonbinding resolution a stepping stone to harsher and more brazenly unconstitutional legislation to penalize BDS. Read more about US House of Representatives condemns boycotts for Palestinian rights
US arms export law prohibits aid to countries that harass and intimidate Americans. Read more about Is Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt helping Israel violate US law?
Pro-Israel Trump supporter with record of bigotry leading “anti-discrimination” effort. Read more about Will new Black-Jewish caucus in Congress advocate for Israel?
Rare move follows major mobilization by Palestinian rights movement. Read more about Senator Gillibrand pulls support for Israel Anti-Boycott Act
Legislation backed by AIPAC aims to thwart international measures to hold Israel accountable. Read more about New US bill would punish settlement boycotters
As Trump breaks with two-state orthodoxy, politicians should seek inspiration from 1947 State Department memo. Read more about A forgotten US vision for a single democratic state in Palestine
Pro-Israel bills would seek to authorize violations of US constitutional rights. Read more about Congress encouraging US states to “combat BDS”
US has penalized settlement products labeled “Made in Israel” for 20 years. Read more about US lawmakers slam EU to defend Israeli settlements
Was sponsor of anti-Palestinian resolution afraid it would not get enough support? Read more about Silver lining in US Congress debate on Palestinian "incitement"