Meanwhile, Chancellor Phyllis Wise, a key figure in Salaita’s firing, announces surprise resignation. Read more about Judge clears way for Steven Salaita lawsuit over Gaza-tweets firing
Censure, a serious blemish on a university’s record, is reserved for the most egregious violations of academic freedom. Read more about Salaita firing lands Univ. of Illinois on AAUP censure list
Right-wing organizations smear undergraduate student instructor of a course on Palestinian history. Read more about Amcha attempt to block "Palestinian Voices" university course fails
A trove of emails released under the Freedom of Information Act cast new light on the Salaita case. Read more about Emails indicate Univ. of Illinois concealing information about Salaita firing
Damning report by American Association of University Professors lays ground for University of Illinois to be censured. Read more about Univ. of Illinois protected white supremacist, but not Steven Salaita, report finds
By not announcing the results of an official probe, a leading Australian college is tarnishing the reputation of staff and students who advocate a boycott of Israel. Read more about Why won't Sydney University admit its professor Jake Lynch has been cleared of anti-Semitism?
UCLA Jewish studies director Todd Presner said appearing at the University of Illinois would condone indefensible actions against shared governance, free speech. Read more about Holocaust scholar cancels prestigious Illinois lecture over Steven Salaita firing
Judge backs University of Southampton decision to “withdraw permission” to hold conference on legality of state of Israel this weekend. Read more about UK High Court backs shutdown of Israel conference
The Electronic Intifada has learned details of the court challenge filed in London on Thursday against the University of Southampton’s decision to ban a conference related to Israel. Read more about Court hearing expected next week in challenge to UK university's ban on Israel conference
Organizers of an academic conference on Israel are proceeding with an urgent legal challenge after the UK’s University of Southampton today confirmed that it has canceled the event. Read more about Did Israel lobby "bullying and threats" push Univ. of Southampton to cancel conference?