Activists say BDS movement will continue to grow despite “temporary setback.” Read more about New Orleans repeals human rights resolution to shield Israel
City votes to screen companies it does business with for human rights abuses. Read more about New Orleans resolution is victory, test for Palestinian rights movement
University of Michigan students engage in a sit-in after the student government tables a divestment vote “indefinitely”; Max Geller of Northeastern SJP talks about repression of student activism by the administration and right-wing groups; and a report from Gaza during Israeli Apartheid Week. Read more about US students resist repression of Palestine solidarity on campus
The attack on free speech at Northeastern is part of a broader war against Palestine solidarity activists on campuses that is being waged by university administrations and Israel lobby groups. Read more about War on campus: Ali Abunimah and Max Geller on Democracy Now!
Northeastern University administration banned Students for Justice in Palestine and launched a police investigation after members distributed flyers critical of Israel on campus. Read more about Northeastern students fighting back against ban on campus Palestine group
Palestine solidarity activists are facing harsh censorship and retribution on at least two US campuses during Israeli Apartheid Week. Read more about Palestine solidarity group banned at Northeastern, students threatened with expulsion
Northeastern University comes under fire from leading Zionist groups determined to stifle debate. Read more about Jewish student receives death threats over Palestine solidarity work