Canadian activists push New Democratic Party to adopt progressive Palestine policy. Read more about Listen: MLA anti-boycott vote could encourage repression
Modern Language Association
BDS vote a test of field’s complicated relationship with Middle East. Read more about Can anthropology overcome its imperial past?
The bad publicity garnered by the University of Illinois will make other colleges wary of firing teachers who defend Palestinian rights. Read more about Why Salaita settlement is a victory for Palestine solidarity movement
American Anthropological Association move is blow to Israel lobby groups that stepped up efforts to combat BDS. Read more about US anthropologists back Israel boycott in landslide vote
It calls on the State Department “to contest Israel’s denials of entry to the West Bank by United States academics who have been invited to teach, confer, or do research at Palestinian universities.” Read more about Large majority votes for MLA resolution condemning Israeli restrictions on academics
“Israel is very aware and so are we about the growth of BDS on US campuses,” says Omar Barghouti. Read more about Israel boycott growing “much faster” than South Africa campaign, says Omar Barghouti