Does the US-Israel “special relationship” prevent self-determination for Palestinians? Read more about Video: Richard Falk and Ali Abunimah on Palestine
Campus debate on Palestine has generated high levels of engagement, organizers say. Read more about Princeton graduate students back Israel occupation divestment by wide margin
In close vote, 47.5 percent of undergraduates vote in favor of divestment from companies complicit in Israel’s occupation. Read more about Princeton students buoyed by close vote in Israel divestment referendum
UCLA Jewish studies center rejects smears and calls to cancel lecture by public intellectual who has also come under attack from Obama supporters. Read more about Truth-teller Cornel West stands up to Israel lobby bullies
More than one hundred academics sign on to “unprecedented expression of solidarity with the Palestinian people.” Read more about Top Middle East scholars call for academic boycott of Israel
Israel lobby groups launch fierce counterattack against the American Studies Association, including calls for repressive legislation, boycotts and other measures to silence solidarity with Palestinians. Read more about Israel lobby launches fierce counterattack against American Studies Association
Steven Salaita is an associate professor of English at Virginia Tech who has written several books on the failure of liberal civil rights discourse to counter anti-Arab racism, particularly in the United States. In his new book, Israel’s Dead Soul, he evaluates the potential complicity between enlightened ideals and their opposite. Read more about Salaita skewers liberalism in "Israel's Dead Soul"