Party “locked in a state of denial,” says Cornel West. Read more about Battle over Palestine may spill into Democratic convention
Students for Justice in Palestine
Brooklyn College president refuses to retract false accusations of anti-Semitism even after probe clears students. Read more about Why are university heads racing to slander protesters?
Anti-BDS conference portrayed BDS as an anti-Semitic global conspiracy with Nazi roots to justify outlawing it. Read more about Pro-Israel groups vow to "eliminate" BDS
Hisham Ghalia has been ordered deported, but there’s nowhere for the US to send him. Read more about Gaza refugee finally freed from Arizona immigration jail
BDS vote a test of field’s complicated relationship with Middle East. Read more about Can anthropology overcome its imperial past?
Watered down divestment measure passes in Minnesota. Read more about Univ. of Chicago students celebrate divestment win
Anti-BDS efforts pushed by legislators advance in New York and Illinois. Read more about Pro-Israel group targets Jewish professor over Palestine activism
Critics charge changes do not go far enough; door remains open to conflation of anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism. Read more about Pressure forces amendment to Univ. of California intolerance report
Fight for divestment continues at University of Minnesota, student funds threatened over divestment at Vassar and a Zionist group seeks to ban SJPs in New York City. Read more about Listen: Threats fail to curb student boycotts of Israel
Mounis Hammouda spent 480 days in an Arizona detention center; his friend Hisham Ghalia is still there. Read more about Gaza refugee released in Arizona just before 30th birthday