Israel lobby group welcomes decision to overturn democratic vote by US union Read more about Rank and file challenge US union bosses over BDS
UAW official urged NYU graduate workers’ union to postpone Israel boycott referendum. Read more about Did New York union nix election because of BDS referendum?
United Auto Workers International executives seen as protecting pro-Israel corporate interests over workers’ solidarity. Read more about Union members fight nullification of Israel boycott resolution
Expanding climate of repression has a direct chilling effect on students. Read more about UCLA student groups face funding cuts over Israel divestment
Fueled by huge new flows of cash, Israel lobby groups step up effort to silence Palestine solidarity activists. Read more about Are pro-Israel bullies on US campuses planning dirtier tactics?
Palestinians welcome vote by 30,000-strong United Electrical workers to endorse BDS. Read more about Gaza attack pushed US electrical workers' union to back Israel boycott
Students celebrate victory against Israel lobby censorship tactic that could have broad implications. Read more about Outcry forces Univ. of California to drop Israel lobby’s “anti-Semitism” definition
“A new generation of workers and students is seeing how we’re linked — not only as workers, not only as students, not only as Americans, but as people of conscience to the struggle of Palestinians,” says a student activist. Read more about Student workers "have spoken": US labor union backs Israel boycott
UAW Local 2865, representing 13,000 student workers at the University of California, has become the first labor union in the US to join the BDS movement. Read more about Victory: US student workers' union backs Israel boycott in landslide vote
Student workers at the University of California will hold a vote to support the boycott movement in response to the call by Palestinian trade and labor unions. Read more about Unions "are part of the struggle" for Palestine solidarity on US campuses