A lawyer for families of victims of Israel’s attack on the Mavi Marmara aid boat to Gaza in 2010 tells us why the arrest warrants are “historic,” students at UCLA sign an ethics statement against paid propaganda trips and UC Santa Cruz passes divestment. Read more about Los Angeles to threaten campus Palestine activists with "law enforcement"
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Five of nine University of California campuses have now passed divestment resolutions calling on Regents to pull investments from US firms profiting from Israel’s human rights violations. Read more about "We are the turning point": UC Santa Cruz passes divestment
The US Department of Education has thrown out three separate legal claims filed by Zionist students against the University of California. Read more about Victory for campus free speech as US Dept. of Education throws out “anti-Semitism” complaints
The real intention of various lawsuits alleging anti-Semitism in universities is to chill Palestine solidarity activism and censor open discussions about Israeli policy in classrooms. Read more about Bogus allegations of "anti-Semitism" create real climate of fear for Arab, Muslim students in US
The well-funded Israel lobby continues to wage attacks against university faculty, staff and students who engage in Palestine solidarity activism. One professor talks about why he refuses to be silent despite the threats against him, and why he thinks the tide is turning. Read more about California professor under attack for opposing "study in Israel" scheme