State Department threatens to smear international rights groups as “anti-Semitic” for defending Palestinian rights.
Academic freedom arguments to protect speech on Palestine are insufficient.
New University of California president long courted by Israel advocacy groups.
Academic group voted in 2013 to support the boycott of Israeli institutions.
Lawmakers urge education secretary Betsy DeVos to pull funds from Middle East Studies programs.
Order foreshadows more government inquisitions into Palestine activism on campus.
California education department must resist Israel lobby pressure.
Misleadingly-named Anti-Semitism Awareness Act introduced in US House of Representatives just before summer recess.
Ruling is blow to pro-Israel lawfare to harass campaigners.
Efforts to pass bills attacking Palestine solidarity movement have failed to pass by regular means.
Case against Rabab Abdulhadi and the university sought to restrict Palestine advocacy on campus.
Israel lobby determined to make it “too costly” to support Palestinian rights on campus.
Kenneth Marcus was filmed for Al Jazeera's censored Israel lobby documentary.
“No basis” for charges against CUNY student who criticized Israel.
Anti-BDS laws defeated in Missouri, but passed in Louisiana.
ACLU calls Anti-Semitism Awareness Act “dangerous and unnecessary.”
A pending law in South Carolina could conflate criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism.
Newspaper promotes anti-Palestinian and anti-Quaker bigot.
Architect of pro-Israel lawfare strategy, Kenneth Marcus, is confirmed to key role in US education department.
Expanded lawsuit against American Studies Association is part of harassment campaign, lawyers say.
Kenneth Marcus authored Israel lobby strategy of using civil rights law to silence critics.
Israel advocates turn to corporate law in latest effort to stifle free speech by academics.
Pro-Israel groups have pushed for policy that conflates anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.