Steven Salaita and Ali Abunimah discuss Emgage, faithwashing and what is needed for principled action for Palestine.
Academic freedom arguments to protect speech on Palestine are insufficient.
Ruling is blow to pro-Israel lawfare to harass campaigners.
Students engaged in anti-racism, pro Palestine actions continue to face punishments.
Expanded lawsuit against American Studies Association is part of harassment campaign, lawyers say.
Universities protect free speech for the powerful while disciplining protesters.
A new book investigates resistance to Israel lobby repression on US campuses.
BDS vote a test of field’s complicated relationship with Middle East.
Professors at US universities form Faculty for Justice in Palestine to support student activism and protect academic freedom.
Law firm’s withdrawal of funds from Harvard is latest example of growing anti-Palestinian censorship.
By not announcing the results of an official probe, a leading Australian college is tarnishing the reputation of staff and students who advocate a boycott of Israel.
Palestinians in academia have learned to be too civil and have normalized accepting silence.
Two new books provide valuable insight into why freedom of speech can be suppressed at American universities.
The battle over Steven Salaita is part of a war against the neoliberal corporatization of higher education.
“If, under this new regime, civility be the condition for expressing academic freedom and excellence, then let the appropriate expression be that of civil disobedience.”
Israel supporter who provoked a minor altercation on campus had been trained on how to confront boycott campaigners.
It cannot be mere coincidence that the University of Illinois’ heavy-handed action targeted a Palestinian-American scholar and an American Indian Studies program.
University boss Phyllis Wise sits on the board of Nike, a firm that does business with West Bank settlement firms
Double standards applied to Steven Salaita shows how Israel trumps free speech on campus.
Leader of campaign against scholar Steven Salaita should be disqualified as an authority on academic freedom.