Topic: Israel/Palestine

  • The PA cracks down on dissent

    The Palestinian Authority passed a law that would jail those whose speech on social media allegedly threatens "social harmony."

  • This anti-BDS bill is an assault on free speech

    Proposed legislation aimed at undermining the pro-Palestine movement would shred the U.S. Constitution in the process.

  • Battling a common enemy from Latin America

    Latin American BDS, environmental and other organizations are joining forces to take on the Mexico-based corporation Cemex.

  • Don't let fear be the lesson

    A renowned scholar is returning to the U.S. without a job in academia, but he doesn't regret his defense of the Palestinian struggle.

  • No place for pinkwashing

    Pro-Israel marchers say they were unfairly barred from Chicago Dyke March, but they were there to disrupt a pro-Palestine event.

  • Deconstructing Israeli mythology

    Ilan Pappe's Ten Myths About Israel is an excellent book for anyone trying to separate fact from the fiction used to justify Zionism.

  • Gaza reels from electricity cuts

    Israel's siege of Gaza has already created a dire humanitarian crisis, but now, Gaza only receives two hours of electricity per day.

  • The uses and abuses of anti-Semitism

    Anti-Semitic attacks are rising in the Trump era, but false charges of anti-Semitism are also used to suppress Palestine solidarity.

  • We stand with the hunger strikers

    A U.S. solidarity organization joins workers across the world in standing with Palestinian prisoners who have been on hunger strike.

  • The hunger strikers need us to speak out

    One in four Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli jails is on a hunger strike, in defiance of all attempts to break their resistance.

  • Fighting for freedom in the face of repression

    Palestinian activist Omar Barghouti and African American minister Nyle Fort held a dialogue on solidarity and resistance.

  • Omar Barghouti's message of hope

    After Israeli authorities kept him silenced for 12 days, the co-founder of the BDS struggle wrote a letter thanking his supporters.

  • No celebration of Israel's occupation

    Activists made it clear that as long as there is celebration of Israeli apartheid at the University of Texas, students will protest it.

  • SJP chapters have the right to say no

    A Students for Justice in Palestine chapter didn't violate the principle of free speech by rescinding an invitation to a guest speaker.

  • Another effort to silence Omar Barghouti

    Israeli investigators arrested Omar Barghouti on suspicion of tax evasion as part of a campaign to intimidate the BDS movement.

  • The one undemocratic state solution

    Israeli politicians who call for a "one-state solution" in Palestine have a radically different idea in mind compared to the left.

  • Zionists and anti-Semites unite?

    Trump's election was followed by a wave of anti-Semitic attacks. So why the warm regard for him among pro-Israel figures?

  • The movement needs to invite debate

    Controversy erupted after a recent decision by an SJP chapter in North Carolina to take back an invitation to a left journalist.

  • Solidarity can win an SJP chapter at Fordham

    Students are mobilizing to establish Students for Justice in Palestine at Fordham University, despite administration opposition.

  • What caused the attack in Jerusalem?

    Israel's apartheid regime is the root cause of the truck attack that killed four Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem in early January.

  • Why was BDS beaten at the MLA conference?

    Opponents of Israeli apartheid were defeated in voting on resolutions by the Modern Language Association's Delegate Assembly.

  • Trump and the Israeli right: Hawks of a feather

    The recent UN Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlements is a parting shot by Obama's thoroughly pro-Israel administration.

  • Cynically using anti-Semitism to attack BDS

    A recent bill that sailed through the U.S. Senate purports to target anti-Semitism, but its actual goal is to silence critics of Israel.

  • The anti-Semitic friends of Israel

    Why are Israel's right-wing leaders unfazed by the anti-Semitism of Donald Trump's advisers and the far-right parties of Europe?

  • PSU won't abide apartheid

    After months of patient organizing, students at Portland State University won a resolution to divest their campus from Israeli apartheid.