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Sana Almansour, assistant professor of education at Saudi Arabia's Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, and Ken Kempner, professor emeritus of education and international studies at Southern Oregon University, write in the as-yet-unpublished ...
The Director of SOAS University has condemned a move by the Israeli government to detain a senior lecturer and ban him from entering the country for ten years.

It also includes a hotel, a fitness center, the New Orleans police Department's Fourth District headquarters, the New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy charter school and a student life center for Delgado Community College's West Bank campus.
Imposing a one-sided, pre-determined line of thought in coursework has the exact opposite effect that most universities strive to achieve; namely, preventing the truth from emerging as a result of considering competing views and coming to conclusions ...
On October 8th, students for Justice in Palestine and the African Students' Association at John Jay College in collaboration with Students for Justice in Palestine at Hunter and City Colleges and CUNY RSCC held a Die-In/Vigil in solidarity from ...
The In Their Own Words series was created to spark conversation on U.S. college campuses seldom featured in the mainstream media.
However, the university and its more than 26,000 students have found themselves caught up in the political feud between the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority in the West Bank and Hamas, which governs Gaza. The problems newly escalated last year with the ...
According to the PNN, nine universities across the United States, including Harvard, Boston University, Cornell, and University of California-Berkeley are publishing these ads in their newspapers. The ads quote a number of Israeli officials, such as ...
On the other side I worried I'd alienate Palestinian friends whose families live in the West Bank; Muslim and Arab friends who are racially profiled and fear daily for their lives.
Last Tuesday, the Palestinian Authority postponed local municipal elections to early 2017 after an escalating series of reprisals between Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party in the West Bank and his Islamist Hamas rivals in Gaza ended in a stalemate. The local ...
Jack Coleman, who graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a bachelor's of business administration in accounting, served in the navy and was a Palestine city councilman. Jack Coleman did not respond to messages for comment.
Beginning in March, about two dozen websites emerged targeting at least three organizers for students for Justice in Palestine chapters and one professor who acts as an adviser for the groups at two universities in the state. The websites .... But no ...
In March 2016, nineteen of us were part of a multi-racial, multi-generational prisoner, Labor and Academic Solidarity delegation to Palestine convened by Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi, a professor at San Francisco State University. A highlight of our trip was ...
Beginning in March, about two dozen websites emerged targeting at least three organizers for students for Justice in Palestine chapters and one professor who acts as an adviser for the groups at two universities in the state. The websites contain ...

An anti-Israel student group at the University of Michigan staged an on-campus protest of Israel with an "apartheid wall" on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, according to Campus Reform.
The Palestinian Ministry of education and Higher Education announced Oct. 4 that a committee of representatives from Palestinian universities has been formed to develop a higher education law to resolve problems plaguing Palestinian universities, ...
Paul Hadweh says he has received death threats for trying to teach a class on the history of Palestine at UC Berkeley. Paul Hadweh.
Steven Salaita, an author and scholar who once stood at the center of a national controversy on academic freedom, will give the annual Bone Lecture at Illinois State University. His talk, titled "Critical Thinking in a neoliberal Age," will be at 6 p.m ...
"My food is my identity," said Hazboun, a Catholic Palestinian who traveled in September from his native Bethlehem in the West Bank to showcase food from his homeland to various U.S. locales, including Washington and Connecticut, part of the "Room for ...
When crossing from Israel proper into Palestine's occupied West Bank, the obvious contrariety in infrastructure and economic levels is intense.
To the editor: The UC Berkeley student-led class on Palestine, presented "through the lens of settler colonialism," to me shows why universities have become a joke. When I was in college, classes were taught by professors, presumably experts in their ...
He was born in Jerusalem, Palestine, and received his BA there at Bethlehem University. His Master of economics and Statistics is from the Kutztown University of Pennsylvania and he has finished several classes towards a doctorate from the University ...
What is unusual is for pressure to come from groups outside the university. That's precisely what is happening today when it comes to the topic of Israel and Palestine, and the overreach of some pro-Israel organizations into campus free speech is such ...
When Turkish plastics executive Yavuz Eroglu opened a packaging factory in 2008 in Hebron, in the Palestinian West Bank, politics was the last thing he was thinking about.
On Monday UC Berkeley reinstated a course that had provoked controversy, not only for its virulently anti-Israel syllabus but also for its violation of University of California policy regarding political indoctrination. The course, a one-credit ... of ...
Slogans including "don't speak to me if you're not white" and "the holocaust was a good time" were written on clothing at the event hosted by an Exeter University snowsports club. Another student reportedly had a swastika drawn on their ... Photographs ...
Instead, they should accept that Israel has the whip hand over both Israel and Palestine, in both the parts it occupies and the parts it allows the Palestinians to govern themselves, the rest of the West Bank and Gaza. So the focus of the ... In 1960 ...
Minneapolis civil rights attorney Jordan Kushner will speak to University of Minnesota students Thursday about free speech on campus, after his one-year ban from university's law school was lifted last week. Kushner was escorted out of Walter F ...
Carol Zaru, professor of Arabic at McDaniel College, was born and raised in Palestine. She came to the U.S. twice: first to get her college degree, then to live here with her family. She came to the U.S. because Palestine was under military occupation ...
The amendment to the bill proposed by student Action Senator Miranda Hernandez would have added a clause that stated that the bill's support for the reinstatement of the Palestine DeCal was in no way "anti-Semitic," Hernandez said at the meeting ...
Or have the school's leaders settled on return to the college's religious roots as the only way to save the institution at the heart of Modern Orthodoxy?
According to prolific writer Naomi Klein, solidarity with Palestine "is the hardest organising circle." More specifically, she referred to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement on university campuses. When Klein was a student, she saw ...
University of California Berkeley (Cal) reinstated a student-led course on Palestine on September 19, following an outcry over its arbitrary suspension the previous week.
Or have the school's leaders settled on return to the college's religious roots as the only way to save the institution at the heart of Modern Orthodoxy?
Even the most off-hand displays of white supremacism and anti-Semitism - perhaps especially off-hand, "normalized" displays - are not only deplorable in their own right, but directly affect conversation on racism, anti-Semitism and Israel-Palestine ...
CLARION, Penn. - After torching high school defenders at New Palestine, Connor Simmons has continued to throw touchdown passes at the collegiate level.
... students for Justice in Palestine? How many stay silent about the odious Canary Mission, an anonymous collective that posts defamatory online dossiers of college students with the express purpose of damaging their career prospects? ... We're seeing ...
The "suspension" followed by the "reinstatement" of Ethnic Studies 198, Palestine, a settler colonial analysis course by University of California, Berkeley Administration is paradigmatic of Palestine's treatment in academia. ... This is readily ...
This year, Alexander and senior Taranjit Bhatti, along with other students, revived a chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine at Ithaca College, a club that had been created in 2012 but dissolved after its members graduated. The club is a part of ...
Palestine Legal said, according to WAFA, that the university reinstated the student-led course titled "Palestine: A Settler-Colonial Analysis", following an outcry from students and faculty describing the action as a violation of academic freedom ...
Because I believe in encouraging people to lead healthy lifestyles and I also believe that our children are our future and the lawful inheritors of this earth, so weaving those beliefs together resulted in the Ottawa Run For Palestine. For me the run ...
Earlier this year, the University of California Board of Regents moved to ban "anti-Zionism" as a form of hate speech, and the New York state Senate voted to pass a bill that would defund student groups that so much as encouraged boycotts of certain ...
"war-toys: Israel, West Bank and Gaza" and "Arkansas women to Watch: Organic Matters," through Oct. 20, Galleries, Fine arts Building, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 S. University Ave., Little Rock. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a ...
BERKELEY (CBS SF) - Just days after cancelling a controversial course on the history of Palestine, University of California at Berkeley has reinstated it.
The university's Ethnic Studies department has revised the original course description and syllabus, according to a letter issued Monday by Carla Hesse, executive dean of the College of Letters and sciences and dean of the social sciences division.
A British academic scheduled to give a series of lectures at Birzeit University, a Palestinian institution in the West Bank, was denied entry to Israel last week, according to a statement released by Birzeit. According to the statement, Adam Hanieh, a ...
Seattle - Tensions between University of California Berkeley students and administrators came to a head this week over the suspension of a student-taught course "Palestine: A Settler Colonial Analysis", sparking concerns that the university is ...


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