“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and CapitalismUpdateNick Estes, Shaeera Kalla, Maria Santiago and Linda Tabar discussed different strategies to end racism and capitalism on campus as part of the student conference, “Decolonising our campuses: students unite against oppression,” organized … Continue reading ““We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism”

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities

“Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at UniversitiesUpdateDima Khalidi, Dhirak Nite, Helberth Augusto, Asil Hussain and Natasha Ion discussed how to demilitarize campuses and how to end repression at universities as part of the student conference, “Decolonising … Continue reading ““Even though repression is increasing at universities, it also opens new possibilities for struggle and activism” – Webinar on Demilitarize Our Campuses: Ending Repression at Universities”

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and CapitalismUpdateNick Estes, Shaeera Kalla, Maria Santiago and Linda Tabar discussed different strategies to end racism and capitalism on campus as part of the student conference, “Decolonising our campuses: students unite against oppression,” organized … Continue reading ““We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism”

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism

“We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and CapitalismUpdateNick Estes, Shaeera Kalla, Maria Santiago and Linda Tabar discussed different strategies to end racism and capitalism on campus as part of the student conference, “Decolonising our campuses: students unite against oppression,” organized … Continue reading ““We don’t want to reproduce the repressive structures we are fighting against” – Webinar on Education Not for Sale: Fighting Racism and Capitalism”

“The call for decolonisation is coming from Palestine” – Webinar on Challenging Israeli apartheid on campus

“The call for decolonisation is coming from Palestine” – Webinar on Challenging Israeli apartheid on campusUpdateRafeef Ziadah, Drashti Brahmbhatt, Jeremy Phillips, Anwar N., and Camila Mattar Hazbun discussed campaigns organised to end complicity with Israeli apartheid as part of the students’ conference, “Decolonising our campuses: students unite against oppression”, organized from 13-15 November, 2020. January … Continue reading ““The call for decolonisation is coming from Palestine” – Webinar on Challenging Israeli apartheid on campus”

Spanish courts reject claim that Cadiz cancellation of Israeli embassy sponsored festival is hate crime

Spanish courts reject claim that Cadiz cancellation of Israeli embassy sponsored festival is hate crimeIn the NewsCourts rejected complaint of discriminatory intent, saying that City of Cadiz was simply calling on Israeli government to comply with international law Right To BoycottApartheid Free ZonesMay 21, 2020 By:  European Legal Support Center

Spanish courts affirm right of Cadiz to cancel Israeli embassy-sponsored film festival

Spanish courts affirm right of Cadiz to cancel Israeli embassy-sponsored film festivalIn the NewsCourts rejected complaint of discriminatory intent, saying that City of Cadiz was simply calling on Israeli government to comply with international law Right To BoycottApartheid Free ZonesMay 21, 2020 By:  European Legal Support Center

Artists and Academics in Montréal Oppose Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement in Stand for Palestinian Rights

Artists and Academics in Montréal Oppose Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement in Stand for Palestinian RightsIn the NewsMore than 150 artists and academics and over 20 trade unions, cultural organizations, student groups and indigenous collectives in Montréal are calling on the Canadian government to cancel the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement. Cultural BoycottAcademic BoycottSanctions and governmentsJanuary 8, … Continue reading “Artists and Academics in Montréal Oppose Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement in Stand for Palestinian Rights”

Puma Swaps One Complicit Israeli Distributor for Another, Maintains Support for Israel’s Violent Land Grabs

Puma Swaps One Complicit Israeli Distributor for Another, Maintains Support for Israel’s Violent Land GrabsUpdatePuma apparently sought to shed some of its complicity in Israel’s violations of international law, but failed at even doing that. Puma should focus on ending all complicity in Israel’s violations of Palestinian rights, not damage control and public relations campaigns. Red … Continue reading “Puma Swaps One Complicit Israeli Distributor for Another, Maintains Support for Israel’s Violent Land Grabs”

Tufts students pass referendum demanding university end deadly exchange

Tufts students pass referendum demanding university end deadly exchangeIn the NewsThe Tufts University student body voted overwhelmingly to end all foreign military training trips for Tufts University Police Department, including trips to Israel to exchange “worst practices” Student solidarityDecember 19, 2020 By:  Tufts Students for Justice in Palestine, in Mondoweiss

Student Federation of the Austral University of Chile (FEUACh) declares itself an Israeli Apartheid Free Zone

Student Federation of the Austral University of Chile (FEUACh) declares itself an Israeli Apartheid Free ZoneIn the NewsThe declaration marks the first time the highest student body of a Latin America University endorses the Palestinian campaign for the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institution Academic BoycottStudent solidarityMay 16, 2020 By:  Palestina Libre

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic Institutions

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic InstitutionsIn the NewsAcademics from 17 Latin American countries have signed a public declaration for the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions, in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Academic BoycottDecember 16, 2020 By:  Latin American BDS Coordination

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic Institutions

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic InstitutionsIn the NewsAcademics from 17 Latin American countries have signed a public declaration for the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions, in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Academic BoycottDecember 16, 2020 By:  Latin American BDS Coordination

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic Institutions

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic InstitutionsIn the NewsAcademics from 17 Latin American countries have signed a public declaration for the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions, in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Academic BoycottDecember 16, 2020 By:  Latin American BDS Coordination

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic Institutions

170 Latin American Academics Endorse Boycott of Complicit Israeli Academic InstitutionsIn the NewsAcademics from 17 Latin American countries have signed a public declaration for the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions, in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Academic BoycottDecember 16, 2020 By:  Latin American BDS Coordination

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushback

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushbackIn the NewsOnly a fraction of the hundreds of bills lawmakers in the US have introduced targeting advocacy for Palestinian rights have become law because of strong grassroots and civil liberties opposition. Right To BoycottNovember 18, 2020 By:  Palestine Legal

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushback

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushbackIn the NewsOnly a fraction of the hundreds of bills lawmakers in the US have introduced targeting advocacy for Palestinian rights have become law because of strong grassroots and civil liberties opposition. Right To BoycottNovember 18, 2020 By:  Palestine Legal

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushback

Just fraction of hundreds of US bills targeting Palestinian rights have become law due to pushbackIn the NewsOnly a fraction of the hundreds of bills lawmakers in the US have introduced targeting advocacy for Palestinian rights have become law because of strong grassroots and civil liberties opposition. Right To BoycottNovember 18, 2020 By:  Palestine Legal

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rightsIn the NewsThe socially responsible investing policy of the Unitarian Universalist Assembly, with 1000+ member congregations in the US, places “the human rights of Palestinians squarely among the human rights that all human beings share” Economic BoycottJuly 8, 2020 By:  Unitarian Universalists for Justice … Continue reading “US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights”

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rightsIn the NewsThe socially responsible investing policy of the Unitarian Universalist Assembly, with 1000+ member congregations in the US, places “the human rights of Palestinians squarely among the human rights that all human beings share” Economic BoycottJuly 8, 2020 By:  Unitarian Universalists for Justice … Continue reading “US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights”

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights

US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rightsIn the NewsThe socially responsible investing policy of the Unitarian Universalist Assembly, with 1000+ member congregations in the US, places “the human rights of Palestinians squarely among the human rights that all human beings share” Economic BoycottJuly 8, 2020 By:  Unitarian Universalists for Justice … Continue reading “US Unitarian Universalist Assembly decides to invest in accord with human rights”

State Department’s attack on BDS movement violates freedom of expression and endangers human rights protection

State Department’s attack on BDS movement violates freedom of expression and endangers human rights protection In the NewsAmnesty said the US smears are “particularly hypocritical and deceitful coming from an administration that has emboldened neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other groups who advocate violence and discrimination” Right To BoycottNovember 19, 2020 By:  Amnesty International

US Congressional representatives call to condition military funding to Israel in response to annexation

US Congressional representatives call to condition military funding to Israel in response to annexationIn the NewsThirteen US Congressional representatives, including Betty McCollum, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Bernie Sanders and Rashida Tlaib, called to condition US military aid in response to annexation. Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsJune 30, 2020 By:  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

US Congressional representatives call to condition military funding to Israel in response to annexation

US Congressional representatives call to condition military funding to Israel in response to annexationIn the NewsThirteen US Congressional representatives, including Betty McCollum, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Bernie Sanders and Rashida Tlaib, called to condition US military aid in response to annexation. Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsJune 30, 2020 By:  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitism

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitismIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) applauds the Montreal City Council for abandoning a motion to adopt the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism today. Right To BoycottJanuary 28, 2020 By:  Indpendent Jewish Voices Canada

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitism

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitismIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) applauds the Montreal City Council for abandoning a motion to adopt the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism today. Right To BoycottJanuary 28, 2020 By:  Indpendent Jewish Voices Canada

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitism

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitismIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) applauds the Montreal City Council for abandoning a motion to adopt the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism today. Right To BoycottJanuary 28, 2020 By:  Indpendent Jewish Voices Canada

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitism

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitismIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) applauds the Montreal City Council for abandoning a motion to adopt the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism today. Right To BoycottJanuary 28, 2020 By:  Indpendent Jewish Voices Canada

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitism

Jewish group applauds Montreal City Council for abandoning controversial definition of antisemitismIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) applauds the Montreal City Council for abandoning a motion to adopt the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism today. Right To BoycottJanuary 28, 2020 By:  Indpendent Jewish Voices Canada

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlements

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlementsIn the NewsITUC, which represents 200 million workers in 163 countries, says companies “are sustaining illegal activities on Palestinian land” and “need to end their illegal presence” Economic BoycottTrade union solidarityFebruary 19, 2020 By:  International Trade Union Confederation

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlements

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlementsIn the NewsITUC, which represents 200 million workers in 163 countries, says companies “are sustaining illegal activities on Palestinian land” and “need to end their illegal presence” Economic BoycottTrade union solidarityFebruary 19, 2020 By:  International Trade Union Confederation

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlements

International Trade Union Confederation calls on companies in UN settlement database to end involvement in settlementsIn the NewsITUC, which represents 200 million workers in 163 countries, says companies “are sustaining illegal activities on Palestinian land” and “need to end their illegal presence” Economic BoycottTrade union solidarityFebruary 19, 2020 By:  International Trade Union Confederation

Israel advocates lose legal battle over Olympia Food Co-op boycott

Israel advocates lose legal battle over Olympia Food Co-op boycottIn the NewsPalestinian rights advocates won a near decade-long legal battle over the Olympia Food Co-op’s decision to boycott Israeli goods, defeating a lawfare campaign by opponents of Palestinian rights. Economic BoycottRight To BoycottFebruary 28, 2020 By:  Electronic Intifada

Israel advocates lose legal battle over Olympia Food Co-op boycott

Israel advocates lose legal battle over Olympia Food Co-op boycottIn the NewsPalestinian rights advocates won a near decade-long legal battle over the Olympia Food Co-op’s decision to boycott Israeli goods, defeating a lawfare campaign by opponents of Palestinian rights. Economic BoycottRight To BoycottFebruary 28, 2020 By:  Electronic Intifada

World Council of Churches call for sanctions against Israel in response to annexation

World Council of Churches call for sanctions against Israel in response to annexationIn the NewsWorld Council of Churches joined by Middle East Council of Churches in call for sanctions if Israel proceeds with annexation. They also call for suspending EU-Israel Association Agreement. Sanctions and governmentsMay 8, 2020 By:  World Council of Churches