Senate HELP Committee Approves Nomination of Anti-Palestinian Crusader Kenneth Marcus

Senate HELP Committee Approves Nomination of Anti-Palestinian Crusader Kenneth Marcus

Today the US Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions committee approved the nomination of Kenneth L. Marcus to head the Office for Civil Rights in the US Department of Education.

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Dima Khalidi in The Nation

Dima Khalidi in The Nation

"Kenneth Marcus has a history of opposing affirmative action and attacking the First Amendment rights of Israel critics."

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Statement on Israel's Blacklist

Statement on Israel's Blacklist

Israel’s latest action should trouble all who value democracy, including our constitutional rights here in the U.S.

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Dima Khalidi and Ahmad Awad Interview with Democracy Now!

Dima Khalidi and Ahmad Awad Interview with Democracy Now!

Director Dima Khalidi and lead petitioner in the Fordham lawsuit Ahmad Awad were interviewed by Democracy Now! on January 4, 2018. 

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Manhattan Court Hears Case on Fordham’s Justice for Palestine Club Ban

Manhattan Court Hears Case on Fordham’s Justice for Palestine Club Ban

On Wednesday, Fordham students denied permission by their university to start a Students for Justice in Palestine club argued their case before a Manhattan judge.

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Dima and Rashid Khalidi on KPFK's Middle East in Focus

Dima and Rashid Khalidi on KPFK's Middle East in Focus

Palestine Legal's Director Dima Khalidi and Columbia University Professor Rashid Khalidi spoke with Estee Chandler, host of KPFK's Middle East in Focus.

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Court Hearing for Fordham SJP Lawsuit Scheduled in Early January

Court Hearing for Fordham SJP Lawsuit Scheduled in Early January

Activists asked supporters to join the Fordham students in court as they fight for their right to organize as an SJP club on campus. The hearing in the case will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern at the Manhattan Civil Courthouse (111 Center Street, Rm 1127B, New York, NY).

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