Judge Rules Pro-Israel Students Cannot Anonymously Sue UMass Amherst Over Palestine Event

 Judge Rules Pro-Israel Students Cannot Anonymously Sue UMass Amherst Over Palestine Event

You may not be aware, but the lawsuit against the University of Massachusetts Amherst over its May event “Not Backing Down: Israel, Free Speech and the Battle for Palestinian Human Rights,” is still in play – sort of.  While the court allowed the event to take place, the anonymous plaintiffs did not drop the lawsuit, and the question of whether UMass Amherst violated Massachusetts discrimination laws and breached its contract with the anonymous pro-Israeli students is still before the court. But that lawsuit is now in limbo.

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Palestine Legal Stands With Ilhan Omar

Palestine Legal Stands With Ilhan Omar

Palestine Legal supports Ilhan Omar, the right to engage in boycotts for Palestinian rights, and the growing community of people who believe in freedom, equality and justice in Palestine.

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Dima Khalidi in Jacobin

Dima Khalidi in Jacobin

“To resist the reactionary right-wing onslaught that threatens all of us, we must stand together, from Standing Rock to Ferguson, until we are all free, from every river to every sea.”

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Temple Agrees Marc Lamont Hill Protected, But Still Condemns His Speech

Temple Agrees Marc Lamont Hill Protected, But Still Condemns His Speech

Attacks on Hill Are Part of a Campaign to Silence Criticism of Israel

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Firing Marc Lamont Hill Would Violate the First Amendment

Firing Marc Lamont Hill Would Violate the First Amendment

Temple must protect its faculty’s academic freedom and First Amendment rights to talk about matters of public import, and CNN must show its commitment to diverse viewpoints.

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