An interfaith demand for justice in Palestine and Israel
More on Ali Abunimah at the Evanston Public Library
Author Ali Abunimah visits Evanston to discuss the conflict in Gaza and read from his book, The Battle for Justice in Palestine.
Did controversial tweets cost Steven Salaita his U. of I. professorship?
U. of I. appears to have revoked Steven Salaita’s professorship over his incendiary pro-Palestinian tweets.
At Columbia College, a film screening is followed by a charge of bias
A dispute over academic freedom erupts over a Columbia College course on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
A panel about an academic boycott of Israel turns controversial
A panel about an academic boycott of Israel turns controversial.
Propaganda hits social media like a mortar shell
How Jennifer Egan’s New Yorker story presaged the insidious Gaza PR war being waged over social media
Gig poster of the week
This week’s gig poster was designed by Atlas Moth front man Stavros Giannopoulos
“My only weapon…is that I won’t leave this place”
Imprisoned by Egyptian security forces last February for protesting the Israeli siege on Gaza, student activist Philip Rizk explores nonviolent resistance in his documentary “This Palestinian Life,” screening tonight at Wellington United Church of Christ.