Trump’s Executive Order on Anti-Semitism Attacks Free Speech, Palestinians, and Jews

Dima Khalidi discusses the legal and civil society ramifications of President Trump’s executive order adopting the controversial IHRA working definition on antisemitism, defining Judaism as a race or nationality, which would threaten free speech on US campuses and sow divisions among US Jews, and criminalize the BDS movement. The post Trump’s Executive Order on Anti-Semitism […]

How Israel/Palestine Became a Central Issue in US Politics

Alex Kane discusses how US-Israel relations evolved from a bipartisan to a partisan issue in recent years and how Israel/Palestine serves a symbol for other social struggles over social justice in the US The post How Israel/Palestine Became a Central Issue in US Politics appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/how-israel-palestine-became-central-issue-us-politics Droolin’ Dog […]

A Modern-Day Colonial Plantation Seeks Influence Over Trump

Psagot Winery from the occupied West Bank hired the lobbying firm Covington and Burling to sow conflict between the Trump administration and the EU, in order to gain leverage in its legal struggle to mis-label its wines as being products of Israel. The post A Modern-Day Colonial Plantation Seeks Influence Over Trump appeared first on […]