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Dr. Steven Salaita Fired for Speaking His Mind on Israel and Gaza

Gale Courey Toensing

8/20/14

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has fired a tenured professor in the American Indian Studies program after he tweeted comments criticizing Israel and its actions in Gaza. 863 more words

Writing

Capture the Flag

Hani Azzam,  July 18, 2014

Boston – Protests in front of Boston’s Israeli consulate have become an all-too-often occurrence for my liking; not due to a lack of justification or righteousness, but rather their necessity. 1,214 more words

Palestine

To Alef, to the only home there is: one another's hearts

“To Alef, the letter
that begins the alphabets
of both Arabic and Hebrew ~
two Semitic languages
sisters for centuries.

May we find the language… 146 more words

Poetry

Teenage US Citizen Beaten by Israeli Police

4 July 2014, occupied Ramallah – Addameer is deeply concerned about the continued and intensified attacks on Palestinian children, especially in the Jerusalem area, as retribution for the discovery of the bodies of three settlers in Hebron after their disappearance on 12 June. 57 more words

Foreign Policy