Internationally recognized diplomat talks at Amherst College.
The author of “My Promised Land” aimed to facilitate a civil discussion about Israel on campus Wednesday night.
Isaac Simon discusses how the recent passing of two influential family members motivates him to continue their life work.
UMass faculty members pen a letter of support for the Graduate Employee Organization
To the Editors: The UMass Graduate Employees Union (United Automobile Workers affiliated) is now currently debating and voting on a resolution as to whether their organization should join the “BDS movement,” a campaign to isolate and stigmatize Israel based on a one-sided and radical perspective on the Middle East conflict. It is disappointing to us as faculty that the University of Massachusetts graduate students are considering this misguided and polarizing action. These resolutions, which blame one side entirely for a complex historical conflict, do not promote peace and dialogue between Palestinians and Israelis. They encourage polarization by stigmatizing any engagement…
Documentary argues that American public is manipulated to sympathize with Israel in conflict against Palestine
Israeli government allegedly employs same tactics as propagandists.
Director Eran Riklis’ new drama uses the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a subtle backdrop for an affecting coming-of-age narrative.
UMass SJP refutes claims made about the goals of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions in an op-ed written last week.
Carly Korman discusses the SJP and its uneasy role at the recent Million Student March
The event, which organizers hope will spur future student activism, will demand liquidation of student debt, $15 minimum wage and tuition-free higher education.
Foreign policy is Sanders’ major shortcoming, and that’s a problem.
The new RSO presented multiple perspectives of the Middle Eastern conflict and drew a large audience Tuesday evening.
Israelis and Palestinians discuss a resolution for the conflict between their respective countries during a Hampshire College event.
Former combatants aim to highlight their desire for a nonviolent end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine.
Yousef Munayyer encouraged the international community to boycott Israeli businesses, Jewish Israelis to stand in solidarity with Palestinians.
Trust between nations is always a serious issue when it comes to nuclear weapons.
Nightclub event supports Baystate Children’s Hospital and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
Students can now study abroad in Israel for the spring semester after all programs were originally suspended in August.
Hannah Friedstein recounts the racial discrimination and racial binaries she experienced during her Birthright trip and offers a critical perspective of the program.
Karen Podorefsky describes the impact that her trip to Israel had on her cultural views and why all students should participate.