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‘Stopping Genocide and Mass Atrocities by Stopping the War Profiteers’ talk at UMass -

February 19, 2017

UMass hockey falls to No. 6 UMass Lowell for third time this season -

February 18, 2017

UMass hockey breakdown in final minutes of the second period on route to 5-2 loss to UMass Lowell -

February 18, 2017

Notebook: Jack Gibbs stars as UMass men’s basketball team drops game to Davidson Saturday -

February 18, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops another close game, falls to Davidson Saturday afternoon -

February 18, 2017

Local blogger Larry Kelley dies in car crash, remembered by community -

February 18, 2017

REPORT: UMass football to name Ed Pinkham as next defensive coordinator -

February 18, 2017

UMass students skip class to stand in solidarity with undocumented immigrants and refugees -

February 18, 2017

NPR Education Correspondent Eric Westervelt talks on future of education -

February 18, 2017

Faculty of journalism department discusses failures of journalism during Trump era -

February 16, 2017

UMass hockey prepares for third and final match-up against No. 6 UMass Lowell on Saturday -

February 16, 2017

Panelists hold discussion on embodying global coalitions -

February 16, 2017

Journalist speaks on criminalization of youth in the United States -

February 16, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse heads to Florida in search of first win of 2017 -

February 16, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to get offense back on track against Ohio State -

February 16, 2017

Duquesne stomps UMass men’s basketball 96-66 in Pittsburgh -

February 16, 2017

UMass softball focuses on mental approach ahead of Madeira Beach Invitational -

February 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball drops eighth straight in loss at Richmond -

February 16, 2017

‘50 Shades Darker’ steams up all windows in the nation -

February 16, 2017

’20th Century Women’ is a love letter to women across generations -

February 16, 2017

Hanan Ashrawi speaks on prospect of peace in Palestine

Internationally recognized diplomat talks at Amherst College.

Castro and decolonization

Colleen Dehais discusses the death of Fidel Castro in the context of decolonization.

Pamela Olson gives talk on “Fast Times in Palestine”

An event by Students for Justice in Palestine on Tuesday night featured Pamela Olson, author of a book about Palestine and the conflicts within it.

Israeli writer Ari Shavit speaks at Integrative Learning Center

The author of “My Promised Land” aimed to facilitate a civil discussion about Israel on campus Wednesday night.

Letter: Resolution affirms human rights

UMass faculty members pen a letter of support for the Graduate Employee Organization

Letter: Proposed resolution stigmatizes Israel

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…

Palestinian university students shine light on education struggles in Palestine

UMass’ Students for Justice in Palestine hosted talk Thursday.

Documentary argues that American public is manipulated to sympathize with Israel in conflict against Palestine

Israeli government allegedly employs same tactics as propagandists.

Listening with the intent to understand

Learning that others think differently from you is essential.

‘A Borrowed Identity’ focuses on friendship and love, not politics

Director Eran Riklis’ new drama uses the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a subtle backdrop for an affecting coming-of-age narrative.

Million Student March to be held Thursday

The event, which organizers hope will spur future student activism, will demand liquidation of student debt, $15 minimum wage and tuition-free higher education.

My reservations about Bernie

Foreign policy is Sanders’ major shortcoming, and that’s a problem.

University Union’s first debate tackles Israeli-Palestinian conflict

The new RSO presented multiple perspectives of the Middle Eastern conflict and drew a large audience Tuesday evening.

Former Middle Eastern foes advocate for peace

Israelis and Palestinians discuss a resolution for the conflict between their respective countries during a Hampshire College event.

Former Israeli soldiers and Palestinian fighters to speak in Pioneer Valley

Former combatants aim to highlight their desire for a nonviolent end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine.

Palestinian political analyst gives lecture on the ‘BDS Imperative’

Yousef Munayyer encouraged the international community to boycott Israeli businesses, Jewish Israelis to stand in solidarity with Palestinians.

Discussion on Palestine incorporates history as well as recent posters targeting SJP

UMass professors and members of SJP join forces to educate on the nature of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Letter: What’s behind the curtains on Birthright trips?

Hannah Friedstein recounts the racial discrimination and racial binaries she experienced during her Birthright trip and offers a critical perspective of the program.

Students for Justice in Palestine aims to spread awareness, not argue

New club Students for Justice in Palestine focuses on educating the UMass community about human rights.

Student rally in support of Gaza

Students gathered outside of the Student Union yesterday to voice their opinions on the on-going Israeli-Palestinian conflict.