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MassPIRG kicks off for the fall semester -

September 22, 2016

UMass Resistance Studies Initiative hosts activist and author George Lakey -

September 22, 2016

UMass field hockey readies for tough tests against Stanford, Boston College -

September 22, 2016

Calling the shots: everything you need to know about the flu vaccine -

September 22, 2016

UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians -

September 22, 2016

Astronomy department head hosting sundial and sky-watching event -

September 22, 2016

UMass football looks to pull off upset against Mississippi State Saturday -

September 22, 2016

Cyr: Comis? Ford? Here’s how I would handle the UMass quarterback situation this weekend against Mississippi State -

September 22, 2016

An unofficial presidential debate drinking game for the unruly masses -

September 22, 2016

Stop sweating the small stuff -

September 22, 2016

In defense of being uncomfortable -

September 22, 2016

Please go to sleep -

September 22, 2016

VIDEO – ‘Life in the Dollhouse: Wes Anderson and the Dollhouse Aesthetic’ -

September 22, 2016

Student struck by car near UMass’ Mullins Center -

September 21, 2016

President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Nick Rampone anticipate productive year at SGA -

September 21, 2016

Symposium hosts discussion on safety for journalism students -

September 21, 2016

Andrew Ford, Ross Comis still battling for UMass football’s starting QB position -

September 21, 2016

UMass tight end Adam Breneman becoming latest to thrive in Whipple’s offense -

September 21, 2016

UMass men’s soccer gets set for another difficult road test against Vermont -

September 21, 2016

What I learned from wearing nail polish -

September 21, 2016

Letter: Resolution affirms human rights

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

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

Letter: Proposed resolution stigmatizes Israel

Collegian File Photo

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

(Jessica Picard/ Daily Collegian)

UMass’ Students for Justice in Palestine hosted talk Thursday.

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

(Daily Collegian Archives)

Israeli government allegedly employs same tactics as propagandists.

Listening with the intent to understand

Tristam Sparks/Flickr)

Learning that others think differently from you is essential.

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

Courtesy of Strand Releasing

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

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

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

Jessica Picard/Daily Collegian

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

University Union’s first debate tackles Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

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

Combatants for Peace Official Facebook Page

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

Official Congregation Bnai Israel Facebook Page

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, a Palestinian American gives a lecture on why imposing costs on Israel is necessary. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

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

(Andy Castillo/Daily Collegian)

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?

(Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times)

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.

To Answer the Unanswerable

In this last installment of his three part series, columnist Roy Ribitzky examines the chances of and his hopes for peace in the Middle East.

The Last Olive Branch?

In the second installment of his three-part series, Collegian columnist Roy Ribitzky traces the modern history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

The Seeds of Conflict

With a UN vote on Palestinian statehood approaching, Roy Ribitzky narrates a history of the conflict.

Palestinian activist Omar Barghouti to discuss new book, recent developments in Gaza

Palestinian activist Omar Barghouti will speak tonight at the University of Massachusetts about these recent developments in Gaza and to promote his new book.