Organizing Collective

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Sumaya Awad, Adalah Justice Project

Cynthia Franklin, University of Hawai’i at Manoa.

Read Cynthia Franklin’s “Sightseeing in the Apartheid State: From Ben Gurion to the West Bank”

Jess Ghannam, University of California, San Francisco

Terri Ginsberg, Concordia University (Montréal); Academics for Palestine – Concordia

Read Terri Ginsberg’s “U.S. University Chiefs’ Shameful Embrace of Israel”

Charlotte Kates, Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, National Lawyers Guild

John King, composer/guitarist/violist, composer ‘Free Palestine’

David Klein, California State University, Northridge

Read David Klein’s “The Academic Boycott of Israel Supports Human Rights”

Michael Letwin, Labor for Palestine; Jews for Palestinian Right of Return; Former President, Association of Legal Aid Attorneys/UAW 2325 (NYC)

Rima Najjar Merriman, Al-Quds University

Bill Mullen, Purdue University

David Palumbo-Liu, Stanford University

Read David Palumbo-Liu’s “Millennials are over Israel: A new generation, outraged over Gaza, rejects Washington’s reflexive support”

Andrew Ross, New York University

Daniel Segal, Pitzer College

Read Daniel Segal’s “Why Israel?” in Inside Higher Ed and “Teaching Palestine-Israel: A Pedagogy of Delay and Suspension” from the Review of Middle East Studies.

C. Heike Schotten, University of Massachusetts, Boston

Malini Schueller, University of Florida

Robert Trivers, Biosocial Research Foundation

Omar Zahzah, writer, poet, independent scholar; Education and Advocacy Coordinator for Eyewitness Palestine

Founding Members

Rabab Abdulhadi, San Francisco State University

Lara Deeb, Scripps College

Sherna Berger Gluck, California State University, Long Beach

Listen to Sherna Gluck interview Richard Falk on BDS

Sondra Hale, University of California, Los Angeles

Read Sondra Hale’s “Critics of the AAUP Report”

Marcy Newman

Read Marcy Newman’s “The Fallacy of Academic Freedom and the Academic Boycott of Israel”

Magid Shihade, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestine