Israel controlled all Palestinian mail until an agreement last year, and would frequently hold up packages for screening.
Rather than piling on these young women of color with their historic victories, we should recognize our own community’s struggles regarding Israel.
“So much is about, ‘let’s choose a side,’” she said. “I am for making sure that every single person there has every right to thrive.”
The impact of BDS — and its professed anti-Semitic undertones — on a student is highly individualized, both to the student and to the campus.
These universities have lots of Israel clubs and academic opportunities, and are largely free from BDS activity. Is your school on the list?
Beinart’s airport ordeal of being questioned is part of a series of events that have been taking place this summer at Israel’s entry borders.
When the Netanyahu government treats journalists and activists like potential terrorists at the border, how does that make anyone safer?
Israelis are coming to our Reform centers and synagogues to seek community, prayer and social action, but mostly to celebrate life.
By detaining me, the Israeli government reminded us that if we want to be proud of our future, we’ll have to fight for it.
All we can do in Gaza and Israel is refuse to be blinded by the narratives on both sides and see the truth for what it is