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USACBI Delegation Reports

USACBI recently organized a delegation of distinguished scholars to Palestine. The delegation, which included J. Kehaulani Kauanui, Neferti Tadiar, Bill Mullen, Nikhil Pal Singh and Robin D.G. Kelley, visited with Palestinian academics and advocates. All delegation members have become USACBI Advisory Board Members.

Please view delegation members' radio interviews and articles.

Delegation members are available for speaking engagements and media interviews. Please contact usacbi@usacbi.org.



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Audio: USACBI’s David Lloyd on academic boycott and the Steven Salaita case

Audio: USACBI’s David Lloyd on academic boycott and the Steven Salaita case

David Lloyd, professor at the University of California at Riverside, and member of the USACBI Organizing Committee, was interviewed on two radio shows on September...

 
Over 1,200 Scholars Boycott University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Until Professor Steven Salaita Reinstated

Over 1,200 Scholars Boycott University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Until Professor Steven Salaita Reinstated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2014 Contact: Jordana Rosenberg, mutinyandbounty@gmail.com Jess Ghannam, jess.ghannam@gmail.com David Palumbo-Liu, djpl.2008@gmail.com URBANA-CHAMPAIGN...

 
USACBI Condemns UIUC Firing of Arab-American Scholar Steven Salaita

USACBI Condemns UIUC Firing of Arab-American Scholar Steven Salaita

TAKE ACTION! Sign the petition to support Professor Steven Salaita: www.change.org/petitions/phyllis-m-wise-we-demand-corrective-action-on-the-scandalous-firing-of-palestinian-american-professor-dr-steven-salaita TAKE...

 
 

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Boycott Israeli Cinema and TV Studies Conference at Tel Aviv University

Boycott Israeli Cinema and TV Studies Conference at Tel Aviv University

Please add your signature to this Call by sending an e-mail with your name, affiliation (if desired), and location to boycottTAUfilmconference@gmail.com. Affirming...

 

Action Alert: Tell Alicia Keys to cancel her scheduled concert!

Alicia Keys is scheduled to perform to an audience of 11,000 in Tel Aviv on 4 July 2013. Following calls from Alice Walker, Roger Waters, Boycott from Within and...

 
Take Action: Vote for G4S as worst company of the year

Take Action: Vote for G4S as worst company of the year

The Palestinian Boycott National Committee issued the following call to action, urging supporters of BDS to vote for G4S as the “Worst Company of the Year”...

 
 

Delegation Updates »

Social Text: The US Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel: Unsettling Exceptionalisms

Social Text: The US Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel: Unsettling Exceptionalisms

Social Text journal is launching an online dossier of articles by the members of the USACBI delegation to Palestine, edited by Neferti Tadiar. The following article,...

 
April 28: Nikhil Pal Singh at Brooklyn Peace Fair

April 28: Nikhil Pal Singh at Brooklyn Peace Fair

“Palestine and Global Justice” Recently returned from a US scholars’ delegation to Israel and Occupied Palestine, where he met with people in the...

 
Palestine Diaries by Nikhil Pal Singh

Palestine Diaries by Nikhil Pal Singh

The following essay, by USACBI Delegation member Nikhil Pal Singh of NYU, was published in Jadaliyya on February 13, 2012. When I told the Israeli border official...

 
 

Recent BDS News »

Over 500 Middle East scholars and librarians call for academic boycott of Israel

Over 500 Middle East scholars and librarians call for academic boycott of Israel

The following letter calling on scholars and librarians within Middle East studies to boycott Israeli academic institutions was submitted in the name of the below...

 
Over 1,200 Scholars Boycott University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Until Professor Steven Salaita Reinstated

Over 1,200 Scholars Boycott University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Until Professor Steven Salaita Reinstated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2014 Contact: Jordana Rosenberg, mutinyandbounty@gmail.com Jess Ghannam, jess.ghannam@gmail.com David Palumbo-Liu, djpl.2008@gmail.com URBANA-CHAMPAIGN...

 
Movement for Aloha No ka ʻĀina (MANA) in solidarity with the Palestinian struggle

Movement for Aloha No ka ʻĀina (MANA) in solidarity with the Palestinian struggle

The following statement of solidarity with Palestine was read at the solidarity rally on August 13, fronting Kennedy Theatre at the University of Hawai’i. ‪#‎freehawaii‬ ‪#‎freepalestine‬ Movement...

 
Cultural Studies Association Executive Committee Condemns Israel’s Attacks on Palestinian Universities

Cultural Studies Association Executive Committee Condemns Israel’s Attacks on Palestinian Universities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2014 Press Contact: csamedia@csalateral.org The Cultural Studies Association (CSA) Executive Committee strongly condemns the continuing...

 
 

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Social Text: Periscope



Social Text journal is launching an online dossier of articles by the members of the USACBI delegation to Palestine:

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