HUGE NEWS! There’s a new bill in Congress to defend Palestinian children’s human rights
November 14, 2017

We have exciting news. Today, Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) introduced a bill in Congress calling for an end to Israel’s separate-and-unequal…

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AIPAC is flailing
October 17, 2017

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is flailing to salvage one of its legislative priorities, the Israel Anti-Boycott Act. Thanks…

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Issa Amro’s whirlwind Capitol Hill tour
October 6, 2017

From left to right: Rep. Lowenthal, Rep. McCollum, Issa Amro, Rep. Pocan, Rep. Beyer and Rep. Ellison. It has been a…

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Josh Ruebner on BDS Ban
July 28, 2017

Legislators might be backing off something called the Israel Anti-Boycott Act, which the ACLU said looked a lot like an unconstitutional…

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Let’s Show Congress Our #Resistance
July 27, 2017

You’ve got to watch this video of a constituent confronting Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) at a town hall meeting last weekend…

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“Alarm Has Been Raised” Over Congress’ Anti-BDS Bill
July 27, 2017

Nora Barrows-Friedman interviews Policy Director Josh Ruebner for the Electronic Intifada’s podcast on the Israel Anti-Boycott Act (starts at 8:00). “Alarm…

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Israel anti-boycott bill could have ‘chilling effect,’ free speech advocates say
July 24, 2017

United Press International interviews Policy Director Josh Ruebner about the unconstitutionality of the Israel Anti-Boycott Act. Josh Ruebner, policy director at…

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Boycott Israel, Go to Jail?
July 20, 2017

A bipartisan Senate bill would make boycotting Israel punishable by up to 20 years in prison. But a new pushback from…

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