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Abdulhadi Moves to Dismiss Lawfare Lawsuit

Reposted from Palestine Legal Media Contact: Zoha Khalili, Palestine Legal, 510-246-7321, zkhalili@palestinelegal.org San Francisco, CA – Lawyers for San Francisco State University (SFSU) and SFSU Professor Rabab Abdulhadi will appear in federal court in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 8, to respond to an attempt by a right-wing Israel advocacy group to stop professors from …

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Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander Statement on Solidarity with Palestine

To add your name, please sign on to the statement at this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeLpPJWsvgY3HknsMfhJ490BbvmEiawRkHoQEGqdRqyYcOD8g/viewform?c=0&w=1 Asian American Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Statement on Solidarity with Palestine As peoples in the Americas whose ancestors come from countries in Asia, Hawaii, and the Pacific Islands, and as members of indigenous communities in these regions, we issue this statement of …

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California Faculty Association: Resolution in Support of the Academic Freedom of Prof. Abdulhadi

This resolution is reprinted from the website of the California Faculty Association: https://www.calfac.org/item/resolution-defense-academic-freedom-professor-abdulhadi-0 1. Whereas, Prof. Abdulhadi has been listed as a defendant, along with several campus administrators including President Wong in a lawsuit initiated by the Lawfare Project on June 19th 2017 accusing SFSU of anti-Semitism; and   1A. Whereas, all expressions of Islamophobia, anti-Semitism, racism, LGBTQ discrimination, etc. …

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Federal Judge Will Dismiss “Lawfare” Suit Against SFSU and Professor Abdulhadi

Contact: Liz Jackson, Palestine Legal, 510-206-6800, ljackson@palestinelegal.org David Spero, Jewish for Peace, 415-987-1401, david.media.jvp@gmail.com San Francisco, Nov. 8, 2017 – A federal judge said he will dismiss a frivolous lawsuit demanding the censorship of scholarship and activism on Palestine at San Francisco State University (SFSU). Professor Rabab Abdulhadi and SFSU argued that the suit was an attempt to compel the university to …

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November 8, San Francisco: Support Academic Freedom and Professor Rabab Abdulhadi

Wednesday, November 8 1 pm to 3 pm Philip Burton Federal Building San Francisco, CA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/165219754060669/ DEFEND ACADEMIC FREEDOM! DROP THE LAWSUIT! STOP ISLAMOPHOBIA! DEFEAT HATE! In June 2017, the pro-Israel group The Lawfare Project filed a lawsuit against San Francisco State University (SFSU) and Professor Rabab Abdulhadi falsely charging them with anti-semitism. On …

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November 7, San Francisco: Zionism, Fascism and the Free Speech Debates – A Fundraiser for the Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi Defense Fund

Tuesday, November 7 6 pm to 9 pm 518 Valencia St. San Francisco, CA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/122061071812251/ Appetizers and Drinks Will be Provided Sponsored by the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild Co-Sponsors: Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM), Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC), Anti Police-Terror Project (APTP), Alliance of South Asians Taking …

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Call for Proposals: Teaching Palestine: Pedagogical Praxis and the Indivisibility of Justice

Teaching Palestine: Pedagogical Praxis and the Indivisibility of Justice An International Conference Call for Proposals Date: March 12-30, 2018 Deadline: November 15, 2017 Organized by: Arab and Muslim Ethnicities and Diasporas Studies San Francisco State University USA Ibrahim Abu Lughod Institute for International Studies, Birzeit University Palestine   Institute of Women Studies Birzeit University Palestine & …

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Sign on: Defend Academic Freedom at San Francisco State

Please add your name to the statement below. To sign on, please use the Google Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeeArXzfd9MNbGqCIqNGnz3y_yFwYo34Gj1AZEdBiJsW_hizw/viewform Dear President Wong and CSU Board of Trustees: We undersigned want to express opposition to the ongoing defamation, intimidation, and assaults against the academic freedom of SFSU faculty members by the right-wing Zionist organization, The Lawfare Project. This is …

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Jewish Statement of support for Professor Rabab Abdulhadi, and students at SFSU under attack by anti-Arab, anti-Muslim group

The following statement has already received over 350 signatures from Jewish supporters of Professor Rabab Abdulhadi. To add your name visit here.  July 14, 2017 As members of Jewish communities across the United States and around the world, we stand in solidarity with Professor Rabab Ibrahim Abdulhadi, General Union of Palestinian Students and other students and advocates …

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Samidoun statement of solidarity with Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi against racist “lawfare” attacks

The original statement is available at the Samidoun website: Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network expresses our strongest solidarity with Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi as she confronts racist attacks, including a federal lawsuit launched by right-wing Zionist organizations. The “Lawfare Project” filed a lawsuit against Prof. Abdulhadi, director of the Arab and Muslim Ethnicities and Diasporas (AMED) program at San Francisco State University …

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