Who We Are

Organizing Committee

Feras Abou-Galala, University of California, Riverside

Dunya Alwan, Birthright Unplugged

Nada Elia, Antioch University, Seattle

Read Nada Elia’s “A turning point for the US solidarity movement”

Andrew Felluss, Music Producer/Artists Against Apartheid

Manzar Foroohar, California Polytechnic State University

Jess Ghannam, University of California, San Francisco

Sherna Berger Gluck, California State University, Long Beach

Listen to Sherna Gluck interview Richard Falk on BDS

Salah D. Hassan, Michigan State University

Musa al-Hindi, Independent Scholar

Remi Kanazi, poet, writer, editor

Watch Remi Kanazi perform his poetry on GRIT TV

Charlotte Kates, Community Organizer, Labor for Palestine

David Klein, California State University, Northridge

Read David Klein’s “Support for Israel must stop”

Dennis Kortheuer, California State University, Long Beach

Michael Letwin, Co-Convener, New York City Labor Against the War; Former President, Association of Legal Aid Attorneys/UAW Local 2325; Al-Awda, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition-NY

David Lloyd, University of Southern California

Read David Lloyd’s “Protest takes nonviolent approach toward preserving intellectual freedom in Israel”

Sunaina Maira, University of California, Davis

Edie Pistolesi, California State University, Northridge

Steven Salaita, Virginia Tech

Fayyad Sbaihat, Carnegie Mellon University

Founding Members

Rabab Abdulhadi, San Francisco State University

Lara Deeb, Scripps College

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, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan