UMass Amherst faces new lawsuit over event implicating Israeli-Palestinian conflict
The Amherst suit is the latest example of an attempt to use the State Department’s definition of anti-Semitism as a legal argument for campus censorship.
Anonymous students filed a lawsuit against UMass Amherst, asking a court to prevent a panel featuring Roger Waters, Linda Sarsour, and Marc Lamont Hill.
UPDATE: Judge denies students' request to order
to halt a panel about Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
faces a lawsuit seeking to compel it to cancel a panel on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
, the lawsuit trying to stop #BDS event at UMass is not only meritless, it proves
prediction that uncertainty around adoption of state department's anti-semitism definition would lead some to wield it as a tool of censorship.