Racism and Human Rights in Israel/Palestine

A Panel Discussion Panelists Eve Spangler is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Boston College and the author of Understanding Israel/Palestine: Race, Nation, and Human Rights in the Conflict.  She defines her work as public sociology – work at the intersection of social research and social justice.  […]


Palestine/Israel in the Trump Era

This article appeared in our Spring 2017 Newsletter Despite the Trump administration’s contradictory policies, MAPA’s Palestine/Israel working group is keeping on, to advance Palestinian rights and for our own sanity, and to add new issues as needed: e.g., opposing David Friedman as ambassador to Israel. […]

The Occupation of the American Mind (Film)

Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice and the Environment will be showing the film The Occupation of the American Mind. Israel’s ongoing military occupation of Palestinian territory and its repeated invasions of the Gaza strip have triggered a fierce backlash against Israeli policies virtually everywhere in the […]

Report From Israel/Palestine

The GRALTA Foundation continues to explore the Israel-Palestine conflict with reports on our January Study Tour to Israel/Palestine. Bemis Hall, 15 Bedford Road, Lincoln, MA on Sunday, March 19 at 1 PM. Two members of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Denise Provost (D-Somerville) and Paul […]