Blacklists are Back: Freedom of Speech and the Israel Lobby | Woodstock Town Hall | Lectures & Talks | Hudson Valley; Chronogram

Lectures & Talks

Blacklists are Back: Freedom of Speech and the Israel Lobby

When: Sun., March 18, 2-3:30 p.m. 2018

Three speakers from the Hudson Valley will share their stories of how their human rights efforts were opposed by the Israel Lobby. One is a prominent journalist who was forced into retirement for writing articles about the West Bank. Another is a political activist who tried to introduce a human rights resolution to the Dutchess Co. legislature, and the third is a student from Fordham University whose organization, Students for Justice in Palestine, was thrown off campus. Sponsored by: Middle East Crisis Response, Hudson Valley BDS, Jewish Voice for Peace-HV, and Veterans for Peace.

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