Nada Elia

Nada Elia is a Diaspora Palestinian writer and political commentator, currently working on her second book, Who You Callin' "Demographic Threat?": Notes from the Global Intifada. A professor of Gender and Global Studies (retired), she is a member of the steering collective of the US Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (USACBI)

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Monday, April 29, 2019
Indivisible Justice: Why Supporters of Palestine Must Stand With Other Oppressed Communities
An "earthquake" happened in Congress, Mondoweiss reported last month, as a bill initially proposed by Democratic leaders to condemn anti-semitism was significantly modified, within a matter of hours, after intense organising and activism that denounced it as inappropriate. The bill had been drafted...
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A protester holds a sign reading 'Gaza: your silence kills' during a demonstration in Paris on 15 May against Israel’s latest massacre (AFP) Views
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Gaza's Great Return March Massacre: A Turning Point
The opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem on 14 May has rubbed salt into gaping wounds. As "presidential adviser" Ivanka Trump stood gleefully next to a triumphant Benjamin Netanyahu at the heart of the illegally annexed city, Israel was engaging in yet another massacre less than 100km to the...
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Sunday, November 27, 2016
‘Tis the Season, to Boycott!
One of the accusations most frequently lobbed at BDS activists (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel) is that “boycotts are divisive.” Apparently, they drive a wedge in society, pitting community members against each other. Our response has consistently been that the division is already...
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Monday, August 08, 2016
Hillary Clinton Is No Feminist: Just Look at Her Stance on Palestine
With Hillary Clinton now running as the Democratic Party's official nominee, there has been much discussion about the glass ceiling finally shattering now that a woman is running for president on a major party ticket for the first time in US history. "I can't believe we just put the biggest crack...
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