Bernie Sanders is the First Presidential Candidate to Ever Address the Arab American Caucus

Sen. Bernie Sanders became the first-ever presidential candidate to ever address the California Democratic Party’s Arab American Caucus on Saturday evening during the California Democratic Party convention in San Francisco. Iyad Afalqa, chairman of the Caucus and former Sanders delegate at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, introduced him and made that announcement. https://youtu.be/so6CivX169k The Arab … Continue reading Bernie Sanders is the First Presidential Candidate to Ever Address the Arab American Caucus

Federal court blocks law aimed to criminalize boycotting Israel in this State..

PHOENIX — A federal court today blocked an Arizona law that requires state contractors to certify that they will not boycott Israel, finding that the law likely violates state contractors’ free speech rights under the First Amendment. “A restriction of one’s ability to participate in collective calls to oppose Israel unquestionably burdens the protected expression … Continue reading Federal court blocks law aimed to criminalize boycotting Israel in this State..

House Democrats Condemn Trump Administration’s Actions Harming the Palestinian People

U.S. Representatives Mark Pocan (WI-02), James P. McGovern (MA-02), Barbara Lee (CA-13), Betty McCollum (MN-04), Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03), and Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) today released the following statement condemning the Trump Administration’s recent actions harming the Palestinian people. “We are alarmed by the Trump Administration’s blatant attempts at exacerbating the ongoing humanitarian crisis in the Palestinian … Continue reading House Democrats Condemn Trump Administration’s Actions Harming the Palestinian People