HAW at the AHA
Resolution to be considered to the 2016 Business Meeting of the American Historical Association
PROTECTING THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION IN THE OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES
WHEREAS, members of the historical profession support the Right to Education, including the universal access to higher education enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights;
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the AHA upholds the rights of Palestinian faculty and students to pursue their education and research freely; and therefore,
Impediments To Education In The Occupied Palestinian Territories, edited by Sherna Berger Gluck, Emerita faculty, California State University, Long Beach. Introduction by Sa'ed Atshan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies, Swarthmore College. A publication of the Palestine-Israel Working Group of Historians Against the War (September 2015).
International Human Rights Law: Violations by Israel and the Problem of Enforcement, by Alice Lynd with the assistance of Staughton Lynd. A publication of the Palestine-Israel Working Group of Historians Against the War (August 2014).
Academia Undermined: Israeli Restrictions on Foreign National Academics in Palestinian Higher Education Institutions,” Report of the Campaign for the Right to Enter the Occupied Palestinian Territories, 2013.
Ad in AHA Perspectives (September 2015)
AHA defeats HAW resolution on right to education (HAW report)
Historians Reject Resolution Condemning Israel's Treatment of Palestinians (History News Network, January 9, 2016)
Historian Group Rejects a Resolution Condemning Israel (New York Times, January 9, 2016)
Proposed Resolution on Palestinian Academic Freedom Defeated at AHA Annual Meeting (AHA, January 10, 2016; also published in February 2016 issue of Perspectives on History)
Historians Reject Measure Criticizing Israel (Inside Higher Ed, January 11, 2016)
Deja Vu: Historians will once again be debating a resolution about Israel at the annual AHA convention (History News Network, September 7, 2015)