The Daily Northwestern

Illinois considering a bill to punish companies that boycott Israel

Kevin Mathew, Copy Chief

May 8, 2015

Illinois will not invest in companies that boycott Israel if a new bill passes. The policy, which could be the first in the United States to take action against the boycotts, would affect companies that take “actions that...

Letter to the Editor: Moderates or moderators of erasure?

Hazim Abdullah, Ruba Assaf, Serene Darwish, Dalia Fuleihan, Moira Geary, Hagar Gomaa, Zahra Haider, Marcel Hanna, Aneesa Johnson, Alexa Klein-Mayer, Omar Shanti, and Noah Whinston

April 23, 2015

On Tuesday evening, J Street U Northwestern hosted an event to present both a “Palestinian perspective” and an Israeli one on “major milestones in Israel’s history.” The Israeli occupation of Palestinians cannot be reduced...

Letter to the Editor: Democracy on and off campus

Elliot Reichert

February 22, 2015

As a Northwestern alumnus and a current employee of the University, I have watched the debate surrounding a proposed divestment from the Israeli occupation closely but silently. I have opinions on the issue, but because I am...