Posted on: June 22, 2022 Posted by: Mitchell Plitnick Comments: 0

A Court of Appeals ruling has stated that boycotts are not protected speech. The case, as you might expect, involves the BDS movement calling for economic actions against Israel. But the ruling is a major threat to the First Amendment and the very concept of both free speech and popular civic activism.

I report on and analyze the case and the ruling in my latest piece for Mondoweiss.