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Northeastern U. Duel Over Pro-Palestinian Group Mirrors Nationwide Fight

March 19, 2014

By Cara Hogan at The Jewish Daily Forward

BOSTON — Like Alan Dershowitz, his former teacher and Harvard Law School colleague, Boston attorney Harvey Silverglate is both a strong supporter of Israel and a passionate free speech advocate. So Silverglate had two reactions when Northeastern University unceremoniously suspended its campus chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine...