Judith Butler is a professor in the Comparative Literature and Critical Theory department at the University of California, Berkeley. They are the author of several books on feminist theory, continental philosophy and contemporary politics.
Contrary to what Goldberg has written, I believe that the only version of BDS that can be defended is one that is compatible with principles of academic freedom.
Despite a campaign to silence them, philosophers Judith Butler and Omar Barghouti spoke at Brooklyn College on Thursday night. In an exclusive, The Nation presents the text of Butler’s remarks.