The bill has been held up over objections that it interferes with academic freedom and Americans’ constitutionally guaranteed right to free speech.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted 411-1 for a bill that would force President Trump to nominate an anti-Semitism envoy, a position that has been vacant since he took office. The definition of anti-Semitism the position uses includes certain criticisms of Israel.
Say what? We have free speech rights to criticize our own nation or any other nation in the world, but.... Hmmm, maybe the U.S. is not our nation.