LATEST NEWS ON ANTI-SEMITISM
Fliers Call to End “Jewish Privilege” at U. IllinoisThe Israelization of anti-Semitism
BOYCOTT, DIVESTMENT AND SANCTIONS (BDS)
LATEST NEWS ON BDS
- Everyone Lost at Dartmouth
- Pitzer College Board of Trustees Overturns Student Government Pro-BDS Vote
- German mayor cancels BDS events due to antisemitism
- Roger Waters hits back at Thom Yorke after Radiohead lead singer slammed BDS activists
- Modern Language Association members pass ANTI-BDS resolution by 2-1 margin
This list is based on positions expressed by the Presidents of such Universities or others in a position to state a university’s position (e.g., communications staff). We are aware of no university in the U.S. endorsing the boycott. See University statements rejecting academic boycott of Israel.
For decades, the American Studies Association labored in well-deserved obscurity. No longer. It has now made a name for itself by voting to boycott Israeli universities, accusing them of denying academic and human rights to Palestinians.
Given that Israel has a profoundly democratic political system, the freest press in the Middle East…
The list of Universities condemning the academic boycott of Israel passed by the American Studies Association and two smaller academic groups is growing. New announcements are being made daily, although I expect a lull in new announcements as most universities are closed until after New Year’s Day.