South African higher education minister Blade Nzimande calls on his country’s universities to cut ties with Israeli institutions.
Noam Chomsky appears less hostile to the boycott of Israel than he was in his notorious 2014 article for The Nation.
After call from Palestinians, one scholar pulls out of “boycottable” symposium, while another ignores the call.
Palestinian and international artists express “deep concern” over Israeli government-funded festival plans to promote Israeli cinema.
Israeli universities are having to find creative ways to evade the increasingly effective Palestinian call for boycott.
Jake Lynch, an academic supporting calls to boycott Israel, is under investigation by the University of Sydney.
Randi Weingarten, president of 1.5 million-strong teachers union, leads Israel propaganda tours and promotes J Street’s anti-Palestinian agenda.
Call to cut ties with Israeli institutions garners 73 percent of vote in referendum of students, faculty and staff.
An Israeli scholar visiting SOAS shamlessly denies the events of an infamous massacre that took place during the Nakba, Israel’s 1948 ethnic cleasning of the Palestinians.
Students at London’s School of Oriental and African Studies will hold a referendum next week on severing academic ties with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and other Israeli academic institution.
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