Randi Weingarten, president of 1.5 million-strong teachers union, leads Israel propaganda tours and promotes J Street’s anti-Palestinian agenda.
Moves to “recognize Palestine” and co-opt the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement aim to guarantee Israel’s survival as a racist state.
Motion approved by Middle East Studies Association defends right of professors to urge that academic ties with Israel be severed.
If Israeli apartheid falls, it will not just be a victory for Palestine, but a taste of liberation for the whole world.
A Monday meeting of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees did not consider any settlement proposal regarding the case of Steven Salaita, The Electronic Intifada has learned.
Contrary to the propaganda, there is no “weapons development center” in the Islamic University of Gaza.
The assault on Palestinian campuses underscores the justification for the boycott of Israeli academic institutions, campaigners say.
It calls on the State Department “to contest Israel’s denials of entry to the West Bank by United States academics who have been invited to teach, confer, or do research at Palestinian universities.”
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