Palestinians respond to Cherif Bassiouni’s justifications for speaking at Israeli universities.
The prominent Egyptian-American jurist rejected an appeal not to speak at Tel Aviv University.
After call from Palestinians, one scholar pulls out of “boycottable” symposium, while another ignores the call.
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.
Two Palestinian Bedouins have died as a result of Israeli police violence in the last week.
Challenges facing Palestinians in Israel and gains in community mobilization identified at conference.
Asa Kasher and Moshe Halbertal, co-authors of the Israeli army’s code of ethics, explain why slaughtering Palestinian civilians by the hundreds is moral and may even be necessary.
Israeli universities are shouldering part of the cost of Operation Protective Edge, and are thereby are complicit in any damage done in Gaza in the course of it.
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