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Posts Tagged: ASA boycott

May 25, 2014 6:56 pm

Why Do Israel Haters Want to Silence Their Academic Critics?

During the Modern Language Association's meeting of the Delegate Assembly this past April, the MLA voted to approve Resolution 2014-1. This new resolution passed by...

May 12, 2014 3:11 pm

King David Hotel Manager Dismisses Newsweek Spying Report – Air Conditioner Vent Too Small for ‘Even a Cat’

The manager of the King David Hotel, in Jerusalem, said a report by  Newsweek's Jeff Stein, that an Israeli spy was caught in an air...

April 14, 2014 3:20 pm

Vassar Profs Who Brought Students to Israel Describe Campus ‘Climate of Fear’

Anti-Israel sentiment on the Vassar College campus, in upstate New York, was described as a "climate of fear" by two Jewish professors who led a...

April 6, 2014 11:25 pm

Vassar College Alums Strike Back at Anti-Israel Movement on Campus

Alumni of Vassar College, an elite, liberal arts school in Poughkeepsie, New York, struck back against the rising anti-Israel tide on campus, protesting in a widely-read...

March 3, 2014 10:03 am

NYU Conference: An Academic Lynching Behind Closed Doors - New York University (NYU) professor and president-elect of the American Studies (ASA) Association Lisa Duggan recently wrote on her Facebook regarding the...

January 7, 2014 12:18 am

University Officials Who Opposed ASA Boycott of Israel Asked to Follow Suit for MLA Measure -Ahead of the consideration of a resolution condemning Israel at the Jan. 9-12 Modern Language Association (MLA) convention in Chicago, the leaders...

January 3, 2014 5:26 pm

California State University Chancellor Rejects ASA’s Israeli Academic Boycott, Jewish Student Groups Supportive

Jewish groups were supportive on Friday after California State University Chancellor Timothy White denounced the American Studies Association's boycott of Israeli universities. While most universities...

January 2, 2014 11:39 pm

Student Leader Calls for Universities to Fire Academics That Voted for ASA Israel Boycott

An American student leader called for U.S. universities to fire academics that voted in favor of a recent American Studies Association (ASA) boycott of Israel,...

January 1, 2014 12:52 pm

What Harriet Sherwood Forgot to Mention About the ASA ‘Boycott’

Though Guardian Jerusalem correspondent Harriet Sherwood consistently either ignores or plays down Palestinian terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens, she rarely misses an opportunity to provide free PR...

December 24, 2013 6:37 pm

One-Sided BDS Roundtable Scheduled for Modern Language Association Confab - As part of its 129th annual convention from Jan. 9-12 in Chicago, the Modern Language Association (MLA) is holding a roundtable discussion titled "Academic...

December 23, 2013 2:37 pm

Dozens of Universities Reject ASA Boycott of Israeli Academics; None Known to Support It

Dozens of universities have rejected a decision by the American Studies Association last week to boycott Israeli academics, according to William Jacobson, a legal scholar...

December 19, 2013 11:37 am

American Studies Professors: Israel Boycott Antithetical to Scholarly Pursuits - The decision by the 5,000-member American Studies Association (ASA) to boycott Israeli universities has drawn widespread condemnation. At a time when the...

December 18, 2013 10:34 am

Cooperation is the Path to Peace, Not BDS

Two recent news stories point out the sheer irrationality of some European governments' and companies' moves to restrict business with Israeli companies or projects that...

December 18, 2013 10:31 am

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Slams Academic Boycott of Israel

Ynet - Israel dismissed as "radical leftist" a group of American scholars that has decided to boycott it but worries that other academic forums in the...


‘Disturbing:’ Latest ADL Survey Reveals High Levels of Antisemi...

Antisemitic attitudes remain alarmingly high across Europe, with one in four Europeans harboring antisemitic prejudices according to a new Anti-Defamation...


Israel Signs Transportation Deals with Morocco as Ties Deepen

Israeli Transportation Minister Miri Regev on Monday signed a series of deals between Israel and Morocco in the latest example of deepening ties between Israel and the Arab kingdom. “I am...

Middle East

At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border

Two Iranian border guards and one Taliban fighter were killed after shooting broke out near a border post between Iran and Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman and Iran's state media said...

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