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Shurat HaDin Threatens Action Over ASA Boycott

Shurat HaDin Threatens Action Over ASA Boycott

Shurat HaDin - Israel Law Center notifies ASA that Israeli professors plan to sue it over its promoting a boycott of Israel.Elad Benari, 10/01/2014 04:15
Khamenei Tops SWC List of 2013 Anti-Semites

Khamenei Tops SWC List of 2013 Anti-Semites

Iran's Supreme Leader, Turkish PM Erdogan and Roger Waters among those named in 2013 “Top Ten Anti-Semitic and Anti-Israel List”.Elad Benari, 31/12/2013 05:45
MIT Head Rejects ASA's Boycott of Israel

MIT Head Rejects ASA's Boycott of Israel

"An academic boycott is antithetical to MIT values," says President Rafael Reif after ASA decides to boycott Israel.Elad Benari, 30/12/2013 05:45
Bill: NY Schools for ASA Boycott to Lose Funding

Bill: NY Schools for ASA Boycott to Lose Funding

New York State politicians to propose bill stripping public aid from colleges, universities supporting ASA boycott of Israel.Tova Dvorin, 28/12/2013 19:01
Rep. Engel to ASA: Boycott Syria, Not Israel

Rep. Engel to ASA: Boycott Syria, Not Israel

Eliot Engel calls on the ASA to end its boycott of Israeli institutions, notes its silence about others' violations of human rights.Elad Benari, 25/12/2013 06:13
MKs: Israel Cannot Ignore ASA Boycott

MKs: Israel Cannot Ignore ASA Boycott

MKs: Israel must take threats of academic boycott seriously – or it will get worse.Maayana Miskin, 24/12/2013 17:13
Two More Universities Quit ASA Over Israel Boycott

Two More Universities Quit ASA Over Israel Boycott

Kenyon College and Indiana University quit the American Studies Association, after it supported an academic boycott of Israel.Elad Benari, 24/12/2013 06:13
No Universities have Joined ASA Boycott

No Universities have Joined ASA Boycott

Dozens of universities and colleges have rejected the boycott of Israel declared by an academic association. None are known to endorse it.Gil Ronen, 23/12/2013 08:03
Former Israeli Ambassador to Congress: Ban BDS

Former Israeli Ambassador to Congress: Ban BDS

Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the US, calls on Congress to outlaw academic boycotts against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 22/12/2013 09:10
Brandeis, Penn State Quit ASA over Israel Boycott

Brandeis, Penn State Quit ASA over Israel Boycott

Boycotting the boycotters, universities say ASA 'rejected core principles of freedom of association and expression.'Gil Ronen, 19/12/2013 22:22
Israeli Politicians Condemn ASA Academic Boycott

Israeli Politicians Condemn ASA Academic Boycott

Professors, politicians, even a left-wing figure condemn the boycott of the American Studies Association against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 17/12/2013 10:12
ASA Head: Others Worse, We'll Still Boycott Israel

ASA Head: Others Worse, We'll Still Boycott Israel

ASA head admits that many countries have worse human rights records than Israel's, but still supports academic boycott of Jewish state.Elad Benari, 17/12/2013 02:44
Backlash Continues Against ASA Academic Boycott

Backlash Continues Against ASA Academic Boycott

Major Jewish groups strongly condemn the boycott against Israel by the American Studies Association, warn of possible precedent.Tova Dvorin , 17/12/2013 01:45
US Academic Group Votes to Boycott Israel

US Academic Group Votes to Boycott Israel

Members of the American Studies Association (ASA), on Monday voted to approve an academic boycott against Israel.David Lev, 16/12/2013 22:10