Palestina

HUDS Suspends Purchases from Israeli Soda Company

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-Following student group complaints and internal discussions, Harvard University Dining Services has decided to suspend purchases of appliances from a company involved in an international settlement dispute.
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2014 Influence List: Boycotters

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-As national organizations go, the American Studies Association is fairly small. But its impact this year on political discourse has been outsized. By voting in favor of an academic boycott of Israel, its 18-member executive body provoked a bitter debate nationally and internationally, within higher education and beyond.
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Call to Boycott the Canaan Conference for German-Israeli-Palestinian Women’s “Trialogue”

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-The International Canaan Conference (15-18 Dec. 2014, Berlin) Violates Normalisation Guidelines for Israeli-Palestinian Cooperation and is Subjected to Boycott
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Repression Fails to Stop the Growing BDS Movement on North American Campuses!

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-In the past few years, support for the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel has grown tremendously around the world, particularly on North American campuses, despite heightened bullying and threats by Israel and its well-oiled lobby groups.
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TO MIL15 Festival, Santiago, Chile

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-From Israeli citizens: Please say NO to Batsheva and Israeli Apartheid Propaganda! We are Israeli citizens who are active against our government’s policies of racism, apartheid and occupation towards the Palestinian people.
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Press release: UAW 2865, UC Student-Worker Union, Becomes First Major U.S. Labor Union to Support Divestment From Israel by Membership Vote

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-Press Contacts: Union Contact: Katy Fox-Hodess (UAW 2865 Executive Board), katyrose@gmail.com, 510-705-3144. Link to press release: http://www.uaw2865.org/?p=15179
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Historic Landslide BDS Vote by Grad Student Union at University of California

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-University of California graduate student-workers have ratified UAW 2865’s resolution to join the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.
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Under Siege: Remembering Leningrad, Surviving Gaza

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-In the state of siege, Time becomes space transfixed in its eternity, In the state of siege, Space becomes time that has missed its yesterday and its tomorrow.
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After Historic Win for the BDS, Concordia Undergraduates Invite All Students to Action

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-Students voted 'Yes' to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign against Israel's occupation and segregation of Palestinians
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BDS Movement Survives Challenge

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-WASHINGTON – Members of the American Anthropological Association soundly defeated a proposed resolution opposing the academic boycott of Israel on Friday, paving the way for continued conversation on the topic and the possibility that a pro-boycott measure will be presented for a vote at the business meeting next year.
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Israel’s fear of boycott rooted in tactic’s historic victories against colonialism

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-This week UAW 2865, representing thirteen thousand student workers across nine University of California campuses, could become the first labor union in the US to join the Palestinian-led movement for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel.
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Apartheid Israel: The Politics of an Analogy

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-For this special forum, we invited eleven scholars of Africa and its diaspora to reflect on the analogy between apartheid South Africa and contemporary Israel. The American Studies Association’s decision in February 2014 to endorse the academic boycott of Israel, followed by the state violence directed against the inhabitants of Gaza this past July, has intensified the debate over Israel/Palestine in universities across North America.
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Palestinian Students in Besieged Gaza commend UCLA Divestment Victory

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-Besieged Gaza, Occupied Palestine 23 November 2014 --We, The Palestinian Students' Campaign for the Academic Boycott of Israel (PSCABI)[1], would like to commend Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP
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Stifling of free speech on campus

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-Can federal funding programs stifle open discussion of Israel on university campuses? No, not under the First Amendment or basic principles of academic freedom.
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PACBI Guidelines for the International Academic Boycott of Israel Pamphlet

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-Academic institutions are a key part of the ideological and institutional scaffolding of Israel’s regime of occupation, colonialism and apartheid against the Palestinian people.
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Feminists for Justice in Palestine

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-We, the undersigned members of the National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA), endorse the call for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS), issued by a broad coalition of Palestinian civil society in 2005.
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Costly pro-Israel PR campaign fails to stop UCLA divestment

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-On Tuesday night, the University of California at Los Angeles became the sixthof nine undergraduate campuses in the UC system within the last two years to pass a resolution calling for divestment from firms that profit from the Israeli occupation.
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From Israeli Citizens To Francois K - Please Cancel Your Gig In Tel Aviv

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-We are citizens of Israel who are critical of, and active against, our government’s policies of colonialism, occupation and apartheid towards the Palestinian people
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Brooklyn College Urged to Cancel Student Palestinian Event Thursday Evening

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-Local politicians are asking Brooklyn College to cancel a Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) discussion scheduled tomorrow, while civil rights and Arab-American groups believe the event should be allowed to go forward.
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Hidden links unearthed between state, settler group at Israel’s most controversial dig

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-Jerusalem’s largest dig in decades is also its most problematic. Internal documents reveal links between the Antiquities Authority and the right‑wing Elad group at the City of David site, next to Silwan.
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