October 27, 2015

UK academics boycott universities in Israel to fight for Palestinians' rights

British and Israeli governments condemn pledge by 343 professors and lecturers who criticise what they call ‘Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestinian land’

More than 300 academics from dozens of British universities have pledged to boycott Israeli academic institutions in protest at what they call intolerable human rights violations against the Palestinian people. Read 11:33more.

Guardian

Related,
- Hundreds of British Academics Sign Letter Vowing to Boycott Israel - Haartez
100s of British academics to boycott Israel (video) - PressTV

J.K. Rowling defends decision to oppose cultural boycott of Israel - JPost

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