Monthly Archives: October 2009

Conference Declaration: United in Struggle against Israeli Colonialism, Occupation and Racism

United in Struggle against Israeli Colonialism, Occupation and Racism 24-25 October, 2009 Bethlehem, Palestine Seminar Declaration Towards the unity of all forces in struggle for boycott, divestment and sanctions for Palestine Between the 24th and the 25th of October, 2009,

Posted in Boycott, Palestinian Organizing

Open Letter to the International Geographical Union: Enforcing Geographies of Justice

PACBI | 29 October 2009 The Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) is deeply disturbed by the decision of the International Geographical Union (IGU) to hold its regional conference in Israel next July. We urge

Posted in Boycott, Palestinian Academia, Palestinian Organizing

Norway university to vote next month on boycott of Israel

By Cnaan Liphshiz, Haaretz Correspondent The university of Trondheim in Norway may become the first university in the West to adopt an academic boycott of Israel, if a majority of its board votes in favor of the move at a

Posted in Boycott, Norweigan Academia

Studies in Racism

Sara Leibovitz-Dar | Maariv | 21 October 2009 “When Israel sends a sophisticated satellite into space, the Arabs come up with a new kind of hummus,” Dr. Dan Schueftan told students during his course on Israel’s security perspective in the

Posted in Boycott, Israeli Academia, Why Boycott?!

College and University Workers United

Why Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions pamphlet. Click here to download: Why Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions pamphlet

Posted in Boycott, Labor Organizing, Why Boycott?!

AIC Releases Report on Complicity of Israeli Academic Institutions

The Alternative Information Centre (AIC) has released a groundbreaking report on the role of Israeli academic institutions in supporting and maintaining Israeli Apartheid. The idea of an academic boycott of Israel first emerged in 2002 as part of the growing

Posted in Boycott, Israeli Academia, Why Boycott?!

CODEPINK JOINs THE FIRST GLOBAL BDS MARATHON

Codepink protest AHAVA, which is made in Occupied Palestinian Territory and sold as made in Israel. See the ongoing campaign: http://www.stolenbeauty.org/article.php?list=type&type=415 as part the first global BDS Marathon, October 16/17 2009 http://stopthewall.org/latestnews/2085.shtml Israeli arrests of Palestinian human rights activists aim

Posted in Boycott, Economic Boycott