The Modern Language Association's upcoming annual convention will include a resolution condemning Israel for “arbitrary denials of entry to Gaza and the West Bank by U.S. academics who have been invited to teach, confer, or do research at Palestinian universities.” Pictured is a 2009 demonstration in London that called for a boycott.
Photo by Claudia Gabriela Marques Vieira via Wikimedia Commons
Posted: Wednesday, January 8, 2014 10:00 am
Add Arizona State University to the list of major universities that opposes boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel in any form.
“We’re not boycotting anyone,” said Virgil Renzulli, ASU’s vice president of public affairs, in a phone interview with Jewish News. In fact, he said that it was an old issue for the university.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 10:00 am.