Updates from the palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC): Posted by David Palumbo-Liu

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A new generation of scholars continues the push for the academic boycott of Israel, despite setbacks and strong lobbies.


As is well-known by now, the unilateral decision of New York governor Andrew Cuomo to create a blacklist of businesses and organizations abiding by divestment and boycott campaigns related to Israeli human rights abuses has drawn widespread criticism for both its high-handedness and for its violation of constitutionally guaranteed freedoms. As might be expected, the response from civil liberties groups and groups advocating for Palestinian rights was swift and pointed.

July 15, 2016