Academic and cultural boycott of Israel, divestment etc.

Click on "UCU and the boycott" for material specific to the UCU and its predecessors AUT and NATFHE - this page is more more general stuff.

Sue on Friction TV!

Here's a video clip of Yours Truly arguing the case for the academic boycott. Friction TV is a new company which makes video clips for the web. You can respond with a video clip of your own if you like, or just a comment. It was recorded on 7th March 2008.

The case for academic boycott of Israel

SOAS Palestine Society / PACBI Conference on BDS, 13th October 2007

Watch the videos of the speakers:

Boycott Campaigns, Calls, Statements etc.

EU and Israel (new section)
  • Suspend the EU-Israel Association Agreement

    We call on the EU to suspend the EU-Israel Association Agreement until Israel respects human rights and International Law.

    Sign the petition here

  • EU unanimously upgrades Israel ties, turning aside PA objections Ha'aretz, 17th June 2008
  • Israel begins overhaul of EU relationsJerusalem Post 24th Feb 2008
  • EUROPE: Heading for a New Security Deal with Israel Inter Press Service News Agency, 22nd Feb 2008.

    Boycott the Histadrut (new section)

    Sports Boycott

    Medical Boycott

    Architectural Boycott

    Opinion pieces on Academic and Cultural Boycott

    News Reports etc. on Academic and Cultural Boycott

    Reports of the SOAS conference, 5th December 2004

    Prof. Mona Baker

    Prof. Andrew Wilkie

    University Disinvestment/divestment campaigns

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    It was last updated on 26th July 2008.