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Tufts student senate passes Israel divestment resolution

Tufts student senate passes Israel divestment resolution

Tufts University student senate passes resolution calling on the university to divest from four companies that do business with Israel.JTA, 12/04/2017 12:33
'No' to divesting from Arab human rights violaters

'No' to divesting from Arab human rights violaters

University of Illinois, Ohio State reject divestment measures.JTA, 13/03/2017 09:07
Stanford Student Grilled for Being Jewish

Stanford Student Grilled for Being Jewish

Student coalition asks student government candidate if her identity will affect her vote on divestment, then decides not to endorse her.Ari Yashar, 15/04/2015 11:53
Northwestern University Votes in Israel Divestment

Northwestern University Votes in Israel Divestment

Student senate passes BDS resolution to divest from 6 corporations over 'human rights violations' in Israel, in latest discriminatory act.Ari Yashar, 20/02/2015 08:20
Presbyterian Church Panel OKs Israel Divestment

Presbyterian Church Panel OKs Israel Divestment

A Presbyterian Church panel wants to divest from companies whose products are used to enforce “occupation of West Bank.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 04/07/2012 08:12
'Right of Return' Passes in MA

'Right of Return' Passes in MA

Massachusetts towns pass pro “right of return” referendum after wording is dramatically changed to hide true intent. Maayana Miskin, 18/11/2010 05:16
Op-Ed: Feminism Palestinianized

Op-Ed: Feminism Palestinianized

This weekend's feminist conference at Quebec Univ. is for sanctions against--Israel, of course..Phyllis Chesler, 22/10/2010 00:35
Anti-Israel Conference in Canada

Anti-Israel Conference in Canada

The anti-Israel BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) Conference will be held at the University of Quebec in Montreal this coming weekend.Hillel Fendel, 21/10/2010 14:56
Harvard Denies Divestment

Harvard Denies Divestment

Harvard University has sold millions of dollars of shares in Israeli companies but denies that it has divested from Israel.INN Staff, 17/08/2010 18:25
Harvard Profits from Israel

Harvard Profits from Israel

Rumors that Harvard sold Israeli shares as an anti-Israel move turn out to be false. The university simply sold at market highs and made millions.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/08/2010 22:54
Scotland: Targeting Israelis OK

Scotland: Targeting Israelis OK

Scottish sheriff finds that targeting Israeli citizens for protest is not anti-Semitic or illegal.Maayana Miskin, 12/04/2010 12:48
Sweden Divests From Elbit

Sweden Divests From Elbit

Sweden's largest pension fund has taken Elbit Systems out of its portfolio due to the company's work on Israel's security separation barrier.Hana Levi Julian, 01/04/2010 19:46
Berkeley 'Bigots' Vote to Divest

Berkeley 'Bigots' Vote to Divest

University of California at Berkeley student politicians vote to divest from Israel, are slammed for “bigoted, illegal” decision.Maayana Miskin, 19/03/2010 11:08
Protesters Target Musical Acts

Protesters Target Musical Acts

As part of an ongoing response to Israeli building in eastern Jerusalem, protesters target musicians lined up to perform in Israel this summer.Malkah Fleisher, 17/03/2010 22:41