The bill's opponents included Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT).
Amnesty International is facing heavy criticism for its clearly anti-Semitic biases.
The final tally, which was conducted by a secret ballot, was 35 votes in favor, 14 against and 14 abstentions. The BDS measure was backed by 51 campus groups and 34 faculty members.
Hill said he had just disembarked from a flight from "Palestine" and was "boycotting the Israeli water so I was unable to quench my thirst."
"I know that state workers are allowed to use Airbnb for official travel. That is not going to be acceptable with me as governor."
IfNotNow issued this statement: "…Shabbat shalom to everyone except Tom Mountain..."
John Cheney-Lippold will not receive a merit raise during the 2018-19 academic year and can't go on his upcoming sabbatical in January or another sabbatical for two years.
When Islamists and other anti-Israel groups gather, they’ve learned to use euphemisms to take the edges off some of their more extreme views.
“Let me be clear: you cannot claim to be tackling racism, if you are not tackling anti-Semitism,” the Prime Minister declared.
“The facts in this case, many of which were disregarded by the previous administration, are troubling.”
The EBU also demands that Israel agree not to restrict in any way the events related to the contest that would fall on Shabbat.
PA Football Association head Jibril Rajoub not only fails to get soccer’s world governing body to suspend Israel, but ends up facing disciplinary proceedings over his incitement against Israel.
The committee's legal advisory team recommended that “alternatives to the proposed arrangement should be considered that would be congruent with accepted constitutional tests.”
On Sunday, PA Soccer Federation Chairman Jibril Rajoub called on Arab and Muslim sports fans to burn pictures and shirts of Messi if he attended the friendly match with Israel.
More than a dozen NGOs that promote anti-Israel boycotts have received some 5 million euros annually in European Union funding. In addition, an estimated several million more euros were channeled to boycott-promoting NGOs through third parties that receive E.U. assistance.
The left-wing NIF non-governmental organization, which is headquartered in New York with offices in various countries, is a main financial backer of the delegitimization campaign against Israel by supporting various local Israeli-based NGOs that are often at odds with the state.
"We at Creative Community For Peace (CCFP) want you to know that we stand behind you and Netflix in the face of this blatant attempt at artistic censorship.”
The code also prohibits discrimination against faculty in hiring and in promotions based on their politics.
"The imposition of legal sanctions is proportionate when the state is interested in defending itself against a boycott of civilians," the justice said.
Lorde may soon discover that embracing BDS comes with a price tag.
Moxnes claims that Norway’s asylum policy is far too strict, and argues for removing all obstacles facing asylum seekers.
Committee chairman MK Kisch clarified that MKs would not be barred from paying visits to these organizations, but only at their own expense.
A French organization wrote, “We will not be able to reach the youth organization with which we collaborate in the West Bank. We won’t be able to coordinate projects… This is Israel’s way of silencing us.”
The letter was signed by academics from 15 different Israeli universities and colleges, with the majority coming from Hebrew University, Tel-Aviv University and Ben-Gurion University.
No more Julie Christie retrospectives for us.