The most recent articles

  • Israel must change or collapse: On the impact of BDS
    | Columns

    By Rachel Giora | Boycott! | July 1st, 2010 |
    In the eyes of the world, the question is what can be done when the relevant institutions do not succeed in enforcing international law?
    Tanya Reinhart
    (May 5, 2005)(1) Despite the recent atrocities inflicted by Israelis on Palestinians and (...)

  • India chapter formed to campaign against Israel
    | News

    Monday, Jul 12, 2010 | The Hindu |
    NEW DELHI: The India chapter of the international movement to campaign for academic and cultural boycott of Israel has been formed by a group of intellectuals.
    “Just as it was in the case of the international call against South Africa in the apartheid years, (...)

  • Why Israeli academia will be boycotted
    | Columns

    By Moshe Shoked | Haaretz | 30.06.10 |
    In the past two years I have been invited to take part in many conferences hosted by the American Anthropological Association. The topic of discussion at these forums has been the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. I agreed to take on a thankless task not as a (...)

  • Boycotting Israel, A Strategy, Not a Principle
    | Columns

    By NEVE GORDON | CounterPunch | 12 JUly 2010 |
    There is a considerable amount of misunderstanding about the BDS (Boycott Divestment and Sanctions). As John Berger explained a while back, BDS is not a principle but a strategy; it is not against Israel but against Israeli policy; when the (...)

  • JPost: Hollywood stars snub major Israeli film festival
    | News

    By RUTH EGLASH | jpost (Print Edition) | 07/07/2010 |
    Hollywood actors Meg Ryan and Dustin Hoffman backed out of attending this year’s annual Jerusalem Film Festival, which is set to kick off this coming Thursday, following the international outcry over Israel’s attack on a Turkish-led flotilla (...)

  • Risala : la nouvelle Newsletter de PACBI
    | News

    L’AURDIP a le plaisir d’annoncer la parution du premier numéro de Risala,
    la nouvelle Newsletter de la Campagne Palestinienne pour le Boycott Académique et Culturel d’Israel (PACBI).
    http://www.pacbi.org/newsletter/index.php

  • Pariahs Can’t Be Choosers
    | Columns

    Bernard Porter | LRB Vol. 32 No. 12 · 24 June 2010 |
    The Unspoken Alliance: Israel’s Secret Relationship with Apartheid South Africa by Sasha Polakow-Suransky
    Pantheon, 324 pp, $27.95, May 2010, ISBN 978 0 375 42546 2
    This book attracted a lot of attention when it first appeared in the US in (...)

  • Lettre d’Elizabeth Picard à Monsieur Laurent Héricher responsable scientifique de l’exposition Qumrân à la Bibliothèque nationale de France
    | News

    Suite à l’exposition « Qumrân. Le secret des manuscrits de la mer Morte » à la Bibliothèque nationale de France, notre collègue Elizabeth Picard (Directrice de Recherche au CNRS à l’Institut de Recherches et d’Études sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman) a adressé la lettre suivante à Monsieur Laurent Héricher (...)