343 UK academics announce Israeli universities boycott (Pakistan Today)

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  • October 27, 2015
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Hundreds of British academics said Tuesday they would boycott contact with Israeli universities over the state’s “intolerable human rights violations” towards Palestinians. The announcement, entitled “A commitment by UK scholars to the rights of Palestinians”, was printed as a full-page advertisement in The Guardian newspaper. The 343 academics from 72 institutions said they would still work…