Israeli, US university heads combat BDS calls for academic boycotts

In a significant blow to Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS), the presidents of Israeli universities have enlisted the aid of their US counterparts to fight back against calls for the academic boycott of Israeli institutions.

Leading universities such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT, University of Chicago and the ten campuses of the University of California all released statements re-affirming their opposition to academic boycotts and in solidarity with Israeli higher academic institutions.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israeli-US-university-heads-combat-BDS-calls-for-academic-boycotts-452369

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