Tag: BDS

Dahn Hiuni – “The New RDS Movement (Retractions and Disavowals in Scholarship): One Academic’s Symbolic Pushback Against the BDS Movement”

https://isgap.org/media/2014/03/dahn-hiuni-the-new-rds-movement-retractions-and-disavowals-in-scholarship-one-academics-symbolic-pushback-against-the-bds-movement/

Title: “The New RDS Movement (Retractions and Disavowals in Scholarship): One Academic’s Symbolic Pushback Against the BDS Movement” Speaker: Dahn Hiuni, Artist, Playwright, Independent Scholar Date: Monday, March 24, 2014 Location: ISGAP Center, as part of the ISGAP seminar series “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective”

The Central Role of the UN in the BDS Campaign against Israel

https://isgap.org/post/2014/02/the-central-role-of-the-un-in-the-bds-campaign-against-israel/

By Amb. Richard Schifter Feb. 5, 2014 – Anti-Israel activists seeking to impose boycotts, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) on Israel have been active on college campuses and among U.S. church groups for several years, but the media paid little attention until two months ago, when the American Studies Association adopted a resolution endorsing a boycott […]

Plans for a Major BDS Campaign against Israel under UN Auspices

https://isgap.org/post/2014/01/plans-for-a-major-bds-campaign-against-israel-under-un-auspices/

By Ambassador Richard Schifter Jan. 5, 2014 – Summary: Friends of Israel must be prepared to deal later this year with a proposed UN General Assembly resolution which would call for UN member states to impose a boycotts, divestment, and sanctions program (“BDS”) against Israel. As the General Assembly lacks the power to mandate such […]