Our Director, Yoni Forsyth, has written a piece on the anti-Israel student boycotts at Universities across the world. Yoni argues that the grassroots activists are being overlooked and local unions underfunded. With the economic downturn and a cut in funding many student organizations are running on smaller and smaller budgets, however, Jewish students are coming under increasing pressure to disavow their heritage and nationhood on near-unprecedented levels.
The article can be found at the Times of Israel website under the title “Another Student Boycott of Israel. Shocking, not Surprising.“