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Radiohead Frontman Flips Off Anti-Israel Protesters

https://twitter.com/hilary_aked/status/883674858214883328
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 10, 2017 at 9:00am 7/10/2017 at 9:00am
https://twitter.com/hilary_aked/status/883674858214883328

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke flips off anti-Israel protesters waving “Palestinian” flags at a Glasgow performance.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke reportedly flipped off anti-Israel protesters at the band’s concert Friday in Glasgow, Scotland, muttering “some f—ing people.”

Radiohead has been pressured by the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and...

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Fliers Call to End “Jewish Privilege” at U. Illinois

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:00pm 4/3/2017 at 7:00pm

Several weeks ago a series of fliers appeared on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).

Most of the hateful fliers disparaged American Jews as privileged whites and connected this alleged ‘Jewish privilege’ to social injustice in...

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American-Israeli Academic Collaboration Soars Despite BDS Efforts

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 2:00pm 12/10/2016 at 2:00pm

Despite ongoing BDS efforts, academic collaboration amongst American and Israeli scholars has skyrocketed in our nation’s universities over the past decade.

Tablet Magazine reports:

Contrary to what one might expect given...

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German university student council reiterates: BDS is anti-Semitic

http://stura.uni-leipzig.de/fsr-kuwi/news/chronicle-resolution-against-bds
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 26, 2016 at 10:18am 8/26/2016 at 10:18am
http://stura.uni-leipzig.de/fsr-kuwi/news/chronicle-resolution-against-bds

A few days ago, we covered how in early August 2016 the Student Council at Leipzig University in Germany passed a resolution taking a strong stand against calls to boycott Israel, declaring them to be anti-Semitic, READ: German university student council resolution declaring BDS anti-Semitic:

The Student Council condemns anti-Semitic boycott campaigns such as the...

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