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Employment Law Firm: Drop American Studies Assn membership or risk Title VII liability

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 2:15pm 1/14/2014 at 2:15pm

Based on its Quarterly publication, the American Studies Association as of last year had 80 Institutional Members.

Since ASA announced its academic boycott of Israel, we have confirmed that 6 universities have dropped their Institutional Memberships, while 11 more have denied being Institutional Members despite being so listed.

The updated list appears at the...

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List of Universities rejecting academic boycott of Israel (Update – 250!)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 8:00pm 12/22/2013 at 8:00pm

The universities and colleges below are confirmed to reject the academic boycott of Israel passed by the American Studies Association.

This list is based on positions expressed by the Presidents of such Universities or others in a position to state a university’s position (e.g., communications staff). We are aware of no university in the...

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University statements rejecting academic boycott of Israel

http://tech.cornell.edu/future-campus/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 12:32pm 12/22/2013 at 12:32pm
http://tech.cornell.edu/future-campus/

Note: This post originally was to list just a few statements from university Presidents, but as it has expanded it now will be the repository to gather the statements as a source for others. The title — but not the url — has been changed as has some of the text.

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How can these U.S. universities justify membership in American Studies Association after Israel boycott?

http://tech.cornell.edu/future-campus/
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:00pm 12/17/2013 at 5:00pm
http://tech.cornell.edu/future-campus/

As detailed in numerous posts over the past weeks, the American Studies Association has passed an academic boycott of Israeli universities.

Although the resolution does not make this distinction, ASA asserts in its explanation that the boycott applies only to the institutions and “not individual scholars, students, or cultural workers who will...

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“Everyone Gets A Trophy” Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:00am 11/30/2013 at 9:00am

In a campus culture devoted to giving everyone a trophy:

Except for white males, whose Trophy Privilege has gone on long enough:

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“Why you should read College Insurrection” week

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 8:30am 9/28/2013 at 8:30am

FIRST, you find out stuff before your friends.

Case in point, on Monday afternoon Leslie wrote Hamilton College sponsors “I Love Female Orgasm” workshop based on an obscure Facebook page we stumbled upon while researching the Hamilton segregation scandal.  The post was tweeted and shared on Facebook hundreds of times.

It seems that many LI readers didn’t find...

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“Conservatives on Campus shall overcome” Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 9:35am 9/7/2013 at 9:35am

The internet fights back to overcome liberal funding bias on campus:

Rioting is a human right — “Berkeley officials are already working to...

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“Completely Out of Patience” Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 9:30am 8/3/2013 at 9:30am

That would be me.

T-shirt idea:  “We engaged in institutional racism to fight white privilege, and all we got was more white privilege”:

T-shirt idea: “We threw money at the U.S. News rankings, and all we got were these lousy retention rates”:

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“Fake But Real” Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 9:30am 4/6/2013 at 9:30am

Fake:

Unfortunately, everything else is real.

Really sad:

Really a glimpse...

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“We Will Fight On The Campuses” week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 9:23am 11/3/2012 at 9:23am

In case you missed it.

The Election War is being fought on college campuses:

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Diversity week at College Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 9:52am 9/22/2012 at 9:52am

In case you missed them, there were a lot of posts about the (lack of intellectual) diversity on college campuses:

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