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Steven Salaita petition organizer wants to “uproot” Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 5:25pm 8/9/2014 at 5:25pm
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If reports are true, Steven Salaita’s horrific and bizarre Twitter feed cost him a job offer at U. Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

As of this moment, the reason behind the denial of a position is not known, but that hasn’t stopped Salaita’s supporters from portraying the denial as based on Salaita’s...

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Ukraine updates: Putin signs treaty making Crimea part of Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:07pm 3/18/2014 at 6:07pm

With ongoing developments on the crisis in Ukraine, here are some news updates from Tuesday.

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a draft treaty making Crimea part of Russia.

From CNN, Ukraine cries ‘robbery’ as Russia annexes Crimea:

Never mind what the West thinks — the Kremlin says Ukraine’s Crimea region is now part...

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Anti-Israel academic boycotters complain criticism violates their academic freedom to boycott

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:21pm 12/24/2013 at 9:21pm
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Seriously.

The anti-Israel academic boycott launched by the American Studies Association and two smaller groups has been denounced by several dozen universities and colleges, among others, as a grievous attack on the academic freedom of everyone. The rebukes have been stunning in their severity.

Here are just three examples from dozens of University...

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