They are allowing Israel Apartheid Week
events to take place in campuses that are funded by taxpayers and that is not only unacceptable, it breaches both the PSED and the IHRA definition of anti-Semitism."
The Faculty of Economics and Political Science at Cairo University will organise on Tuesday a session entitled "Story of Land and People" to discuss the current state of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, also as a part of "Israel Apartheid Week
RAMALLAH: "Standing United with the People of Gaza" is the theme of this week's Israel Apartheid Week
(IAW), which kicked off in Toronto and another 39 cities across the globe on Sunday.
More than a few campuses celebrate "Israel Apartheid Week
." That event has been held every year since 2006, and in growing numbers on campuses in the United States and Canada.
In light of Israel Apartheid Week
, which is a growing and prevalent movement on university campuses around the world, two Palestinian Arab women, Bushra Khalaileh and Ranin Khouri, were recruited to speak positively of Israel on global forums and to the international media.
The eighth annual Israel Apartheid Week
began this weekend, and over the coming days, walls and mock checkpoints will go up on campuses across the country.
This year, it took place right after the Israel Apartheid Week
, which saw many Palestine-related events held in almost one hundred cities around the world.
This year there were 40 university campuses around the world taking part in the "Israel Apartheid Week
" campaign; next year it might be 400 or more.
"Incredibly, there now is even an Israel Apartheid Week
conducted in cities across the globe," he added.
Kemp illustrated the point with his experiences at a recent Israel Apartheid Week
event at New York University.
* Bradley Burston supplies the quintessential center-left put-down of the upcoming Israel Apartheid Week
and, by extension, of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.
As I write, the Israel Apartheid Week
(which seems to have extended to a month) is taking place in Europe to protest against Israeli racism.