UCU Passes important BDS Resolution

The University and College Union, representing approximately 120,000 teaching and related staff in colleges and universities in the UK, has passed new policies supporting boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel. The debate took place on Sunday 30th May at the union’s Congress in Manchester. Motion 30, proposed by the Read more…

Martin Kramer & The Weatherhead Center

At the Herzliya Conference in Israel in February, Martin Kramer, a Visiting Scholar at the National Security Studies Program at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, encouraged Israeli leaders to take measures to diminish Palestinian birth rates as a means of population control, suggesting that the siege on Gaza helps Read more…

Michael Oren visits…

When Michael Oren, the Israeli army spokesperson during the attacks on Lebanon in 2006 and Gaza in 2009, was invited to speak at the Harvard Kennedy School in November, students vigorously challenged his attempt to whitewash Israel’s brutal attack on Gaza. Oren, who was appointed by Netanyahu to serve as Read more…

Nakba Week 2008

The PSC played an important role in organizing Nakba Week in Spring 2008. The events throughout the week shed a light on the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians that began in 1948 and which continues today, especially in East Jerusalem. The week included a panel of Palestinian refugees who told of Read more…