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    • arieh zimmerman
    • 08.07.10 | 06:47 (IDT)

    There is a history of hundreds of years of antagonism between town and gown, I expect that it will continue to occasionally erupt for the next few hundred years. If academics are to be subject to political or religious censorship in Israel, the end result will be a lowering of critical standards and a brains drain of catastrophic proportions.

    from the article: Israeli professors slam education minister over stance on academic boycott
    First published 00:54 08.07.10 | Last updated 00:54 08.07.10
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