Freedom of speech?No Western country accepts call to boycot its own universities - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • arthur
    • 13.05.10 | 21:09 (IDT)

    Sorry to say but this whole article is misguided and misleading. Claiming freedom of speech has been safeguarded by allowing professors and teachers to demand a boycot of the country they live in while being paid by those same people they try to harm economically. I never heard any body at Harvard or at Berkeley demand to boycot its own institution for invading Iraq or supporting Israel. Never ever did I hear of this so stop claiming freedom of speech when one just incites. Professor Sand by the way does not know what Jewish values are if he claims the West Bank does not have any importance for the Jewish people. Please do not offend our intelligence!!

    from the article: Strenger than Fiction / A triumph of academic freedom at Tel Aviv University
    First published 17:30 13.05.10 | Last updated 17:30 13.05.10
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