It closes universities, prevents Palestinian academics from travelling freely and silences them, when it suits her. What is pathetic is that Israel's "vibrant and open academic community" is largely silent when the regime violates Palestinian academic freedom. The academic establishment in Israel is very much involved in helping to run the daily occupation of Palestine and make it more sophisticated.
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from the article: Stephen Hawking boycotts Israeli academic conference, Guardian reports