Israeli Academics, Sign a Petition at Your Own Risk

Professor Rivka Feldhay exercised her right to sign a petition, and found herself blacklisted because of it.

Here’s a small incident that was quickly swept under the rug of public awareness, and is now a moment away from oblivion. Professor Rivka Feldhay, a world-renowned historian of the Renaissance period, was invited to the German embassy together with two other Israeli researchers to attend a meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Preparations for a meeting like this take...