Oren calls on US Congress to quell movement to boycott Israel academically

21.12.2013                      18.Tewet.5774                      Schmot

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Oren calls on US Congress to quell movement to boycott Israel academically

Former Israeli ambassador to US says in Politico op-ed that more organizations could follow American Studies Association's example and boycott Israeli academic institutions if action not taken.

The US Congress should act to quell the movement to boycott Israel academically, former Israeli ambassador to Washington Michael Oren argued Friday, in the wake of the American Studies Association's (ASA) decision to boycott Israeli academic institutions….