Archive for December 30th, 2013

December 30th, 2013 - 11:15 pm § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

More Academic Arrogance From The American Studies Association

The ASA has about 5000 members. of these only 16.5% voted for the resolution. Calling this a democratic decision is a distortion of the concept of democracy.  At best this ASA decision to support a boycott of all Israeli Universities was reached by a small cabal, empowered by lack of interest by th[...]

December 30th, 2013 - 3:20 pm § in Misc.

North Korea: NEWS

Kim Jong Un Visits Command of Large Combined Unit 526 of KPA Kim Jong Un Sends Wreath to Bier of Kim Jong Se[...]

December 30th, 2013 - 9:41 am § in Misc.

From AAUP LISTSERV about the dialog on a boycott of Israel

Dear Colleagues, The listserver moderators have decided not to allow further postings on the academic boycott issue. Unfortunately, some of the postings have become vitriolic and lacking in collegiality. We do not think that much new has been added to the discussion in recent days. I wish you all th[...]

December 30th, 2013 - 9:08 am § in Misc.

Despite Efforts to Demonize Hillary and Obama, He/She Remain #1

Most Admired Despite bizarre efforts at demonization, Americans named President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as the world’s most admired living man and woman in… Read More »[...]