The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Liberty News Now
In a statement, the Ex-president of the country’s leading organization said that he was almost forced to leave the meeting at New York University discussing the academic boycotts of Israel. The meeting was organized by the New York University of International Faculty and was free and open for all, but he had to face such behavior because of his popular opposition to these tactics.
American Association of University Professors’ Former President and the Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois at the Urbana Champaign – Cary Nelson, said that he faced an attempt to be thrown out during the annual convention of the Modern Language Association. The convention was discussing the strategy to how best apply boycotts, divestments and further sanctions – BDS against Israel within the Universities in America.
The promotional material of the event read “free and open to the public. Nonmembers and members of MLA are welcome.post was originally published on this site