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Published: 23 December 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377375-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7737-5
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay focuses on the possibilities of international academic solidarity with the Palestinian liberation struggle. Engaging the current Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Campaign that targets the complicity of Israeli academic institutions with Israel’s occupation of historic Palestine and...
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375708-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7570-8
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... model minority myth are thoroughly scrutinized. This essay focuses on the possibilities of international academic solidarity with the Palestinian liberation struggle. Engaging the current Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Campaign that targets the complicity of Israeli academic institutions with...
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By Andrea Smith
Published: 13 December 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
...ABBREVIATIONS AIM American Indian Movement aipac American Israel Public Affairs Committee bds Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions blm Black Lives Matter cba Christian Booksellers Association ccda Christian Community Development Association cia Central Intelligence Agency cufi Christians United for...
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By Evren Savci
Published: 08 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1285-6
...Acronyms aclu American Civil Liberties Union akp Adalet ve Kalk nma Partisi (Justice and Development Party) anap Anavatan Partisi (Motherland Party) bdp Bar ve Demokrasi Partisi (Peace and Democracy Party) bds Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions chp Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi (Republican People s Party...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-040
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
... freedom is understood and respected on campus: (1) the imposi- tion of restrictions on what can be uttered in the name of fostering an inclusive or welcoming or respectful educational environment; and (2) efforts to have the university accede to the demands of the bds movement, to boycott, divest...
Published: 16 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012016-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1201-6
... E N S O R S H IP Boycotting the Boycotters Germany s formal definition of bds as a form of anti- Semitism has allowed pressure to be exerted by German state institutions on banks, as well as on public, educational, religious, and cultural organizations and spaces in Berlin, to withhold any form of...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-054
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... political conditions of the 1940s. These included the rise of dynamic black urban communities like Sophiatown and a spirit of protest from boycotts of buses over fare increases to a huge black mine-­workers’ strike in 1946, which was crushed by the mines and government. The anc Youth League, formed in...
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By Thomas Aiello
Published: 15 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013150-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1315-0
... suggestions, he remained frustrated with mis- guided black Jacobins on college campuses who wanted to boycott the 1968 Olympics and create networks of Black militants to mobilize at a moment s notice. The Negro is a total product of Amer i ca biologically, philosophically, po liti cally, he said. He...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
... expressed that she nonetheless saw voting as an impor tant act of po liti cal participation. She condemned boycotters for accusing voters of complicity with the Islamic state, and in turn she blamed them for the defeat of the reformists in the first round of the election. By emphasizing the importance of...
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By Thomas Aiello
Published: 15 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013150-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1315-0
... going to the moon and Amer i ca is keeping Negroes from going to the public library, he told the crowd, at a time when the country needs every brain it can borrow, scrape up or steal. 9 The rally led to a public school boycott to push for integration of the system, and Lomax was an integral part of...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012504-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1250-4
... i ca. JOYCE HANSON, Rosa Parks: A Biography Rosa Parks s body as famously visualized in the now iconic black and white mug shot photo (figure 2.1), taken as repression escalated against the Mont- gomery bus boycott and more than eighty of its participants valiantly identified themselves for arrest...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... south Florida mayors when Mandela praised Fidel Castro for coming to the aid of African National Con- gress exiles ­under attack by the South African Defense Force. Some local black community leaders called on national organizations to boycott the city of Miami as a conference venue ­until city...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012955-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1295-5
... reduced. Still, when told about the strike, vigil participants voted overwhelmingly to support the workers. With King s funeral to be held the next day, vigil leaders announced a class boycott starting at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday. The school canceled third- and fourth- period classes, as a part of the...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... the story of organizing the civil rights movement in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the choices that had to be made in developing an ethic of protest. It is a story of street protests, boycotts, and confrontation with the state troopers and the local Ku Klux Klan, but is also the story of intense debate in...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... prestige on their participants and virtually determined theoretical agendas within the academy. I had spoken at one and stayed away from others, but it was one particular conference that Jump Cut took it upon itself to boycott that established a set of hostilities for many years to come. The...
Published: 15 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013150-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1315-0
... Nationalist conscious Harlem, and told the people that they weren t going back to Africa. He barely escaped in one piece! He s supposed to be against nationalism, but his biggest idea to date, was a Xmas boycott, some- thing the African Nationalists have been doing for over twenty years! By the way, didn...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... The sports boy- cott became especially severe in the 1970s and 1980s. In Auckland a plane dropped smoke bombs and sacks of flour during a match in 1981 with the New Zealand All Blacks. In 1991 and early 1992, however, international sporting organizations lifted the boycotts following the...