Ilan Pappe confirms what we learnt from events at SOAS: the ‘institutional’ boycott is really an exclusion of Israeli academics

“I think what’s really important,” says Pappe, diplomatically, “is that
a growing number of individual academics feel they can no longer
tolerate co-operating with their Israeli counterparts, except for those
who oppose current government policies.”

He also supports, therefore, a political test for Israelis before they are allowed to be part of the global academic community.

Here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2009/jan/20/interview-ilan-pappe-historian

See Steve Cohen on the political test here.

See Jon Pike on the myth of the Institutional boycott here.

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