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Omar Barghouti

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Omar Barghouti

 Omar Barghouti, a Palestinian human rights activist and co-founder of the BDS movement, is the author of Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions: The Global Struggle for Palestinian Rights (Haymarket, 2011).


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An effective isolation of Israeli academic institutions will undoubtedly curtail some privileges that Israeli scholars take for granted, like generous travel subsidies, but that has no bearing on their academic freedom.


In this second round, Eric Alterman and Lizzy Ratner respond to arguments for and against BDS.