Academic & Cultural Boycott

Academic and cultural boycotts are an important part of pressuring states in violation of International Law. Please use the resources from our member group the US Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (USACBI) to learn more about getting involved in academic and cultural boycott campaigns. Also visit the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) to learn more about academic and cultural boycott efforts around the world.

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UM Disciplines Prof over Israel Letter Controversy
October 9, 2018

USCPR Director of Organizing and Advocacy Anna Baltzer is quoted in The Detroit News, in their article about the disciplining of…

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Warriors Star Draymond Green – Who Wouldn’t Meet Trump – Is Slammed for Visiting Israel’s Border Police and Posing with a Sniper Rifle
July 11, 2018

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer is quoted in the Daily Mail’s article on Draymond Green’s “Friends of the IDF” visit to…

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On Draymond Green’s ‘Friends of the IDF’ Trip to Israel
July 10, 2018

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer spoke to The Nation’s Dave Zirin for an article about NBA star Draymond Green’s “Friends of…

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The Israeli Sports Minister Is Using the NBA to Further an Anti-Palestine PR Campaign
December 29, 2017

Dave Zirin quotes USCPR Executive Director, Yousef Munayyer, and Director of Grassroots Organizing and Advocacy, Ramah Kudaimi, in an article debunking…

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Thank You, Lorde, for Standing Up for Palestinian Human Rights
December 26, 2017

In December 2017, Lorde,  the internationally acclaimed singer, heeded calls to boycott Israel and canceled an upcoming concert in Tel Aviv….

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Oscars Celebrities #SkipTheTrip to Israel!
February 22, 2017

With the Academy Awards fast approaching this Sunday, it’s been a full year since Israel offered all-expenses-paid trips to 2016 Oscars…

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Israel fumbles goodwill visit of NFL players
February 15, 2017

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to the Associate Press about the decision of NFL players to skip out on an…

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Big Win! NFL Player Cancels Trip to Israel!
February 10, 2017

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Fans and Palestinian Rights Activists Welcome the Cancellation of Pharrell Williams’ Tel Aviv Concert
July 15, 2016

Ten-time Grammy award-winner Pharrell Williams has announced that he is cancelling his scheduled concert in Israel, and it makes many human…

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