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Why I voted for an academic boycott of Israel | Carolyn Karcher via latimes.com

Michael S. Roth slams the American Studies Assn. for “unfairly singling out Israel” in its vote to boycott that nation’s academic institutions; he calls the action an “irresponsible attack on academic freedom.”

As a 39-year member of the American Studies Assn. (ASA) and a Jewish American, I want to explain why Roth — whose Op-Ed was published by The Times Dec. 20 — is wrong and why I wholeheartedly support the organization’s resolution.

For more on this story, visit: Why I voted for an academic boycott of Israel – latimes.com.

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