Monday, September 27, 2010

(NEWS) Ben Gurion University Fights South African Academic Boycott Campaign

"Ben-Gurion president says claims that university is accomplice to Apartheid gov't 'totally false, based on prejudice.'

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev hit back on Sunday at a South African campaign to launch a partial boycott against the university, saying that the initiative is based on 'ignorance and prejudice.'

The boycott campaign being proposed by certain political elements in South Africa would apply pressure on the University of Johannesburg to boycott BGU and nix a collaboration agreement between the two schools."

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