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News code: 25281
Published Date: Monday 16 April 2018 - 15:25:12
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50+ NYU Student Groups Endorse BDS

50+ NYU Student Groups Endorse BDS
World  - A broad coalition of student groups at New York University votes to endorse BDS, calling on NYU to divest from companies complicit in the Israeli occupation and pledging to boycott Israeli academic institutions and conferences sponsored by Israel.


Accroding to their statement, student groups, pledge to participate in the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement for Palestinian human rights by

 

• Boycotting Israeli goods and goods manufactured in the Occupied Territories, except for those manufactured by Palestinians.

• Boycotting Israeli academic institutions and conferences sponsored by the State of Israel

• Boycotting NYU's pro-Israel clubs, Realize Israel and TorchPAC, by not co-sponsoring events with them, as well as boycotting off-campus pro-Israel groups such as Birthright-Taglit, StandWithUs, Christians United for Israel, the Maccabee Task Force, Mosaic United, Zionist Organization of America, American Israeli Political Action Committee, and the Anti-Defamation League

• Endorsing the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement

• Calling on NYU to divest its holdings from companies and funds that are complicit in the Israeli occupation of Palestine

• Committing to continually recognizing indigenous land and sovereignty

 


Signatories:

Advocate Coalition (Against) Trafficking at NYU (Re-ACT)
African Heritage Month
African Student Union
NYU Aftab Literary Magazine
NYU Against Fascism
Arab Students United
Asian American Women's Alliance at NYU
NYU Asian Pacific American Coalition
Bella Quisqueya (BQ)
Black and Brown Coalition at NYU
NYU Black Muslim Initiative
Black Students Union (BSU)
Campgrrl
NYU Coalition on Law & Representation (CoLR)
NYU College Libertarians
NYU Disorient
NYU Divest for Climate Justice
NYU Dream Team
Gentlemen of Quality (GQ)
GSOC-UAW Local 2110 - The Union for Graduate Employees at New York University
Haitian American Students Association (HASA)
Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc.
Incarceration to Education Coalition
NYU International Socialist Organization
NYU Jewish Voice for Peace
La Herencia Latina
Latinos Unidos Con Honor y Amistad at NYU (LUCHA)
NYU Law Students for Justice in Palestine (LSJP)
Malaysian Students Association
NYU Mexican Student Association (MexSA)
Mosaic: The Interfaith Students of Color Coalition at NYU
MuCh - Muslim Christian Dialogue at NYU
Muslim Graduate Student Group
NYU Muslim Students Association
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) at NYU
Native American and Indigenous Student Group at NYU
The Omicron Chapter of Phi Iota Alpha
Pakistani Students Association at NYU
NYU PorColombia
NYU Sanctuary Student Taskforce
SHADES: For LGBTQ Students of Color and Allies at NYU
Shuruq: Islamic Heritage Month
NYU Slam! Poetry Club
NYU Students Against Gentrification and Expansion
NYU Students for Justice in Palestine
Student Labor Action Movement at NYU
NYU Tandon Muslim Students Association
Turkish Student Association at NYU
T-Party at NYU
NYU ¡Viva Perú!
NYU Young Democratic Socialists of America

 

News Code: 25281
Published Date: Monday 16 April 2018 - 15:25:12
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