Daily Archives: April 21, 2017

Tufts University Board of Trustees Unequivocally Rejects Divestment from Israel

Tufts' Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) used ambush tactics to push a BDS resolution through the Senate (the student government).  Adopting the maneuvering of other SJP chapters, the Tufts group arranged for the vote to take place the day before a major Jewish holiday  -- Passover -- to  ensure that many Jewish students would not be able to participate in the resolution debate. And the vote was "closed" so that the so-called student representatives were not accountable to their peers for th ...