Debate: American Studies Association’s Academic Boycott of Israel

American Studies Association BoycottJanuary 16, 2014 – Segment 3

We look at the American Studies Association’s academic boycott of Israel, with: Peter Beinart, author of The Crisis of Zionism, Editor of the Daily Beast blog, “Open Zion,” and Associate Professor of Journalism and Political Science at The City University of New York; and Dr. Steven Salaita, Associate Professor of English at Virginia Tech and author of six books, including Anti-Arab Racism in The USA: Where It Comes From and What It Means for Politics Today.