Skip to comments.Ireland Pressed to Affirm Opposition to Israel Boycotts
Posted on 04/10/2013 11:06:59 PM PDT by Olog-hai
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has called on the government of Ireland to publicly reiterate its opposition to boycotts of Israel in response to the decision by the Teachers Union of Ireland to adopt an academic and cultural boycott of Israel.
The union, which represents over 14,000 educators, reportedly called on its members during its annual congress on April 4 to cease all cultural and academic collaboration with Israel, including the exchange of scientists, students and academic personalities, as well as all cooperation in research programs.
(Excerpt) Read more at israelnationalnews.com ...
Why do we always let the leftist radical haters run education systems and media?
We don’t let them; they sneak in. They whip off the masks when they think they are powerful enough and entrenched enough.
In Ireland’s case, the leftism was there since the beginning of the twentieth century. Most of the Easter Rising leaders were communists, the most prominent example being James Connolly; even Lenin (a fellow Second International member) was inspired by Connolly’s efforts.
And of course, the IRA has been proclaiming their “one struggle” with the “Palestinians” for decades . . .
sounds like a real peach
The Irish media has been doling out anti-Semite propaganda for years. I’m not surprised about this from the teacher’s union.
“And of course, the IRA has been proclaiming their one struggle with the Palestinians for decades . . .”
I believe the same British politician decided the fates of those two peoples in 1917 (hence the “one struggle”); culturally and historically nothing else connects them.
...in response to the decision by the Teachers Union of Ireland to adopt an academic and cultural boycott of Israel.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.