know the anti-Zionist
Know the Professor: Avi Shlaim
- Supports and promotes BDS.
- Vilified Israel at an Oxford Union debate as an “apartheid” state and argued that it is a greater obstacle to peace than Hamas.
- Signed a petition calling on the Irish government to put pressure on Israel and end trade agreements.
- Signed an open letter calling on the German government to reject a resolution equating BDS with anti-Semitism. The letter also urged Germany to continue funding organizations, including pro-BDS NGOs, that “peacefully challenge the Israeli occupation” and “expose severe violations of international law.” 
- Signed an open letter accusing Israel of “systematic oppression of the Palestinian people.”