Kobi Peterzil

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Know the Professor: Kobi Peterzil

  • Signed a petition encouraging the United Methodist Church to divest from “companies that enable the occupation to continue.”[1]
  • 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.” [2]
  • Signed a petition accusing Israel of harming the academic freedom of Palestinians. The petition was then used by a pro-boycott organization to “vindicate[e]…its campaign for the institutional boycott of the Israeli academy.”[3]
  • Signed a petition in “support and appreciation” of students and lecturers who illegally refused to carry out their IDF service in Judea & Samaria.”[4]
  • Signed a petition urging the Spanish parliament to recognize a Palestinian state.[5]
  • Signed a petition advocating for the release of terrorist supporter Dareen Tatour, who was arrested and convicted for inciting violence and supporting a terrorist organization.[6]
  • Signed a petition in support of the anti-Zionist organization “Breaking the Silence.”[7]
  • Signed a petition in support of students who were suspended for organizing an unauthorized Nakba Day event on campus.[8]

[1] https://knowbdsinisrael.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/United-Methodist-Church-petition.pdf

[2] https://bdsmovement.net/news/240-jewish-and-israeli-scholars-german-government-boycotts-are-legitimate-and-non-violent-tool

[3] http://www.pacbi.org/etemplate.php?id=792


[5] http://maki.org.il/%D7%99%D7%95%D7%AA%D7%A8-%D7%9E-500-%D7%99%D7%A9%D7%A8%D7%90%D7%9C%D7%99%D7%9D-%D7%A4%D7%A0%D7%95-%D7%9C%D7%A4%D7%A8%D7%9C%D7%9E%D7%A0%D7%98-%D7%94%D7%A1%D7%A4%D7%A8%D7%93%D7%99-%D7%99%D7%A9-%D7%9C/

[6] http://bit.ly/2W9Pwzc

[7] http://bit.ly/2m1l51W

[8] https://www.facebook.com/HaifaHadashStudents/posts/769327186435132/

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