Students and Alumni Protest HKS Conference on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

(Harvard Crimson) Aisling H. Crane and Melanie A. Guzman - More than 2,000 Harvard students and alumni have signed an online petition calling on the University to withdraw all financial support and distance itself from a conference considering a one-state solution to the Israeli and Palestinian conflict at the Harvard Kennedy School next week. The petition opposing the conference accused the event of propagating a manifestation of "new anti-Semitism." The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the Kennedy School and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs have both removed their logos from the conference website since the petition went up.

2012-02-29 00:00:00

Full Article


Visit the Daily Alert Archive