U. Mich Prof Cheney-Lippold “wears his loyalty to BDS as a badge of honor, an academic in favor of shutting down academic choices”

Michigan professor let politics dictate student’s education
by Mitch Albom
September 23, 2018

The request was simple. Happens all the time. A University of Michigan student who planned to study a semester abroad asked one of her professors for a recommendation letter. He was willing to do it. And then he changed his mind. Not because she wasn’t a good student. Not because of what she wanted to study. But because of where she wanted to study: Israel.  “As you may know, many university departments have pledged an academic boycott against Israel in support of Palestinians living in Palestine,” wrote John Cheney-Lippold…“for reasons of these politics, I must rescind my offer to write your letter.” READ MORE

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