November 8th 2010 saw the launch of the European Platform for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel. This historic development follows an inspiring meeting of academic boycott activists from 9 European countries in Paris in September. Even a year ago such a meeting would have been unthinkable; this meeting demonstrates the widening and deepening of the academic and cultural boycott movement across Europe.
Further news is available at www.epacbi.eu. And if you have time today to be truly inspired by the commitment and achievements of international BDS campaigners to date, please check out the lastest special issue of the BRICUP Newsletter, which in conjunction with AURDIP (Association
des Universitaires pour le Respect du Droit International en Palestine), announces in detail the founding of EPACBI and its guiding principles and priorities.