Tag: israel

Quick Reactions: Kenyon Pulls Out of ASA

Recently, the American Studies Association (ASA) chose to endorse an academic boycott on all Israeli institutions of higher education. In response, the American Studies department at Kenyon rescinded its membership in the ASA, and President Sean Decatur, in a written statement, rejected the principle of academic boycotts. Over the past two weeks, the Observer compiled reactions to the decision from

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The AV: A Waltz is No Love Song

The AV is TKO’s occasional foray into politics via multimedia. Warning: Somewhat graphic images. One of my favorite scenes from the acclaimed Israeli animated movie Waltz with Bashir. The movie revolves around one Israeli soldier’s search for lost memories from the 1982 Lebanon War and the Sabra and Shatila massacre. The final thirty seconds are especially disturbing. The young

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