A BDS Defeat at Columbia University

The deliberations before the April 2 vote—which lasted just under four hours—involved formal presentations from Columbia University Apartheid Divest (an amalgamation of SJP and JVP), Aryeh: Columbia Students Association for Israel, and JStreet. It bears noting that the Columbia J Street chapter proved an important ally in last night’s events. There are many lessons for campus activists around the country to glean from the success at Columbia, one of which is the strength of the pro-Israel movement when right, left, and center can put aside their differences and work in tandem in order to achieve a common goal.  

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