BDS Resolution

Learn more about BDS at UCLA. BDS is the resolution calling for the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctioning of the State of Israel. Read below to learn more about BDS and how you can help stop the BDS resolution from passing at UCLA.

1) Read the Press Release HERE

2) Watch the “Say NO to BDS” video to know the facts. HERE

3) Like the “Bruins Against BDS” Facebook Page to show your support HERE



Letters of Others that Opposed the BDS Resolution:

A. Statements from Bruin Democrats and Bruin Republicans:
1. Statements from Bruin Democrats and Bruin Republican Against Resolution


B. Statements Against UCLA Divestment Resolution:
1. United States Ambassador to the United Nations
2. President of Associated Students of UC San Diego 2012-2013
3. Senator at Associated Students of Santa Barbara 2012-2013
4. Chair of Judicial Board at UC Irvine 2012-2013
5. South African Member of Parliament
6. Between Globalism and Particularism: Graduate Students at UCLA
7. Director of Institute for Black Solidarity with Israel
8. Syrian Refugee, Aboud Dandachi
9. Israeli Muslim Arab, Mohammad Zoabi
10. Idle No More Indigenous Rights Activist
11. Letter from Presbyterians For Middle East Peace
12. California State Legislature to UC Regents 2013


C. Letters from UCLA Faculty Against Resolution:
1. Director of Center for Middle Eastern Development
2. Nobel Laureate and Computer Science Professor
3. Director of Cotsen Institute of Archeology and Professor of Anthropology
4. Director of Cotsen Institute of Archeology and Professor of Anthropology
5. Professor of Anthropology


D. Letters from Jewish Community:
Newsweeks1. Most Influential Rabbi in America
2. American Jewish Council