Recieved February 22, 2002
National Student Conference of the Palestine Solidarity Movement
Berkeley, California
February 2002

In recognition of the more than 1000 Palestinians who  have  been
killed since the start of the al-Aqsa Intifada on  September  29,
2000, we, the undersigned, convened for  the  Nat  ional  Student
Conference of the Palestine Solidarity Movement in February, 2002
at the University of California, Berkeley, call upon our colleges
and  universities  to  divest  all  financial  and  institutional
holdings from Israel until:

a. the end of the Israeli occupation and settlement of  the  Gaza
Strip, West Bank including East Jerusalem, and all Arab lands;

b. the recognition and implementation of the right of return  and
repatriation for all Palestinian  refugees  t  o  their  original
homes and properties;

c.  and  an  end  to  the  Israeli  system   of   Apartheid   and
discrimination against the indigenous Palestinian popul ation.

We  also  call  upon  our  governments  to  end  all  diplomatic,
political,  and  economic  aid  to   Israel.   We   promote   the
aforementioned campaign in  the  interests  of  ju  stice,  human
rights, liberation, and self-determination  for  the  Palestinian

Signed February 17, 2002 by the National  Student  Conference  of
the Palestine Solidarity Movement,  as  represented  by  students
from the following instit utions:

Antioch College (Yellow Springs, Ohio)
City College of San Francisco
City University of New York
Columbia University
Concordia University (Montreal)
Depaul University (Chicago)
Georgetown University
Long Island University
McGill University (Montreal)
Merced College
Ohio State University
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Illinois, Chicago
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
University of Massachusetts
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Washington
Vista College (Berkeley)

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