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20+ Student Led BDS Victories BDS on Canadian University Campuses

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement is supported by multiple Canadian labor groups, various student unions at universities around the country, and the United Church of Canada. (Photo: @bccla/Twitter)

Over the last ten years, there have been at least 20 BDS victories on Canadian University Campuses.

The Ontario branch of the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS-O) (August 2014), 300,000+ members along with

*York University Faculty of Environmental Studies academic boycott (November 2017)

*King’s University College University of Western  (March 2017)

*Alma Mater Society, University of British Columbia: BC Supreme Court Win (April 2016);

*University of Ontario Institute of Technology and Durham College, Oshawa March 2016

*Dalhousie Student Union (Divestment motion),  (April 2016)

*McMaster Student Union, Hamilton (March 2015)

* University of Windsor Students’ Alliance (UWSA) motion to support BDS (March 2014)

* Ryerson University Student Union, Toronto (March 2014)

*University of Toronto Mississauga Students’ Union (March 2013-Divestment)

*University of Toronto’s Graduate Students’ Union (March 2013-Divestment)

*  University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Students Union (April 2013)

* York University Federation of Students (March 2013)* Trent University Central Students Association (February 2013)* University of Toronto Mississauga Students Union (February 2013)

* Concordia Graduate Students Association (January 2013)

* University of Toronto Graduate Students Association (December 2012)

* York University Graduate Students Association (November 2012)

* Graduate Students Association at Carleton University (March 2012)

* University of Regina Students Union (February 2012)

* Solidarite Syndicale Étudiante (ASSÉ) (October 2007)

 

If you are aware of other BDS victories on campuses in Canada or additional information please email bdscoalition@gmail.com

 

 

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