Student bursary pulled in protest against College commitment to divest from Israel

Ireland“The Maurice Abrahamson Bursary, a law scholarship for disadvantaged students, has been withdrawn following College’s commitment to divest from Israel. Dr Edwin Abrahamson, a UK-based consultant paediatrician who helped to establish the bursary in memory of his late father, said that College has ‘yielded to mob rule’ in its decision to divest, according to the Irish Times …” (more)

[Aoibhinn Clancy, Trinity News, 14 May]

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