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=== 2014 International Center for Development Studies Conference ===
In September 2014, the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation and The Center for Development Studies (CDS) at [[Birzeit University]] organized a conference entitled, "Alternatives to Neo-Liberal Development in the Occupied Palestinian Territories – Critical Perspectives".<ref name=RLF>{{cite web|title=Alternatives to Neo-Liberal Development in the Occupied Palestinian Territories – Critical Perspectives|url=https://www.facebook.com/rlfpal/posts/902387746456825|publisher=September 16, 2014 at 5:26am|accessdate=28 September 2014}}</ref> Rosa Luxemburg Foundation regional head and keynote speaker Katja Herrmann stated that she would not have agreed to be present at the international conference had she known about the discrimination that got Israeli [[Left-wing politics|left-wing]] Haaretz journalist [[Amira Hass]] ejected from the international pro-Palestinian conference simply for being a Jew.<ref name=Hass-PalyApartheitUniversity>{{cite news|last1=Hass|first1=Amira|title=When a Haaretz journalist was asked to leave a Palestinian university|url=http://www.haaretz.com/news/features/.premium-1.618007|accessdate=28 September 2014|publisher=haaretz.com}}</ref><ref name=Arutz7-PalyApartheidUniversityPolicy>{{cite news|last1=Har-Zahav|first1=Nir, and Tova Dvorin|title=PA University Ejects Leftist Journalist for Being Jewish|url=http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/185540#.VCfcx61VKls|accessdate=28 September 2014|work=News - Inside Israel|publisher=Arutz Sheva|date=9/28/2014, 11:48 AM}}</ref><ref name="ElderAnne-Hass2014">{{cite news|title=Ultra-Left Haaretz columnist justifies discrimination against Jews at Bir Zeit U|url=http://elderofziyon.blogspot.de/|accessdate=28 September 2014|publisher=http://elderofziyon.blogspot.de/|date=September 28, 2014}}</ref><ref name=Hass-Paly-Apartheid-Policy2014>{{cite news|last1=Ben-Gedalyahu|first1=Tzvi|title=Birzeit U. Kicks out Haaretz Left-Winger Amira Hass for Being Jewish|url=http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/birzeit-u-kicks-out-haaretz-left-winger-amira-hass-for-being-jewish/2014/09/28/|accessdate=28 September 2014|publisher=The Jewish Press|date=September 28, 2014}}</ref>
 
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