SAIA Uncovers York University Investments in Contractor Accused in Abu Ghraib Torture


We have uncovered York University investments in defense contractor CACI, which supplied interrogators to the U.S. government during the Iraq War. Former prisoners accuse CACI employees of directing the torture of prisoners at the infamous Abu Ghraib prison, where the treatment of detainees exploded into an international scandal in 2004.

York University Board of Governors Walks Out On Students

On June 24, 2013, members of Students Against Israeli Apartheid at York University in Toronto attended the Board of Governors meeting to express their concerns regarding the University's investments in weapons manufacturing companies and the University's recent undemocratic decision to ban York alumnus and activist Hammam Farah from campus and revoke SAIA's student club status.