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Marc Lamont Hill: Why I Applaud The NFL Players Who Spoke Out Against Israel

Global BDS News - Sun, 02/19/2017 - 08:58
Marc Lamont Hill: Why I Applaud The NFL Players Who Spoke Out Against IsraelIn the NewsCultural BoycottIt is more important than ever that we stand in solidarity with communities fighting oppression. February 17, 2017 By:  Marc Lamont Hill

BDS Activists Score A First Victory In Ecuador

Global BDS News - Sat, 02/18/2017 - 00:04
BDS Activists Score A First Victory In Ecuador UpdateStop G4S

Latin American research center drops security company complicit with Israeli violations of Palestinian human rights

February 20, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

More than half of NFL players booked for Israel PR trip withdraw

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 19:09
More than half of NFL players booked for Israel PR trip withdrawIn the NewsCultural Boycott

Six players scheduled to visit Israel withdraw from week-long trip and Michael Bennett accused Israeli government of using him for PR purposes.

February 15, 2017 By:  The Guardian

Palestinians thank Natalie Imbruglia for refusing to entertain Israeli apartheid

Global BDS News - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 22:26
Palestinians thank Natalie Imbruglia for refusing to entertain Israeli apartheidPACBI StatementCultural Boycott

Palestinian artists, cultural organizations and human rights supporters welcome the Australian-British singer Natalie Imbruglia’s cancellation of her March performance in Tel Aviv.

February 14, 2017 By:  PACBI

Anish Kapoor has gifted a PR victory to Israel

Global BDS News - Sun, 02/12/2017 - 21:05
Anish Kapoor has gifted a PR victory to IsraelIn the NewsCultural Boycott

‘For as long as artists like Kapoor continue to accept these obscenely large gifts, they gift Israel the social licence to pursue its ongoing dispossession of Palestinians'

February 7, 2017 By:  Miranda Pennell and John Smith

 Open Letter to NFL Players Traveling to Israel on a Trip Organized by Netanyahu’s Government

Global BDS News - Sat, 02/11/2017 - 04:35
 Open Letter to NFL Players Traveling to Israel on a Trip Organized by Netanyahu’s GovernmentIn the NewsCultural BoycottPalestinians have for decades been fighting policies similar to the ones people are protesting in cities across the United States. February 10, 2017 By:  Dave Zirin

Marketing blitz fails to stop slide in tourism to Israel

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 07:47
Marketing blitz fails to stop slide in tourism to IsraelIn the News

Tourism to Israel fell again in 2016, continuing a negative trend that began with the 

January 27, 2017 By:  Ali Abunimah

Europe’s Largest Pension Funds Heavily Invested in Illegal Israeli Settlements

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 07:39
Europe’s Largest Pension Funds Heavily Invested in Illegal Israeli SettlementsIn the NewsEconomic Boycott

Europe’s five largest pension funds have €7.5 billion invested in companies with business activities in and around illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. This is at odds with United Nations guidelines, clear warnings from 18 European countries, and undermines the two-state solution, experts warn.

January 31, 2017 By:  Mikkel Bahl, Hanan Chemlali & Kristoffer Marslev

Penal populism and the BDS movement after Security Council Res. 2334

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 07:18
Penal populism and the BDS movement after Security Council Res. 2334In the NewsRight To Boycott

The article is not only about the right to BDS. It also discusses how international human rights law has, in general, been rendered meaningless and even oppressive. It uses the example of the BDS movement to show that, nevertheless, there is still a way to utilize its progressive potential. 

    January 30, 2017 By:  Luigi Daniele

Israel set to pass law banning BDS activists from entry

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 07:02
Israel set to pass law banning BDS activists from entryIn the NewsRight To BoycottIf approved, the legislation will ban those who called for boycott from receiving temporary residency permits in Israel. February 3, 2017 By:  Nigel Wilson

The Israel lobby: All bark but little bite

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 06:50
The Israel lobby: All bark but little biteIn the NewsRight To BoycottAl Jazeera's investigation The Lobby shows how weak Israeli propaganda actually is in the face of the BDS movement. February 2, 2017 By:  Hamid Dabashi

How a London theater became a BDS battleground

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 06:24
How a London theater became a BDS battlegroundIn the News

Israel’s UK ambassador and his allies in the British government viewed a 2014 row over the sponsorship of a film festival as a key battle against the Palestinian-led 

Cultural BoycottFebruary 6, 2017 By:  Hilary Aked

Theresa May is showing contempt for Palestinian rights as she rolls out the red carpet for Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 05:21
Theresa May is showing contempt for Palestinian rights as she rolls out the red carpet for Israel’s Benjamin NetanyahuIn the NewsMilitary EmbargoSanctions and governments

In 2016, the United Nations reported that Israel demolished or seized some 1,089 Palestinian-owned structures throughout the West Bank and East Jerusalem, displacing 1,593 Palestinians and

February 6, 2017 By:  Ryvka Barnard

Palestinians call for boycott of Hyundai

Global BDS News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 04:52
Palestinians call for boycott of HyundaiIn the NewsEconomic BoycottTrade union solidarity

Palestinians are calling for a boycott of Hyundai over the company’s failure to stop its construction equipment being used by Israel to destroy their homes and communities.

February 7, 2017 By:  Ali Abunimah

Boycott Hyundai to end its involvement in Israel’s ethnic cleansing of Palestinian communities in Jerusalem and the Naqab

Global BDS News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:19
Boycott Hyundai to end its involvement in Israel’s ethnic cleansing of Palestinian communities in Jerusalem and the NaqabUpdateEconomic Boycott

Haifa, 7 February 2017 -- The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Committee of Palestinian Citizens of Israel (BDS48) calls upon our Palestinian people in the homeland and the Diaspora, the

February 7, 2017 By:  BDS48

Artists urge Fatboy Slim to cancel performance in Tel Aviv

Global BDS News - Mon, 02/06/2017 - 16:10
Artists urge Fatboy Slim to cancel performance in Tel AvivIn the NewsCultural Boycott

UK Artists urge DJ Fatboy Slim to cancel his upcoming performance in Tel Aviv.

February 6, 2017 By:  Artists for Palestine

Brooklyn protest to call for boycott of Israeli dance company

Global BDS News - Sun, 02/05/2017 - 19:29
Brooklyn protest to call for boycott of Israeli dance companyIn the NewsCultural Boycott

On Saturday, February 4, New Yorkers will protest Batsheva Dance Company’s evening performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) due to their role as a cultural ambassador for the Israel

February 1, 2017 By:  Adalah-NY

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