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Palestinian artists ask Thom Yorke of Radiohead, "Can you hear us?"

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:49
Palestinian artists ask Thom Yorke of Radiohead, "Can you hear us?"UpdateCultural Boycott

In a letter to Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke, Palestinian artists remind the band it's never too late to come round to the right side of history.

July 17, 2017

200+ Latin American Orgs Urge Mexican Multinational Cemex To End Complicity In Israeli Crimes

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 21:49
200+ Latin American Orgs Urge Mexican Multinational Cemex To End Complicity In Israeli CrimesUpdateEconomic BoycottTrade union solidarity

Over 200 Latin American organizations, coalitions, social movements and personalities published a July 9 letter addressed to the Board of Directors of Cemex, the Mexican multinational company, calling on it to end the company’s complicity in Israel’s human rights violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.

July 13, 2017 By:  Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC)

BDS Movement Turns 12, Marks Anniversary With List of 12 Wins in 2017

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 15:27
BDS Movement Turns 12, Marks Anniversary With List of 12 Wins in 2017BlogStop G4SEconomic BoycottRight To Boycott

July 9, 2017 marks 12 years since the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement was born.

July 9, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

On Facebook Live: A conversation with Roger Waters

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 11:33
On Facebook Live: A conversation with Roger WatersUpdateCultural Boycott

Join us for a live, hour-long conversation on the cultural boycott of Israel with one of today’s leading musicians.

July 7, 2017 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Spanish Parliament Affirms Right to BDS as Protected Speech

Sat, 07/01/2017 - 01:04
Spanish Parliament Affirms Right to BDS as Protected SpeechUpdateRight To BoycottSanctions and governments

The Spanish parliament has unanimously passed a motion recognizing the right to advocate for BDS as protected under the right to freedom of expression and association.

June 30, 2017 By:  Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC)

UK Government Defeated in Court by BDS Activists for Palestinian Human Rights

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:04
UK Government Defeated in Court by BDS Activists for Palestinian Human RightsIn the NewsEconomic BoycottRight To Boycott

The court ruled that it is unlawful for the government to restrict local councils from exercising their conscience and divesting their pensions from Israeli companies complicit in violating Palestinian human rights.

June 22, 2017 By:  Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC-UK)

Largest Israeli Public Transportation Company Loses Netherlands Contract Worth 190 Million Euros Following Campaign by BDS Activists for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 04:30
Largest Israeli Public Transportation Company Loses Netherlands Contract Worth 190 Million Euros Following Campaign by BDS Activists for Palestinian RightsUpdateEconomic BoycottLocal governments

Last month, Egged Bus Systems (EBS), a subsidiary of Egged Israel Transport Cooperative Society, Israel’s largest public transportation operator, lost a bid for a decade-long contract to run public transportation in the North-Holland region of the Netherlands, which includes the country’s capital, Amsterdam.

June 21, 2017 By:  Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC)

Why We Should Boycott Gay Pride in Tel Aviv

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 04:01
Why We Should Boycott Gay Pride in Tel AvivIn the NewsCultural Boycott

I am a queer Palestinian who has been working tirelessly over the last decade for sexual and gender diversity, as well as LGBTQI visibility in Palestinian society.

June 9, 2017 By:  Haneen Maikey in Newsweek

For Palestinians, the 1967 War Remains an Enduring, Painful Wound

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 03:25
For Palestinians, the 1967 War Remains an Enduring, Painful WoundIn the NewsEconomic BoycottCultural Boycott After years of occupation and dispossession, the time for Palestinian freedom is now. June 9, 2017 By:  Omar Barghouti in The Nation

BNC Welcomes Call by Christian Organizations Urging the World Council of Churches to Support the BDS Movement for Palestinian Human Rights

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:06
BNC Welcomes Call by Christian Organizations Urging the World Council of Churches to Support the BDS Movement for Palestinian Human RightsUpdateEconomic Boycott

The BNC warmly welcomes a historic open letter by the National Coalition of Christian Organizations in Palestine (NCCOP) urging the World Council of Churches (WCC) to “recognize Israel as an apartheid state,” support the nonviolent, Palestinian-led global BDS movement, help intensify BDS campaigns and actively refuse Christian complicity in ongoing Israeli violations of Palestinian human rights.

June 20, 2017 By:  Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC), Christian Palestinians

#BoycottTomorrowland Festival

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:40
#BoycottTomorrowland FestivalAction Alert

On July 29, festival organizers in 8 countries are uniting to put on a “Tomorrowland” music event that will help whitewash Israel’s r

June 19, 2017

Israel's 'Ethics Code' to Formally Suppress Academic Freedom, Palestinians Urge Intensifying BDS

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 18:30
Israel's 'Ethics Code' to Formally Suppress Academic Freedom, Palestinians Urge Intensifying BDSUpdateAcademic Boycott

Israel's Minister of Education has proposed a university "ethics code" that would institutionalize an existing unstated policy stifling academic freedom

June 16, 2017 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Join us in telling Radiohead not to entertain apartheid Israel

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 17:07
Join us in telling Radiohead not to entertain apartheid IsraelAction Alert

Join our campaign urging Radiohead to cancel their concert in Israel and respect the Palestinian picket line

June 16, 2017

Radiohead: “You don’t belong there!”

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 15:18
Urgent CampaignRadiohead: “You don’t belong there!”

Help us get the message to Radiohead: “You don’t belong there!”

Súmate al Día de Acción #StopCemex - 9 de julio

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 20:50
Súmate al Día de Acción #StopCemex - 9 de julioAction Alert

El Comité Nacional Palestino de BDS y organizaciones latinoamericanas hacen un llamado por un Día de Acción este 9 de julio para denunciar a la cementera mexicana CEMEX, la cual está directamente facilitando y lucrando con los crímenes israelíes

June 9, 2017 By:  Comité Nacional Palestino de BDS (BNC)

Palestinians, Roger Waters and Ken Loach Respond to Thom Yorke's defence of Radiohead's Tel Aviv Show

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 13:12
Palestinians, Roger Waters and Ken Loach Respond to Thom Yorke's defence of Radiohead's Tel Aviv ShowIn the NewsCultural Boycott

Musicians, artists, Radiohead fans, and human rights organizations respond to lead singer Thom Yorke's defence of crossing the Palestinian picket line. 

June 7, 2017

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