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House introduces bill targeting campus anti-Semitism

A bipartisan slate of leading House members introduced a bill that would expand how the US Department of Education defines anti-Semitism.JTA, Monday, 6:30 PM

Nevada Lieutenant Governor introduces anti-BDS legislation

Nevada is the latest state to introduce anti-BDS legislation to counter hate and discrimination.Gary Willig, Sunday, 7:24 PM

Ontario's parliament overwhelmingly rejects BDS

Ontario Legislative Assembly passes motion affirming the Ontario Legislature’s rejection of BDS movement.Dalit Halevi, Friday, 3:13 AM

Ohio House of Representatives approves anti-BDS bill

The Ohio House of Representatives approved a bill targeting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel.JTA, Thursday, 11:02 PM

Pro-PA students in Toronto walk out on vote to study Holocaust

Pro-Palestinian students at Ryerson University stage a walkout rather than vote on a resolution to commemorate Holocaust Education Week.Ben Ariel and JTA, Thursday, 2:35 AM

Former Israeli Ambassador to US: Boycott French products

Kulanu MK and ex-Ambassador to US tells Israelis to 'Think twice' before buying French goods.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2016, 11:07 AM

Norway city council approves boycott of Israeli goods

Third largest city in Norway approves ban on products from Israeli 'settlements'.JTA, 11/27/2016, 10:09 PM

IDF veterans organization targets foreign funded Israeli NGO's

IDF veterans group releases report on activities of Adalah, says organization works to undermine Israel under guise of human rights.Gary Willig, 11/25/2016, 1:37 PM

Trump's pick for UN Ambassador hints at closer ties with Israel

Governor Haley 'a strong supporter of Israel', says Senator Lindsey Graham.Guy Cohen, 11/24/2016, 4:25 PM

Jerusalem court rules to protect archeologists from BDS attack

Court rules to protect the careers of archeologists and to avoid damage to foreign relations and to "peace talks."Shlomo Vile, 11/23/2016, 12:50 PM

Israel boycotted in Chilean event gathering diplomats’ wives

Wife of Israeli ambassador to Chile excluded from an event for diplomats' wives because the event was held at an Arab venue.JTA, 11/21/2016, 12:15 AM

BDS crashes Ashton Kutcher's Airbnb event

Anti-Israel activist protests Airbnb for not boycotting Israel - but audience doesn't seem receptive to her message.Guy Cohen, 11/20/2016, 3:50 PM

BDS activists vandalize restaurant in Portugal

Anti-Israel activists vandalize restaurant in Portugal because its head chef participated in a food festival in Israel.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/20/2016, 5:47 AM

Senator: Anti-BDS bills would impose fines

Senator Ben Cardin clarifies that new bills targeting BDS would impose fines on participating businesses but not criminal penalties.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/18/2016, 5:46 AM

Toronto university rejects BDS proposal

University of Toronto Graduate Students’ Union overwhelmingly rejects proposal promoting a boycott of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 11/17/2016, 4:15 AM

Top Parisian chef hits back at BDS activists over trip to Israel

Parisian chef targeted by BDS supporters over his visit to Israeli festival calls BDS dishonest and discriminatory.JTA, 11/16/2016, 5:59 PM

House bill extends criminal penalties to compliance with BDS

New bipartisan bill stipulates that criminal penalties for boycotting Israel would be extended to companies complying with BDS.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/16/2016, 4:45 AM

Watch: Anti-Trump protesters call for Intifada in America

Students for Justice in Palestine try to co-opt anti-Trump protests, call for 'intifada' in America at an anti-Trump protest in New York.Gary Willig, 11/15/2016, 4:44 PM

Pennsylvania joins list of states to pass anti-BDS legislation

American state has made participating in the anti-Israel hate campaign illegal. "Nothing replaces peaceful negotiations" said legislators.ILTV, 11/8/2016, 10:43 AM

Quebec Green Party endorses BDS

Far-left Canadian Party adopts resolution formally endorsing BDS against Israel.Gary Willig, 11/7/2016, 4:46 PM

New law okays ban on entry for Israel boycotters

A new law banning individuals and organizations who boycott Israel from entering Israel's borders passes first Knesset reading.Hezki Baruch, 11/7/2016, 1:20 PM

US Quakers back BDS, anti-IDF groups

American Friends Service Committee boasts of challenging Israeli militarism.Hillel Fendel, 11/6/2016, 6:45 PM

Pennsylvania governor signs anti-BDS legislation

Keystone state joins more than a dozen other US states that have passed laws barring government from dealing with pro-BDS businesses.JTA, 11/6/2016, 5:22 PM

BDS spurs growing anti-Semitism on campuses

Researchers at Brandeis University find increased anti-Semitism on campuses is related to BDS.JTA, 11/2/2016, 3:09 AM

Canadian umbrella group targets BDS activities on colleges

An umbrella body representing 97 Canadian universities made it much tougher for the anti-Israel BDS movement to be promoted on campuses.JTA, 11/1/2016, 9:10 PM

'BDS pogrom was like stormtroopers during 1930s'

Anti-Israel activists reportedly targeted female students making their way to pro-Israel event.David Rosenberg, 11/1/2016, 10:29 AM

BDS vandals target Israeli goods in Canadian mall

Consumers at Winnipeg mall shocked to discover stickers urging boycott of Israel placed on boxes containing Israeli products.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 12:22 PM

Watch: Anti-Israel protesters trap pro-Israel students

Anti-Israel protesters block exit from pro-Israel event at London University, trap attendees inside.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 10:54 AM

Roger Waters loses millions over BDS support

Roger Waters loses $4 million sponsorship deal because organization uncomfortable with his anti-Israel activism.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 10:09 AM

Spain's Jewish 'ghost towns' seek a boost from living Jews

Historically Jewish towns in Spain look to Jewish tourism to revitalize their economies. But support for BDS may hamper those efforts.Cnaan Liphshiz, 10/27/2016, 8:30 PM

Portland university students vote in favor of BDS

Portland State University's student senate passes resolution urging divestment from companies that work with the IDF.Ben Ariel and JTA, 10/27/2016, 3:46 AM

Jewish Chamber of Commerce Aims to Beat BDS

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce works to fight BDS on several levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2016, 12:35 PM

Era of the professorial fool

It took George Orwell to point out that higher learning and stupidity make a regular couple. It boggles the mind to think of what he would say today. Steve Apfel, 10/14/2016, 9:47 AM

INTO THE FRAY- Obama:The blame Bibi bears

If one knows a storm is brewing, but takes no measures to prepare for it, when the storm hits, who is to blame for the damage? The storm... or those who did not prepare for it?  Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/14/2016, 8:27 AM

'UN High Commissioner pushing peace farther away'

Mayor of Efrat says UNHCR High Commissioner doesn't understand the harm he causes when calling for boycotts of Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 10/10/2016, 1:57 PM

'Israel must put BDS supporters on the defensive'

Pro-Israel leaders put forth strategies for defeating BDS, winning war against anti-Israel forces around the world.Yoni Kempinski, 10/2/2016, 2:51 PM

American intellectuals against Judea and Samaria Jews

70 American intellectuals call for a targeted boycott of all goods and services from Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 9/27/2016, 1:58 AM

IAC fights BDS, strengthens US Israel alliance, Jewish identity

Adam Milstein, Chairman of the IAC conference, sums up the 2016 conference with Arutz Sheva's Yoni Kempinski.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 9:43 PM

Chuck Schumer: Anti-Semitism in too many European homes

'The Jewish people can never put the fate of Israel in the hands of Europe in any way.' says New York Senator.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 10:08 AM

Maccabee Task Force helps students fight for Israel

David Brog, CEO of the Maccabee Task Force, explains how his organization helps pro-Israel students fight BDS.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 1:46 AM

New York City Council approves anti-BDS resolution

New York City Council approves a nonbinding resolution to condemn the BDS movement.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 5:45 AM

Congresswoman nixes BDS briefing in Capitol Hill building

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, whose office was set to sponsor pro-BDS conference, withdraws her support.JTA, 9/15/2016, 4:59 AM

Congressman: We'll always support Judea and Samaria

Arizona Representative Trent Franks says Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria have strong support in US congress.Ido Ben Porat, 9/13/2016, 10:01 AM

Anti-Israel UN seminar led by BDS activists

After biased UN conference in Pretoria, Ambassador Danon says 'Millions of Dollars diverted to serve as PR for the Palestinian cause'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2016, 8:02 AM

Samarian Council takes fight against BDS to Washington

This week, the Samarian Regional Council successfully held a conference with American congressmen in Washington against BDS.Ido ben Porat, 9/9/2016, 8:24 AM

British composer to Israeli group: Don't use my music

British composer and producer Brian Eno, who openly supports BDS, orders Israeli dance company Batsheva to stop using his music.Ben Ariel and JTA, 9/8/2016, 5:45 AM

SF State U failed students in protest of Jerusalem mayor

Internal report: San Francisco University didn't know how to deal with anti-Israel protesters at visit by Nir Barkat on campus.JTA, 9/7/2016, 7:33 AM

Pro-Israel demonstration outside King of Holland's palace

Tens of members of the Lev Olam organization held a demonstration in support of Prime Minister Netanyahu during his meeting with Dutch king.Yedidia Ben Or, 9/6/2016, 9:08 PM

ICC Report: BDS in decline on US campuses

Israel on Campus Coalition releases Annual Analysis of Israel Activity at US Colleges and Universities, showing decline in BDS activity.Yoel Domb, 9/6/2016, 8:43 PM

University cancels 'The Settlers' screening amid BDS pressure

Political correctness run amok? Israeli film critical of Yesha Jews barred because of title, filmmaker's origin.David Rosenberg, 9/2/2016, 12:21 PM

'UCLA campus has become hostile towards Jews, Israel supporters'

Former UCLA student president rips college's pro-BDS policies, says campus has become 'hostile, unsafe' for Jews and pro-Israel students.David Rosenberg, 9/2/2016, 8:31 AM

UCLA campus leader leaves over climate for pro-Israel students

Former president of the UCLA Graduate Students Association leaves the university over what he calls a “hostile and unsafe campus climate.”JTA, 9/2/2016, 4:13 AM

'We will fight the BDS movement'

Director of the Lev HaOlam organization welcomes Brussels Airlines' decision to reverse halva boycott.Eliran Aharon, 8/31/2016, 3:15 AM

Brussels Airlines caves to pressure - and cancels BDS

In a victory in the fight against BDS, the Belgian airline caved to pressure and reinstated Samarian food items on flights.Nitsan Keidar, 8/29/2016, 9:06 PM

Combating BDS - with creativity

Watch: Mayor of Efrat speaks about joining forces with other municipalities in the battle against the delegitimization of Israel.ILTV, 8/29/2016, 3:26 AM

Lapid takes Sweden to task for skewed moral stance

Lapid: If the Swedish foreign minister is concerned about human rights, she should focus on the whole Middle East - except for Israel.Yoel Domb, 8/28/2016, 4:54 PM

Jewish Israeli BDS activist requests political asylum in Canada

Israeli activist who supports BDS has claimed refugee status in Canada.JTA, 8/26/2016, 6:27 AM