Mississippi approves anti-BDS bill

Mississippi House of Representatives passes bill that would prevent the state from doing business with companies that boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 6:19 AM

Spanish filmmaker calls to boycott Israeli-hosted Eurovision

At Spanish award ceremony, winner of best documentary film calls for boycott of 2019 Eurovision, which is set to be hosted by Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Tuesday, 2:37 PM

Palestinian Authority under pressure

'Palestinian National Council' calls on EU to reject Israeli report on close BDS ties to terrorists and terror organizations.Uzi Baruch, 2/11/2019, 3:46 PM

Britain: BDS activists protest Israel hosting of Eurovision

Dozens of BDS activists protest in Manchester against Israel hosting the Eurovision Song Contest this year.Elad Benari, 2/10/2019, 5:33 AM

Watch: Democratic congresswoman ducks questions on BDS support

Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar dodges CNN reporter's question regarding her support for anti-Israel boycott.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2019, 1:39 PM

ANALYSIS: Amnesty International exposed

Amnesty International has been exposed as an anti-Semitic movement which officially endorses the BDS movement against Israel.Yochanan Visser, 2/8/2019, 1:04 PM

Senate approves bill including anti-BDS measures, aid to Israel

Senate approves by 77-23 majority a bill that codifies defense assistance to Israel and provides legal cover to states that target BDS.Elad Benari, 2/6/2019, 1:05 AM

Shurat Hadin informs 22 US states Airbnb policy violates BDS law

Nitsana Darshan-Leitner: 'Israel Law Center will continue to fight Airbnb in every legal arena until they walk back discriminatory policy.'Mordechai Sones, 2/5/2019, 5:21 PM

Protests against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Anti-Israel protesters gather outside of Carnegie Hall during Israel Philharmonic Orchestra's performance, part of week-long US tour.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/4/2019, 7:15 PM

Protest against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in New York

BDS activists protest against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Consul Dani Dayan: No protest will stop Israeli culture.Nitsan Keidar, 2/4/2019, 6:25 AM

Britain's Chief Rabbi defends Israel's right to host Eurovision

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis warns BDS activists could harm peace by calling to boycott Eurovision in Israel.Elad Benari, 2/4/2019, 1:10 AM

Report: Terrorists active in the BDS movement

New report reveals close ties between terrorist groups and the BDS movement, and how terrorists use BDS as front to meet Western leaders.Yoni Kempinski, 2/3/2019, 3:58 PM

Despite star power, boycotting Israel has little appeal in UK

Just 10% of Brits back BDS agenda against Israel, despite backing of celebrities like Roger Waters and Brian Eno.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/31/2019, 10:37 PM

'Students start at J-Street, end up anti-Israel'

Political Warfare Project Director Dan Diker says J-Street lobby must prove it is pro-Israel and not pro-Palestinian and anti-Israel."Eliran Aharon, 1/31/2019, 6:56 PM

'BDS is like 80 years ago in Germany- You can’t buy from Jews'

Hundreds take part in conferences in Germany organized by the ‘Lev HaOlam’ organization, which fights against the global boycott.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 9:48 AM

Erdan threatens to ban Amnesty over anti-Israel report

Public Security Minister threatens to ban Amnesty International following its report calling for boycott of Jewish heritage sites.Ben Ariel, 1/31/2019, 6:12 AM

The clever cognitive war strategy deployed against Israel

When it comes to Israel, there are no facts and no objectivity, just clever confusion and demonization over and over until the lies become Holy Doctrine.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 1/30/2019, 5:59 PM

British cultural figures call for boycott of Eurovision

Group of British cultural figures sign letter calling on BBC to cancel Eurovision coverage because it is taking place in Israel.Elad Benari, 1/30/2019, 6:47 AM

Florida takes step towards sanctioning Airbnb

Florida to place Airbnb on its scrutinized companies list in wake of its decision to boycott properties in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/30/2019, 4:18 AM

Knesset speaker slams pro-BDS bill in letter to Irish parliament

'This is a blatant effort to meddle in Israel’s domestic policy, and one that we cannot overlook.'Uzi Baruch, 1/29/2019, 2:17 PM

Senate advances aid to Israel, anti-BDS legislation

US Senate advances bill that codifies assistance for Israel and protects states that ban BDS and which was blocked by Democrats earlier.Elad Benari, 1/29/2019, 3:13 AM

Israel cancels Knesset delegation to Ireland

As Ireland advances anti-Israel boycott bill, Knesset cancels planned delegation trip to Ireland, as diplomatic row deepens.David Rosenberg, 1/28/2019, 11:36 AM

''The days of boycotting Israel are over'

Economy Minister Eli Cohen says Israel is in a far better position to handle boycotts than it was in decades past in response to Irish bill.Benny Toker, 1/27/2019, 6:34 PM

Angela Davis will get award after all

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, after rescinding award to Davis allegedly due to Jewish complaints over her BDS support, reverses course.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/27/2019, 8:06 AM

The line from the Holocaust to Ireland's BDS vote starts in Rome

Ireland is 87% Catholic: The Vatican could have prevented the pro-BDS vote in Ireland the same way it might have prevented the Holocaust. Ezequiel Doiny, 1/27/2019, 7:59 AM

Israel excoriates Irish ambassador over 'anti-Semitic' bill

Israel's foreign ministry excoriates Ireland's ambassador for 'anti-Semitic bill' after Ireland gives initial approval for boycott law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2019, 1:22 PM

What is it with the Irish?

Short and to the point. There is no other word for Ireland's action except anti-Semitism. Barry Shaw, 1/25/2019, 8:53 AM

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Arkansas' anti-BDS law

Federal judge lets Arkansas law requiring state contractors to pledge not to boycott Israel stand.Elad Benari, 1/25/2019, 6:19 AM

Irish Ambassador summoned for reprimand

Irish Ambassador to be reprimanded after Irish parliament advances boycott of products from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 11:34 PM

Foreign Ministry blasts Ireland after pro-BDS bill advances

Israel calls law banning Judea and Samaria products 'pure hostility on the part of its initiators and deserving of full condemnation'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 9:38 PM

Report: European Union still funding anti-Israel boycott

Despite claims EU is opposed to anti-Israel boycotts, Israel reveals that EU is still funding groups promoting BDS agenda against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 9:19 AM

Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Online rental company's newest delistings called a 'fig leaf' to stave off accusations of anti-Semitism in face of boycott against Jews.Gary Willig, 1/21/2019, 10:28 PM

Sarsour uses Women's March to push anti-Israel boycott

Women's March co-chair Linda Sarsour uses her speech at 2019 march to tout anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/20/2019, 5:35 PM

Rabbis call Omar appointment a 'slap in the face'

Rabbinical group: Rep's appointment to House Foreign Affairs Committee 'tantamount to saying that anti-Semitism is acceptable to US House.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2019, 11:44 PM

Rep Ilhan Omar appointed to House Foreign Affairs Committee

BDS-supporting rep who accused Israel of 'evil doings' announces excitement at appointment to cmte that 'oversees all foreign assistance.'Tal Polon, 1/19/2019, 9:03 PM

Trudeau: BDS is anti-Semitic, goes against Canadian values

Canadian PM rebuffs call to retract earlier condemnation of BDS movement, cites '3-D' test.Gary Willig, 1/17/2019, 10:59 PM

Congressional Democrat defends accusing Israel of 'evil doings'

Rep. Ilhan Omar justifies 2012 comments accusing Israel of 'evil doings' and 'hypnotizing the world.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/17/2019, 10:35 PM

'McJesus' sculpture to be removed from Haida museum

Sculpture of crucified fast-food mascot Ronald McDonald to be removed after sculptor says he supports BDS, protests by Arab Christians.JTA, 1/17/2019, 5:08 PM

Rand Paul: Congressional know-nothing or deliberate defamer?

Paul shares the view of BDS advocates - claiming BDS is merely free speech and a way to expose Israeli “human rights abuses.” But free speech is not a license to tell deliberate lies, that is known as defamation. Lee Kaplan, 1/15/2019, 8:03 AM

Rand Paul becomes first GOP senator to oppose anti-BDS bills

Libertarian-leaning Republican Senator from Kentucky defects on anti-BDS bill, becoming first Republican to join Democrats in blocking bill.Ron Kampeas, JTA and A7 Staff, 1/13/2019, 4:10 PM

US Muslim group sues over Maryland's anti-BDS law

Council on American-Islamic Relations files federal lawsuit against Maryland's ban on contracting with businesses that boycott Israel.Elad Benari, 1/10/2019, 4:12 AM

Democrats block anti-BDS bill, citing shutdown

Senate Democrats block package of bills which included codifying Israel assistance and protection for states which fight BDS.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 2:33 AM

'Boycott the boycotters'

Israel's UN ambassador welcomes Senate bill that affirms the right of states to enact anti-BDS laws.Nitsan Keidar, 1/9/2019, 12:04 AM

Rubio: Rep. Tlaib's remarks cross line into anti-Semitism

Sen. Marco Rubio accuses new Arab Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of making anti-Semitic remark in opposing anti-BDS bill.JTA, 1/7/2019, 7:30 PM

Watch: Pink Floyd cover band performs in Israel

UK Pink Floyd Experience performs in Tel Aviv despite pressure by Roger Waters not to do so.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 6:35 AM

Sanders blasts reintroduction of anti-BDS legislation

Jewish Senator blasts as "absurd" reintroduction of bill protecting states passing anti-BDS laws.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 6:12 AM

Rubio reintroduces pro-Israel legislation

Florida Republican Senator reintroduces pro-Israel legislation that did not get passed in the last Congress.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/4/2019, 10:03 PM

BDS win: British bank to divest from Israeli arms maker

Largest European bank to divest from Israel's Elbit corporation over alleged 'human rights issues.'Cnaan Liphshiz, 12/28/2018, 1:59 PM

Madrid rejects BDS

Madrid City Council votes against a draft resolution calling for a boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2018, 4:38 AM

Roseanne Barr to speak at Knesset

Star of recently cancelled hit comedy 'Roseanne' to speak against BDS movement at Knesset.JTA, 12/24/2018, 7:55 PM

Barkat in US: Sanction companies that boycott Judea and Samaria

Former Jerusalem mayor meets at White House with President Trump's special envoy to Middle East Jason Greenblatt.Uzi Baruch, 12/23/2018, 10:37 AM

How Historians will see Canary Mission years from now

Canary Mission has arguably proven itself the single most effective effort against BDS and hate speech. A CM program called “Ex-Canary” features remorseful hate speech purveyors. Edwin Black, 12/21/2018, 2:26 PM

Crowdfunding platform bans BDS organizations

DonorBox restricts donations to a host of pro-BDS organizations pending further review.Nitsan Keidar, 12/21/2018, 7:53 AM

Arab groups call to boycott Rami Levi supermarket chain

Calls to boycott new supermarket in Jerusalem. 'Economic normalization with Israel is a betrayal.'Dalit Halevy, 12/20/2018, 10:54 PM

Dutchman filmed ranting about Jews at BDS rally

Dutch watchdog complains to police about activist who inveighed against Jews during BDS protest at monument for victims of Nazism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/20/2018, 2:21 PM

Senators oppose anti-BDS bill

Senators Sanders and Feinstein announce opposition to bill intended to protect Israel from BDS, say it violates freedom of speech.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2018, 6:09 AM

ACLU sues Texas over anti-boycott law meant to protect Israel

ACLU: 'Whatever you think about boycotts of Israel, political boycotts are a legitimate form of nonviolent protest.'Sam Sokol, JTA, 12/19/2018, 7:14 PM