Israeli orchestra disinvited from Spanish city

Anti-Israel BDS movement scores victory in Spain, securing retraction of invitation to Israeli ballet group and orchestra.JTA, 6/12/2018, 7:33 AM

Spanish city declares Israel an ‘illegal country’

Valencia, Spain’s third-largest city, joins BDS and declares itself ‘free of Israeli apartheid.’JTA, 6/8/2018, 2:16 PM

Senate approves founder of Jewish org for top civil rights post

Kenneth Marcus, who backed including some extreme anti-Israel rhetoric in definition of anti-Semitism, approved over Democratic opposition.JTA, 6/7/2018, 10:57 PM

Hamas expresses support for BDS

Hamas reiterates commitment to Jihad, praises Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel.Dalit Halevi, 6/7/2018, 5:36 AM

Israel to file complaint with FIFA against PA

Israel's soccer association accuses PA counterpart of intimidating Argentinian team's players into canceling friendly match in Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2018, 5:30 PM

BDS provocation ahead of Netanyahu visit

Day before PM arrives in Britain, anti-Israel demonstration outside British PM home. Minister Erdan: 'Pathetic event'Nitsan Keidar, 6/6/2018, 10:21 AM

Tamika Mallory speech cancelled in Australia over Farrakhan ties

Women's March co-president Mallory dropped from event over anti-Israel statements, support for Nation of Islam chief Louis Farrakhan.JTA, 6/6/2018, 7:44 AM

J Street aiding BDS campaigns on campuses

Washington Free Beacon review finds campus branches of J Street have been helping anti-Israel activists gain support for BDS resolutions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2018, 11:37 PM

Japanese department store chain banned Golan Heights wine

Major Japanese department store chain banned Israeli wine from Golan Heights from Mediterranean food and wine event.JTA, 6/4/2018, 2:26 PM

Watch: Economy Minister answers pro-BDS activists

BDS and pro-Palestinian Arab activists interrupt meeting between Economy Minister Eli Cohen and businesspeople in Toronto.Hezki Baruch, 5/31/2018, 1:05 AM

The Berkeley Islamophobia conference

Conspiracy theories, misinformation and even outright lies were the norm at this conference, all to propagandize against Israel and the United States. Lee Kaplan, 5/27/2018, 10:42 AM

Anti-Israel protesters disrupt Philadelphia Orchestra concert

Pro-BDS activists block traffic outside of performance, enter hall to disrupt Philadelphia Orchestra, protesting its plans to visit Israel.JTA, 5/24/2018, 10:27 PM

Louisiana illegalizes state contracting firms boycotting Israel

'Any effort to boycott Israel affronts longstanding relationship. Louisiana joins critical mass of states supporting our closest ally.'JTA, 5/24/2018, 1:33 PM

Court suspends deportation of BDS activist

District court allows HRW country director and BDS supporter to remain in Israel until legal challenge to expulsion is completed.AFP, 5/23/2018, 4:59 PM

Hundreds participate in Conference for Israel, Jewish Pioneers

German conferences supporting Israel full to capacity. Participants hear of Judea and Samaria situation, police secure conferences.Mordechai Sones, 5/23/2018, 2:38 PM

Louisiana won't do business with BDS supporters

Louisiana becomes 25th US state to pass anti-BDS legislation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2018, 9:17 AM

Dem nominee in Philly district led fund that gave to BDS groups

Scott Wallace co-headed fund that provided tens of thousands of dollars to Jewish Voice for Peace and a tour by George Galloway.JTA, 5/17/2018, 9:36 PM

Human Rights Watch sues Israeli Interior Ministry

Human Rights Watch files lawsuit after its local director was ordered to leave Israel due to his involvement in the BDS movement.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2018, 3:37 AM

Iceland will take part in J'lem Eurovision despite boycott call

Iceland vows to take part in next year's Eurovision event, to be held in Israel, despite boycott petition.JTA, 5/16/2018, 9:08 AM

Irish lawmakers call for boycott of Israel

Two European Parliament lawmakers from Ireland support boycotting Israel following Eurovision victory.Ben Ariel, 5/14/2018, 4:06 AM

Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Anti-Israel hackers launch cyber attacks in bid to block votes for Israeli contestant at annual Eurovision music contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2018, 10:56 AM

Durham synagogues, Federation employ BDS operatives

'Raises eyebrows that federations and synagogues are comfortable with BDS activists teaching at local Hebrew schools.'Mordechai Sones, 5/10/2018, 11:05 AM

HRW Israel chief: Israel trying to silence criticism

Head of Human Rights Watch in Israel livid after being expelled from the country due to his support for BDS.Ben Ariel, 5/10/2018, 4:09 AM

BDS operative to be expelled from Israel

Decision not to allow Human Rights Watch operative continued stay in Israel taken by Minister Deri at recommendation of Minister Erdan.Mordechai Sones, 5/8/2018, 8:47 PM

Shakira plans first-ever show in Israel, despite BDS opposition

Columbian-born pop sensation to perform in Israel for the first time ever, brushing off likely criticism by BDS movement.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2018, 10:56 AM

College students: More funding for all - except 'Zionist' clubs

Student groups at California Polytechnic State University demand increased funding except those 'aligned with Zionist ideology.'JTA, 5/6/2018, 10:41 PM

Russian-speaking Jews protest BDS at Columbia University

Limmud FSU holds conference, anti-BDS protest, at Ivy League university in Manhattan.Gary Willig, 5/6/2018, 10:39 PM

BDS aims for 'zero points' for Israel in Eurovision

Ahead of annual song contest, BDS activists launch campaign calling for 'Zero points to the song of Israeli apartheid.'Tal Polon, 5/6/2018, 3:00 PM

College adds second hummus brand to pacify anti-Israel group

Swarthmore college offers second ‘alternative hummus brand’ after petition to discontinue Sabra brand.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2018, 11:14 AM

BDS fails to get Argentinian soccer team to cancel Israel match

Argentinian national team to travel to Israel for friendly match despite pressure from BDS groups.JTA, 4/30/2018, 5:12 PM

Roseanne: I want to make aliyah

Jewish actress and comedian says she hopes to make aliyah, blasts BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2018, 3:38 AM

BDS' latest target: Israeli banks

BDS working to convince financial advisors to divest from Israeli financial institutions. Bank Leumi, Hapoalim already taking a hit.Tal Polon, 4/26/2018, 12:14 AM

George Washington U student Senate passes BDS resolution

Student government at George Washington U calls on university to divest from 9 companies that do business with IsraelJTA, 4/24/2018, 9:30 PM

Shaked rebukes Natalie Portman

Justice Minister visits Tanzanian hospital whose doctors were trained in Israel, tells actress who refused Genesis prize that is Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 5:49 PM

Barnard alumni call on college to reject student divestment vote

Thousands of alumni call on Barnard College to reject student referendum demanding school join BDS effort against Israel.JTA, 4/24/2018, 7:48 AM

'The climate on campuses is worse than it is outside'

Ofir Dayan, External Relations Chair. of Students Supporting Israel at Columbia University, discusses fight against BDS and hate on campus.Yoni Kempinski, 4/24/2018, 6:16 AM

When BDS won thanks to Natalie Portman

Josh Hasten thinks Natalie Portman did not mean to hurt, but eventually played into the hands of opponents of IsraelThe Land Of Israel Network, 4/23/2018, 10:49 PM

Leftists support Natalie Portman

Peace Now backs Israeli-American actress who refused to come to Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2018, 4:35 AM

Boston-area city council turns away BDS resolution

'Singling out Israel fundamentally unjust, risks turning City Council into instrument of global BDS movement and its malignant intentions.'JTA, 4/22/2018, 3:19 PM

Likud responds to Natalie Portman's decision

Likud calls Natalie Portman a 'hypocrite,' Genesis Prize says it will distribute prize money to organizations not of Portman's choosing.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2018, 9:06 PM

Will Barnard College students push divestment from Israel?

Barnard College students vote to ask administration to divest from Israel. Pro-Israel students: Measure skewed, information inaccurate.JTA, 4/20/2018, 12:22 PM

North Carolina city bans police exchanges with Israel

Durham city council bans international police exchanges in response to petition by anti-Israel group Jewish Voice for Peace.JTA, 4/17/2018, 7:23 PM

Israel boycott vote at George Washington U cancelled

Security concerns force student government leaders to cancel vote on BDS-backed measure to divest from companies working with Israel.JTA, 4/17/2018, 1:21 PM

French mayor refused entry into Israel.

Communist mayor who recognized 'Palestine,' sought to meet arch-terrorist in prison, not allowed into Israel.Gary Willig, 4/16/2018, 7:16 PM

'BDS' goal is to destroy Israel'

Lev Ha'olam attorney says BDS chants 'From the river to the sea' reveal boycott movement's ultimate goal of destroying Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 9:37 AM

Mayor of Dublin enters Ramallah despite prohibition

Ministers Erdan and Deri prevent Dublin Mayor from entering Israel because of his support for BDS. In practice, he arrived in Ramallah.Ben Ariel, 4/11/2018, 12:05 AM

BDS calls on Argentinian soccer team to cancel match in Israel

BDS campaign seeks to prevent friendly match between Israeli, Argentinian teams, visit to Western Wall by Argentinian soccer players.JTA, 4/8/2018, 6:54 PM

BDS targets Israeli hit TV show 'Fauda'

Anti-Israel BDS movement writes to Netflix, which owns the show, threatening legal action if the show is not removed.Tal Polon, 3/29/2018, 9:18 AM

'There's a tendency in Israel to demonize Sweden'

Sweden’s ambassador to Israel claims there's a tendency in Israel to “demonize” his country ever since it recognized a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 3/28/2018, 6:15 AM

University of Ottawa rejects BDS a third time

University of Ottawa rejects motion to endorse anti-Israel movement.Elad Benari, 3/26/2018, 5:44 AM

Children throughout Norway to collect millions for PA terror

Norwegian student parliament decides national student fundraiser will aid NGO training PA Arab youth in ways of 'ending the occupation.'Mordechai Sones, 3/22/2018, 2:42 PM

Samaria's Norwegian ally

Norwegian party chairman tours Samaria, meets with council head: 'Contrary to popular belief, many in Norway support Judea and Samaria.'Mordechai Sones, 3/20/2018, 6:35 PM

Anti-BDS activist to be tried for ‘intimidation’ in Spain

Spanish court accepts motion by anti-Israel group to start trial against leader of anti-BDS group over alleged intimidation.JTA, 3/20/2018, 2:09 PM

Critic says Israel boycott hurting Lorde's career

Prominent film critic asserts pop star Lorde's support for BDS has caused her career to suffer. 'Her position on Israel killed her tour.'Tzvi Lev, 3/18/2018, 10:18 AM

Stephen Hawking highlights the core of Israel's conflict

Even Israel's attitude to the disabled is in direct contrast to that of the Arab world. Giulio Meotti, 3/15/2018, 8:33 PM

Ethics Committee blocks Arab MKs' BDS-funded flight

Ethics Committee rules MKs may not travel as part of trips funded by pro-BDS organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2018, 3:14 PM

BDS motion defeated at University of Ottawa

Students at Canadian university vote down anti-Israel measure pushed by BDS activists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2018, 11:29 AM