Ohio State Hillel cuts ties with Jewish LGBTQ group over BDS

Jewish LGBTQ student group co-sponsors event with pro-BDS Jewish Voices for Peace.JTA, 3/21/2017, 6:45 PM

BDS founder arrested

Omar Barghouti, Qatari Arab living in Israel who co-founded the BDS movement, allegedly concealed $700,000 of income.David Rosenberg, 3/21/2017, 7:53 AM

BDS violence in Amsterdam: I was there

They were in the audience at my Amsterdam lecture and are at Dam Square every week. The police, however, are not.Barry Shaw, 3/20/2017, 11:43 AM

Left-wing activist detained on suspicion of incitement

Police detained a left-wing activist on suspicion of incitement through BDS materials in his possession.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 11:04 PM

British BDS activist banned from entering Israel

A British activist who advocates boycotting Israel has been denied entry to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 4:58 PM

BDS activist denied entry to Israel

Israel denies entry to chairman of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign, which works to promote boycotts of Israel.Ido Ben Porat, 3/13/2017, 12:28 AM

Swiss parliament votes to halt funds to anti-Semitic groups

Switzerland’s lower house of parliament votes to halt public funding for groups that promote racism, anti-Semitism, and hate.JTA, 3/9/2017, 7:54 PM

State Department: Israel’s anti-BDS law is ‘sovereign decision’

State Department refuses to condemn Israeli law barring BDS activists from entering country.JTA, 3/9/2017, 6:10 PM

Switzerland pushes back against BDS

Swiss Parliament passes motion calling for end to government funding of BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 9:35 AM

ADL opposes Israel’s anti-BDS law

ADL becomes second establishment Jewish organization to speak out against Israel’s new anti-BDS law.JTA, 3/9/2017, 3:32 AM

Likud MK: What would happen if we boycotted an Arab product?

Interior Affairs Committee head supports ban on entry of BDS activists, slams leftist MK for boycotting Judea and Samaria.Benny Tucker, 3/8/2017, 7:37 AM

AJC criticizes Israel’s anti-BDS law

American Jewish Committee “troubled” by Israeli law banning entry to foreigners who publicly call for boycotting the Jewish state.JTA, 3/8/2017, 3:32 AM

Iranian rocker who performed in Israel: I’d die for peace

Iranian musician with fatwa for his head says supporters of BDS have it wrong.JTA, 3/7/2017, 5:41 PM

Visas will not be given to boycott supporters

Knesset passes law prohibiting granting visas to those who support BDS against Israel.Uzi Baruch, 3/6/2017, 11:00 PM

'The only nation never to have lacked a presence in the land'

Watch Rabbi Jonathan Sacks discuss true intentions of BDS movement., 3/2/2017, 10:19 AM

Montana advances anti-BDS bill

Montana lawmakers advance bill refusing to do business with firms boycotting Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/26/2017, 5:13 AM

Spanish city withdraws support for BDS

Spanish municipality reverses own BDS vote following legal action.JTA, 2/25/2017, 6:38 PM

'Attack on free speech' as Irish university cancels Israel event

Trinity College Dublin condemns protest which caused cancellation of event with Israel’s ambassador to Ireland due to security concerns.Gary Willig, 2/21/2017, 8:59 PM

Justice Minister: We won't cave in to Arab threats

Ayelet Shaked speaks about BDS and her plan for reining in Supreme Court.Eliran Aharon, 2/20/2017, 11:39 AM

Anti-BDS conferences take place as planned despite threats

Belgium: Despite threats and intimidation, ‘Lev Haolam’ Conferences against BDS continue as planned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 12:47 PM

UK government proposes guideline to prevent Israel boycotts

British government unveils proposed guideline that is meant to counteract and prevent the passing of boycott resolutions.JTA, 2/14/2017, 2:03 AM

BDS defeated in 2 Spanish courts

Spanish court overrules municipal BDS resolutions, approves probe against music festival pressuring Matisyahu to condemn IsraelJTA, 2/13/2017, 3:28 PM

Anti-Israel blacklist to be delayed by UN Human Rights Council

UN Human Rights Council delays approval of blacklist promoting anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2017, 10:44 AM

Australian pop star cancels Israel concert after BDS pressure

Natalie Imbruglia has removed her planned concert in Israel from her list of upcoming performances.Tal Polon, 2/12/2017, 12:44 PM

Live Nation buys Israeli company, to bring singers to Israel

Concert giant Live Nation announced Tuesday an expansion to Israel due to rising demand for international artists in Israel despite BDS.AFP, 2/7/2017, 10:52 PM

UC Riverside student government votes to remove Israeli hummus

Students for Justice in Palestine succeed in pushing through BDS win at California public university.JTA, 2/5/2017, 10:34 PM

SodasStream to embed Israeli flag on packaging worldwide

'I am proud to be Israeli, and so I put my flag on 50 million products manufactured in Israel.'Gary Willig, 2/5/2017, 10:21 PM

Illinois Governor warns EU against BDS moves on 'settlements'

Illinois Governor warns EU that applying anti-Israel resolution to boycott Jewish communities in Yesha would violate Illinois law.JTA, 2/5/2017, 6:47 PM

Texas Governor calls for anti-BDS laws

Texas Governor Greg Abbott calls for laws cutting off pension plans from businesses that boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/2/2017, 5:44 AM

EU: Right hand denounces BDS, left hand donates to BDS

Despite anti-BDS sentiments, EU continues contributing millions of euros to pro-BDS organizations.Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2017, 4:40 PM

Rod Stewart urged to cancel Israel show

Anti-Israel fans of Celtic Football Club start a petition asking Rod Stewart to cancel his June concert in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 1/27/2017, 5:36 AM

Former F16 Pilot Knesset Member speaks against BDS

Likud MK Yoav Kisch says Israeli women enjoy freedom unknown in region, condemns UN resolutions, blames them on BDS.Yoni Kempinski, 1/25/2017, 12:19 PM

Minister Gila Gamliel counters BDS in EU Parliament

MK Gila Gamliel (Likud), Minister for Social Equality, spoke at EU conference encouraging investment in Israel, countering BDS.Yoni Kempinski, 1/24/2017, 1:01 PM

Israeli and Arab BDS activists gather in EU Parliament

BDS activists hold anti-Israel gathering at the same time as the anti-BDS conference is taking place in the same buildingYoni Kempinski, 1/23/2017, 10:02 PM

New Study: EU major financial backer of BDS organizations

New study proves European Union major financial backer of BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 2:06 PM

Protesters scream out anti Israel slogans

Protesters abuse Israeli flag at the inauguration. yelling anti Israel slogans calling Zionism a racist movement, 1/23/2017, 12:12 PM

Students in Canada speak out against BDS

Lev HaOlam organization sponsors conference in support of Judea and Samaria at the Trinity University in Canada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 2:38 AM

Anti-BDS legislation submitted to Senate

US Senators present bipartisan bill providing legal protection for local authorities combating BDS-associated companies.Yoel Domb, 1/19/2017, 11:54 AM

Fordham U. blocks Students for Justice in Palestine chapter

College bars formation of chapter of anti-Israel group, says singling out single nation not permitted.JTA, 1/18/2017, 7:41 AM

New York Arab student leader praises murder of Israelis

Nerdeen Kiswani, president of Students for Justice in Palestine's NYC branch hails deadly terror attack as 'biggest F you' to Israel.David Rosenberg, 1/13/2017, 12:39 PM

BDS fail: Canadian university won't hold referendum on boycott

Planned referendum on whether to endorse BDS at a university in Ontario cancelled.Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2017, 5:36 AM

Spain: Valencia Boycotts Israel

According to reports, decision accepted unanimously by area council, representing 2.5 million people living in 250 counties.Guy Cohen, 1/8/2017, 1:47 PM

BDS fail: American scholars reject Israel boycott

Modern Language Association rejects resolution calling for academic boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2017, 5:25 AM

French store apologizes for ‘made in Israeli settlement’ labels

French supermarket store says labels reading “made in Israeli settlements” on some of its products result of an 'error.'JTA, 1/6/2017, 12:50 PM

Op-ed: This is how they can now try to strangle Israel

The shameful US abstention can lead to much harm for Israel, with the next steps under review by the European Commission.Giulio Meotti, 1/1/2017, 10:21 PM

BUYcott fights BDS in Canada

The Canadian Jewish Advocacy (CIJA) is fighting BDS initiatives by actively encouraging the purchase of Israeli products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 8:18 AM

Abbas 'euphoric' over passage of anti-Israel UN resolution

PA President says anti-Israel UN resolution and Paris peace conference can end 'settlements' once and for all.Gary Willig, 12/27/2016, 9:39 PM

'The fight against anti-Israel UN resolution isn't over yet'

Israeli ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon, says Israel must remain vigilant against constant attempts to harm the country at the UN.Nitsan Keidar, 12/23/2016, 10:09 AM

University student union votes for Holocaust education

The student union board at Ryerson University approves Holocaust Education Week resolution after anti-Israel students stage walkout.JTA, 12/21/2016, 8:28 PM

Oxfam head: Spat with Johansson over Sodastream was a mistake

Head of Oxfam admits publicly sparring with actress Scarlett Johansson over Israeli product cost Oxfam thousands of donors.Gary Willig, 12/18/2016, 9:29 PM

As BDS resolutions stall, pro-Palestinian students shift tactics

Anti-Israel activists on campuses reportedly have “lost their rallying cry.”Ben Sales, 12/13/2016, 3:24 AM

Ohio senate approves anti-BDS bill

Ohio Senate approves bill targeting the BDS movement. It will now go to the governor for approval.Ben Ariel, 12/9/2016, 5:10 AM

BDS activist stopped at Ben-Gurion Airport

A BDS activist from the World Council of Churches was blocked from entering Israel due to WCC’s support for BDS.Uzi Baruch, 12/6/2016, 8:37 AM

Canada's Green Party rejects BDS but bans 'settlements'

Canada’s Green Party votes to repeal resolution that supported BDS, but still endorses a ban on products from "illegal Israeli settlements".Elad Benari, 12/6/2016, 4:42 AM

New York releases blacklist of BDS-supporting companies

New York state releases a blacklist of 13 foreign companies that support the anti-Israel BDS movement.Elad Benari, 12/6/2016, 3:42 AM

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, 12/5/2016, 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, 12/4/2016, 7:24 PM