Danish bank denies involvement in BDS campaign

After New Jersey divests, bank representative denies boycotting Israel or Israeli companies.JTA, Monday, 7:46 AM

BDS movement blasts 'desperate' Israel

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement fuming after Israel publishes list of organizations whose activists will not be allowed entry.Dalit Halevi, 1/11/2018, 5:35 AM

100 artists support Lorde

Roger Waters and Brian Eno among group of more than 100 artists who back New Zealand pop star's decision to cancel Israel show.Elad Benari, 1/7/2018, 6:37 AM

Israel stepping up the fight against BDS

Israel reportedly compiled list of BDS activists and anti-Israel organizations in order to prevent them from entering the country.Ben Ariel, 1/7/2018, 4:28 AM

Washington Post ad slams pop singer as bigot, rips New Zealand

Full-page ad by group affiliated with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach accuses pop singer Lorde of anti-Semitism, slams her native New Zealand.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2018, 8:21 AM

Israeli government OKs $72 million anti-BDS project

New plan would entail new non-profit organization with board made of government officials and donors from abroad.JTA, 12/30/2017, 6:28 PM

Israeli ambassador asks to meet Lorde 'to discuss Israel'

Ambassador to New Zealand appeals to pop star to meet him, after she cancelled planned performance in Tel Aviv amid BDS pressure.Tal Polon, 12/27/2017, 7:52 PM

'This is BDS from within'

Israeli academics blast plan 'annexing' Ariel University to Israel, claim it turns Israeli academia into part of the 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2017, 11:53 AM

Comedian Roseanne Barr slams 'bigot' Lorde over Israel boycott

Actress and comedian Roseaenne Barr blasts New Zealand pop singer Lorde over her decision to cancel Israel show following pressure from BDS.David Rosenberg, 12/26/2017, 1:51 PM

Lorde: Cancelling Israel concert was 'right decision'

New Zealand pop star claims she didn't make the right call when she decided to perform in Tel Aviv.Ben Ariel, 12/26/2017, 4:42 AM

Norway limits funding to NGOs which boycott Israel

Norway follows in the footsteps of Denmark, cuts funding to Palestinian Arab NGOs promoting BDS.Elad Benari, 12/26/2017, 1:04 AM

Regev urges Lorde: Reconsider cancellation of Israel show

Culture and Sport Minister urges New Zealand pop star to reconsider her decision to cancel her Tel Aviv concert.Elad Benari, 12/25/2017, 12:36 AM

Lorde cancels Israel concert under BDS pressure

Popular New Zealand pop star cancels concert in Israel less than a week after announcing concert.JTA, 12/24/2017, 10:22 PM

Palestinian Authority BDS organizations receive major blow

Denmark announces cessation of funding for PA NGOs after Israeli Ministry of Strategic Affairs report exposes ties to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2017, 8:47 PM

Pop star Lorde considering canceling Israel concert

New Zealand pop star may cancel concert in Tel Aviv following criticism from pro-Palestinian Arab fans.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/22/2017, 10:26 PM

Berkeley commissioner fired for failing to back BDS movement

Berkeley's Transportation Commissioner Ben Gerhardstein says he was fired after refusing to take sides on Israel-Arab conflict.Dan Pine, 12/19/2017, 1:29 PM

UK Labour leader says he opposes BDS

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the British Labour party, says he doesn't support BDS but backs targeted action against "settlements".Ben Ariel, 12/14/2017, 6:38 AM

Watch: Fighting online BDS in wake of Jerusalem declaration

Act.il, a joint venture between IDC Herzliya and the IAC, seeks to present a different narrative on Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 12/12/2017, 2:04 AM

ACLU challenges Arizona's anti-BDS law

American Civil Liberties Union files federal lawsuit against Arizona's anti-BDS law.Ben Ariel, 12/8/2017, 4:13 AM

Minister Erdan to EU: End funding of anti-Israel boycott

Strategic Affairs Minister to address EU parliament, call for end of funding of BDS organizations and groups which delegitimize Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 5:09 PM

Dutch Jews: Former prime minister peddles anti-Semitism

Dutch Jews warn of BDS activists with 'clear anti-Jewish messaging,' group founded by former Dutch PM says 'no evidence' of such messaging.JTA, 12/2/2017, 6:11 PM

Be'er Sheva halts anti-Israel events in public building

Following Arutz Sheva exposure, Be'er Sheva initiates steps against Negev Coexistence Forum for hosting anti-Israeli organization.Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2017, 10:45 AM

Parliament members demand EU halt funding for BDS

In unprecedented move, 60 members of the European Parliament call on EU to end support of BDS, take stand against anti-Zionism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2017, 5:02 PM

Scaramucci wraps up Israel tour with visit to Achva factory

Anthony Scaramucci wraps up Israel tour with wisit to Achva factory in Ariel, sees BDS movement’s devastating effect upon Palestinians.Michoel Bretter, 11/22/2017, 11:33 PM

Waters: BDS isn't about music, it's about human rights

Former Pink Floyd member responds to Nick Cave, who ignored boycott calls and played in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 11/22/2017, 5:42 AM

Australian rock star ignores BDS, plays in Israel

Australian rock star Nick Cave says BDS was the impetus for coming to play in Israel.Elad Benari, 11/20/2017, 4:42 AM

University of Maryland scraps BDS initiative

University of Maryland student government nixes bill to boycott Israel before it could be brought to a vote.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/17/2017, 2:06 AM

Spanish court suspends municipal boycott of Israel

La Roda de Andalucía, first Spanish municipality to adopt boycott, to freeze measures after court rules that BDS is 'discrimination.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 1:04 PM

Judea and Samaria's 'global ambassadors'

Supporters from around the world meet with residents, small business owners in Judea and Samaria, learn how to defend Israel abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2017, 11:48 AM

McGill student group admits using anti-Semitic propaganda

'Democratize SSMU' admits campaign to keep Jewish student off board used 'anti-Semitic tropes.'JTA, 11/9/2017, 8:44 PM

The blacklist of Israel's new boycott law

Legal officials reveal organizations liable to be sued under new law targeting Israel-boycotters, insofar as their activity continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2017, 7:52 AM

Ontario Labor Federation to vote on anti-Israel resolutions

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center launches campaign calling on board to denounce upcoming anti-Israel resolutionsArutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 1:06 PM

Rivlin tells Spanish PM: 'BDS must stop'

Rivlin meets with Spanish Prime Minister, calls on him to change how Spain votes in international forums such as UNESCO.Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2017, 8:47 PM

University of Ottawa rejects BDS

Students at the University of Ottawa vote down motion to endorse BDS.Elad Benari, 11/6/2017, 4:02 AM

'Boycott Bill' approved by Ministerial Committee

Legislation committee approves amendment to bill which seeks to deter BDS activists by imposing economic consequences on boycott.Hezki Baruch, 11/5/2017, 1:25 PM

Jewish leaders welcome latest anti-BDS laws

Leaders of Conference of Presidents commend Wisconsin and Maryland Governors for signing executive orders targeting BDS.Elad Benari, 10/31/2017, 5:13 AM

American BDS operative arrested attempting to enter Israel

Erdan: 'No sane country would allow entry to boycott operatives who want to harm and isolate it.'Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2017, 10:42 PM

Wisconsin Gov. bars state from doing business with BDS

Gov. Scott Walker signs executive order barring state from doing business with companies which boycott Israel.JTA, 10/29/2017, 8:00 PM

'UNHCR Rapporteur abuses his position to attack Israel'

Israeli Ambassador the UN Danny Danon slams Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur for calling for sanctions against Israel.Gary Willig, 10/26/2017, 10:57 PM

'Almost all Israeli students in Belgium are Mossad agents'

Anti-Israel professor at screening of Israeli film says Israel a 'foreign body,' 'open secret' young Israelis sent to Belgium by Mossad.Gary Willig, 10/26/2017, 7:18 PM

Another Canadian university rejects BDS

University of Winnipeg Students’ Association votes down motion in favor of adopting BDS.Elad Benari, 10/26/2017, 4:42 AM

McGill student union board member banned for being Jewish

Student board votes out Jewish member who supported anti-BDS initiative, reportedly citing 'Jewish conflict of interest.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2017, 9:28 PM

‘Confusion’ over Texas law led town to require anti-BDS pledge

Texas lawmaker clarifies state anti-BDS law not meant to cover relief following hurricanes and other natural disasters.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2017, 6:19 PM

No hurricane relief for those boycotting Israel

Texas town says you can’t get hurricane relief if you boycott Israel.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2017, 11:05 PM

'Our mission is to fight the industry of lies'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says BDS works to spread lies, notes 'dramatic changes' in way Israel can spread truth.Chana Roberts, 10/18/2017, 1:02 PM

'BDS is anti-Semitic and racist'

Stuart Robert, a member of parliament from Australia, denounces BDS movement, says it is anti-Semitic and blatantly racist.Yoni Kempinski, 10/16/2017, 3:15 AM

NIF praises ACLU's defense of BDS

Left-wing Israel organization praises attempt to repeal Kansas anti-BDS law.Gary Willig, 10/12/2017, 11:03 PM

ACLU challenges anti-BDS law

American Civil Liberties Union files lawsuit against Kansas law banning state business with companies that support the BDS movement.JTA, 10/12/2017, 7:05 PM

Two anti-Israel programs canceled at CJH and AJHS

Center for Jewish History cancels two anti-Israel programs, groups fighting to replace pro-BDS CEO.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017, 10:55 AM

American actress regrets supporting Israel boycott

American actress Greta Gerwig expresses regret after signing a letter calling for a boycott of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 10/4/2017, 5:42 AM

Are US campuses becoming more Israel-friendly?

Report finds that, while number of anti-Israel events on campuses has declined, the anti-Israel movement is becoming more sophisticated.JTA, 9/19/2017, 8:29 AM

Riots as Israeli singer attends Morocco music festival

BDS activists riot, burn Israeli flag in response to Israeli singer's participation in local jazz festival.Gary Willig, 9/17/2017, 9:07 PM

BDS gets 'Bible Marathon' booted from international forum

Oldest recorded marathon route in history has membership revoked from marathon association on claims that it violates international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2017, 12:19 PM

Human Rights Watch targets Israeli banks

NGO Monitor legal expert says Human Rights Watch targets Israeli economy, timed release to coincide with UN Human Rights Council blacklist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2017, 12:25 PM

Israel takes on Amnesty International

Law targeting BDS advocates to be used for first time, going after one of the world's largest NGOs, Amnesty International.David Rosenberg, 9/12/2017, 8:56 AM

The US must do more against European BDS

The US has taken some measures against European BDS - but it needs to act more drastically, says Benjamin Weinthal of a Washington security think tank.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 9/11/2017, 1:00 PM

BDS tailwind

Culture Minister slams film misrepresenting IDF, says Israel should not fund films which aid its enemies.Uzi Baruch, 9/9/2017, 11:14 PM