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Taking the BDS battle to summer camps

Former MK Dov Lipman goes on summer camp tour in the US to teach campers about the fight against BDS and its crucial importance.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:48 AM

Spanish city loses Tel Aviv flight over boycott

Spanish city trying to increase tourism loses direct flight connection with Israel over its symbolic support for boycotting Israel.JTA, Thursday, 3:55 AM

Palestinians call to boycott Ariel University

A Palestinian official called to boycott academic institutions that function in the settlements at a Brussels conventionDalit Halevy, 7/14/2016, 1:05 PM

Gov can't stop BDS activists entering Israel

BDS activists lie to get visas and slander Israel abroad, yet Israeli authorities are powerless to stop them from entering.Matt Wanderman, 7/12/2016, 12:21 PM

Santana thumbs nose at BDS to appear in Tel Aviv

Legendary guitarist, to appear in Israel on July 30, dismisses calls to boycott Israel: 'I'd rather do something productive with my energy.'Tal Polon, 7/10/2016, 10:35 PM

We have a peace problem: Palestinians teach young children to kill

Palestinian incitement is the core of the conflict, encouraged by BDS “anti-normalization” policy.Prof. William A. Jacobson, 7/3/2016, 11:08 PM

New Jersey passes anti-BDS legislation

New Jersey bill prohibits the state from investing pension and annuity funds in companies that boycott Israel or Israeli businesses.Ben Ariel, 6/28/2016, 6:46 AM

Hoenlein: It's about Israel's right to exist

Watch: Leader of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations speaks about BDS, anti-Semitism and the UN.ILTV, 6/27/2016, 6:26 AM

Helen Mirren supports Israel, blasts BDS

Oscar-winning actress, in Israel to host Genesis Prize award ceremony, rejects efforts to boycott the Jewish state.Ben Ariel, 6/24/2016, 5:46 AM

Anti-BDS: Is California next?

21 states have outlawed the anti-Israel BDS campaign and California is now considering the same.Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2016, 3:43 AM

Rhode Island approves anti-boycott legislation

Rhode Island's approves legislation prohibiting the state from contracting with companies that boycott Israel.JTA, 6/20/2016, 2:36 AM

Dutch parliament calls to strip funding from BDS

Dutch parliament passes motion calling on the government to deny funding to organizations calling for a boycott of Israel.JTA, 6/17/2016, 4:30 AM

New Eng. officials address rise in anti-Semitism

Rising rates of anti-Semitism in New England's school system raises concerns among Boston-area Jewish community.JTA, 6/16/2016, 7:33 AM

'Best weapon against BDS - a Palestinian state'

Speaking at Herzliya Conference, Ambassador Daniel Shapiro says Obama 'admires' Israel, is absolutely dedicated to fighting BDS.Yoni Kempinski, Arutz Sheva staff, 6/15/2016, 5:55 PM

Watch: SodaStream CEO offers a clear message

SodaStream CEO Daniel Birnbaum took part in Danny Danon's anti-BDS conference at UN. Here is his message to viewers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2016, 1:32 PM

An open letter to the ADL

The Zionist Organization of America isn't looking for a fight with the Anti-Defamation League, but its leadership needs to clear up some worrying question marks over their stance towards Israel and the anti-Semitic BDS movement. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 6/10/2016, 3:13 PM

California Democrats neuter anti-BDS bill

Israel supporters blast modifications of bill intended to blunt BDS movement, say new version 'is no longer a pro-Israel bill'.David Rosenberg, 6/10/2016, 8:55 AM

ADL: Anthropologists' rejection of BDS important

ADL welcomes rejection of a resolution to boycott Israeli institutions by the American Anthropological Association.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2016, 4:16 AM

Cuomo's anti-BDS order seen as a game changer

New York Governor's executive order opposing BDS shouldn’t have made a splash — but it did.Ben Sales, 6/8/2016, 1:57 AM

BDS motions scrapped in 4 Spanish cities

Legal action by pro-Israel groups pushes back at anti-Israel boycott initiatives - and it's showing results.JTA, 6/7/2016, 6:17 PM

American Anthropologists reject BDS

American Anthropological Association narrowly defeats Israel boycott, Erdan praises 'latest in series of achievements.'Orli Harari, 6/7/2016, 10:04 AM

Bolton: Rhetoric is cheap, action is real

Former UN Ambassador says the candidates in the election must make clear their commitment to Israel's security.Yoni Kempinski, 6/7/2016, 4:43 AM

American Jewish leaders laud Cuomo's anti-BDS move

Conference of Presidents welcomes anti-BDS Executive Order signed by New York Governor.Ben Ariel, 6/7/2016, 3:12 AM

Green Party candidate declares support for BDS

Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein calls to end military and economic support for Israel "while it is committing war crimes".Ben Ariel, 6/7/2016, 1:13 AM

UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA-Federation of New York lauds Governor Cuomo for directing state entities to divest all public funds supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 2:43 AM

NY Governor announces boycott against BDS

Andrew Cuomo says he will issue a list of pro-BDS businesses he will order state agencies to divest from, in 'another victory against BDS.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 6:59 PM

'BDS supporters are modern Nazis'

Communication, strategy consultant tells students that they should fight BDS by loudly comparing its supporters to Nazis.Nitsan Keidar, 6/4/2016, 10:44 PM

Professors at Canadian university condemn BDS

More than 150 professors from McGill University in Montreal blast BDS for its disproportionate focus on Israel.Dalit Halevi, 6/3/2016, 5:12 AM

BDS campaign is failing miserably, study shows

Foreign investment in Israel has nearly tripled since anti-Israel 'BDS' movement launched in 2005.Ari Soffer, 6/2/2016, 3:12 PM

Israel takes anti-boycott fight to halls of UN

United Nations hall used for largest anti-BDS event on record.Uriel Heilman, 6/1/2016, 7:38 PM

Cardinal: 'BDS isn't just false, it's stupid'

Archbishop of Vienna, considered second-in-line to pope, reveals 'we try to stand up against anti-Israel tendencies in Europe.'Eliran Baruch, 6/1/2016, 1:01 PM

Danon: We declared war on BDS at the UN

Israeli UN Ambassador details 'historic event' of 2,000 Jews and Christians declaring to Israel's enemies: 'We are here to fight and win.'Nitsan Keidar, New York, 6/1/2016, 11:44 AM

'Son of Hamas' attends anti-BDS conference

Mosab Hassan Yousef attends UNGA conference with armed guards.Uzi Baruch, New York, 5/31/2016, 10:33 PM

'BDS is the biggest lie of all time'

WJC leader Ronald S. Lauder gives passionate speech against BDS at international UNGA summit, notes the masses blindly following Islamists.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2016, 9:17 PM

Netanyahu: BDS is a 'moral outrage'

Prime Minister says BDS will never succeed - but must be fought anyway as a matter of principle.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2016, 7:18 PM

Live from the UN: Building bridges – not boycotts

Israel's Mission to the UN and World Jewish Congress host conference on battling the delegitimization of Israel.Nitzan Keidar, New York, 5/31/2016, 5:25 PM

Poll: A third of Americans back BDS

Ahead of UN conference on Israel boycott, Danon presents poll showing 'young people are less committed to special tie with Israel.'Ari Yashar, 5/30/2016, 4:44 PM

Italy spurns BDS with major delegation to Israel

Series of major conferences to take place throughout Israel this week, with Italian, Israeli researchers sharing innovations.Eliana Royzen, 5/30/2016, 12:15 PM

Stanford students oppose BDS

Virulent pro-Palestinian activism on campus apparently not swaying student public opinion against Israel, poll reveals.Tova Dvorin, 5/30/2016, 10:34 AM

Judea-Samaria supporters take a stand in Holland

Chairman of the Lev HaOlam organization says he cannot stay silent in the face of motion to declare BDS free speech.Eliran Aharon, 5/27/2016, 8:18 AM

Irony: Israeli academics lead BDS boycott

Im Tirtzu report reveals that top Israeli professors are behind boycott to 'cut off the branch they sit on.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2016, 6:17 PM

Swiss MPs call to end pro-terror NGO funding

New parliament resolution demands end to Swiss funds propping up radical NGOs that back BDS in 'anti-Semitic actions.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2016, 11:53 AM

B'nai Brith Canada to combat BDS

B’nai Brith Canada planning measures against BDS after Ontario parliament shoots down bill against the movement.Dalit Halevi, 5/25/2016, 5:46 AM

Comptroller: Netanyahu failing in battle on BDS

State Comptroller describes how PM stripped foreign ministry of vital resources, replicated authorities, to placate senior Likudniks.Ari Soffer, 5/24/2016, 6:24 PM

Spanish tribunal: BDS anti-constitutional

Spanish constitutional tribunal recommends scrapping municipality's call to boycott Israel, which violates laws against discrimination.JTA, 5/24/2016, 5:34 PM

Matisyahu to headline anti-BDS event at UN

Jewish reggae singer to perform at UN General Assembly as part of conference against BDS.David Rosenberg, 5/24/2016, 9:08 AM

Dems' platform includes critics, friends of Israel

Democrats' platform drafting committee heavy with veterans of political battles over Israel, including one backer of BDS.Ron Kampeas, 5/24/2016, 1:37 AM

Methodists withdraw from BDS coalition

Days after rejecting four anti-Israel boycott motions, United Methodist Church recommends withdrawing all support for BDS movement.JTA, 5/19/2016, 4:51 PM

Israel supporters shut down BDS 'Nakba' event

Anti-Israel activists planned to shut down Jewish Israeli-owned store on Sunday - but they didn't expect this reaction.Ari Soffer, 5/17/2016, 10:43 PM

United Methodist Church rejects 4 BDS resolutions

Divestment resolutions flop at United Methodist Church's quadrennial conference.JTA, 5/17/2016, 7:52 PM

Detroit Jews: Are targeted Israel boycotts BDS?

Controversy reigns over Detroit-area Walk for Israel and its sponsors.Ron Kampeas, 5/16/2016, 7:38 PM

New Jersey passes anti-BDS legislation

New Jersey State Senate passes legislation prohibiting pension and annuity funds from being invested in companies that boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2016, 4:45 AM

Lawmakers: UNHRC resolution 'assault on Israel'

Resolution urging countries to divest from Israel sets a dangerous precedent, undermines US-Israel relationship, senators say.Tova Dvorin, 5/11/2016, 9:55 PM

Israel could revoke residency of BDS leader

Israeli interior ministry withholding travel documents from Omar Barghouti, who ironically complains Israel is 'demonizing' him.Arutz Sheva, 5/10/2016, 4:12 PM

Clinton calls BDS movement 'harmful'

Hillary Clinton says BDS movement is counterproductive to peace as her Methodist church prepares to back the movement.JTA, 5/10/2016, 1:34 AM

Watch: The woman defeating BDS in European courts

International Legal Forum director tells Arutz Sheva about her strategy that is yielding victories against the BDS movement in Europe.Eliran Baruch, 5/2/2016, 8:02 PM

NYU: BDS resolution 'against our core principles'

After graduate student union resolution demands NYU cut ties with Israel, president 'rejects this boycott.'JTA, 4/27/2016, 7:35 AM