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

'Physicians for Human Rights supports BDS'

Bzalmo CEO sends letter to Finance Minister, demands implementation of Boycott Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2017, 9:28 AM

Student leader apologizes for Pesach anti-Israel vote

University of Wisconsin student council passed anti-Israel resolution on Jewish holiday when Jewish students would not be present.JTA, 9/7/2017, 10:09 PM

Jewish gubernatorial candidate drops running mate over BDS

Illinois state senator in race for governorship drops running mate after revelations he supports BDS at the federal level.JTA, 9/7/2017, 5:31 PM

Berlin mayor pledges crackdown on BDS

Berlin’s mayor to block the use of city venues and funds by groups that support the boycott movement against Israel.JTA, 9/7/2017, 7:40 AM

How Ted Kennedy fathered BDS and Linda Sarsour

Ted Kennedy passed the Hart-Celler law which brought in the people who intimidate and threaten Jewish students on US campuses. Jack Engelhard, 9/6/2017, 12:01 AM

Center For Jewish History new CEO holds radical left viewpoints

The new CEO of the CJH thinks Israel should no longer exist as a Jewish State. What is he doing in this position? Ronn Torossian, 9/4/2017, 2:27 PM

US college students attack, spit on Israeli delegation

Disruption of pro-Israel event by pro-Palestinian anti-Semitic students at UC Irvine, May 10, 2017.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2017, 12:12 PM

Canadian private-sector union supports BDS

Unifor, Canada’s largest private-sector union, adopts motion in support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.Elad Benari, 9/3/2017, 5:00 AM

Chants about slaughtering Jews shouted at Netherlands BDS rally

Chants about 1500 year old massacre of Khaybar Jewish population chanted at rally organized by Hamas operative.JTA, 8/31/2017, 3:47 PM

US threatens to leave UN council over anti-Israel blacklist

Ambassador Nikki Haley informs UN officials US will cut all funding to Human Rights Council if it publishes blacklist of companies in Yesha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 8:46 PM

'The UN has a real obsession against Israel'

Israeli Ambassador to the UN says UN obsession with Israel leads to many more condemnations of Israel than even Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2017, 7:03 PM

Frankfurt Mayor explains why he banned BDS

'I think many people don't understand the BDS is a deeply anti-Semitic movement.'Tzvi Lev, 8/29/2017, 6:36 PM

'The fight against BDS is a struggle for the next generation'

Public Security Minister says BDS movement's goal is the destruction of Israel, must not be allowed to be legitimized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2017, 3:52 PM

First German city bans BDS

Frankfurt mayor orders city not to provide funding, rooms, for BDS-related activities or people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2017, 3:07 PM

Arab artists boycott Berlin music festival over Israeli funding

Artists from Syria, Egypt, Tunisia, and Britain pull out of festival because Israel embassy donated to event.JTA, 8/24/2017, 10:30 PM

Watch: Australian BDS activists bully children

BDS activists demonstrate outside a Jewish school in Perth, chant 'Free, Free Palestine.'Tzvi Lev, 8/22/2017, 2:33 PM

Danon: UN Human Rights chief 'world’s most senior BDS activist'

Israeli UN Ambassador slams UN blacklist of companies working in Judea, Samaria, Jerusalem, and Golan Heights.Gary Willig, 8/21/2017, 10:37 PM

BDS: Europe is responsible for Barcelona attack

In a statement, BDS 'condemns' Barcelona attack and the European governments' 'complicity' in human rights violations.JTA, 8/19/2017, 11:17 PM

Queens Museum boycotts Israel

NY Museum where historic UN partition vote took places cancels planned reenactment of vote at behest of pro-BDS director.Gary Willig, 8/16/2017, 5:27 PM