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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

Israeli software could have prevented Paris attack

Report claims anti-Israel boycott movement stopped France buying technology which could have prevented massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2016, 9:50 PM

BDS motions pass in 4 Spanish cities, fail in 4

Anti-Israel rulings controversially pass in Spain, despite their legality still being under debate.JTA, 4/26/2016, 5:24 PM

Terror ties of BDS backers revealed

Testimony at congressional committee reveals close ties between BDS backers and Hamas fundraisers.David Rosenberg, 4/26/2016, 12:46 PM

NYU graduate student union votes to join BDS

Grad student workers union passes resolution to support BDS, demands NYU cut ties with Tel Aviv University for its 'discrimination.'Ari Yashar, 4/24/2016, 8:06 PM

Professors sue ASA over Israel boycott

Four members of the American Studies Association sue the body over its boycott of Israel, announced in 2013.Ben Ariel, 4/21/2016, 5:45 AM

The BDS Movement: On the inside in disguise, Part II

How 'Stop the ISM', by going undercover, exposed the inner workings of BDS. Lee Kaplan, 4/18/2016, 2:39 PM

Morgan Freeman stands up to BDS attack

After the actor posted a photo of himself in 'Jerusalem, Israel', Israel haters went on the attack. Van Damme took one hour to break.Gil Ronen, 4/14/2016, 1:13 AM

Sanders 'Jewish outreach' director: Israel-hater

Simone Zimmerman is an avowed anti-Zionist who believes being prejudiced against Jews isn't anti-Semitic.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2016, 11:20 AM

'Un-Orthodox' Jewish prof prefers Hamas to Israel

Daniel Boyarin says Israel is 'reminiscent of the Nazis' and guilty of 'destruction of human rights and democracy.'David Rosenberg, 4/12/2016, 1:05 PM

Hillary takes hard line against BDS

Democratic frontrunner calls BDS movement 'discriminatory and unfair', looks to benefit from Sanders' missteps on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 8:32 AM

Hitler-loving councilor led university BDS push

Aysegul Gurbuz resigns as Labour Party councilor following revelations about anti-Semitic tweets, after being suspended.Ari Soffer, 4/11/2016, 4:18 PM

On 2nd Israel visit, Kevin Costner dismisses BDS

Two-time Academy Award-winner brushes off Roger Waters' opposition to visiting Israel; 'I receive lots of love here.'JTA, 4/11/2016, 10:25 AM

Stanford Jewish groups rally against anti-Semitism

Debate delegitimizing anti-Semitism snowballs at Stanford after student refuses to apologize for 'Jews control media' comment.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2016, 7:50 AM

ADL fights Stanford University anti-Semitism

Anti-Defamation League pledges action against anti-Semitic student resolution, after avoidant response from university Hillel.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2016, 10:16 PM

Stanford Hillel avoids condemning anti-Semitism

Debate over whether 'Jews control banks and media' emphasizes need for anti-hate education, Hillel says - but does not condemn BDS coup.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2016, 10:37 AM

Stanford Senate debates 'Jewish power'

Students strike clauses defining delegitimization of Israel as 'anti-Semitic'; student claims view that Jews 'control' media is 'valid.'Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2016, 9:53 PM

'Terrorists should know: If they attack they die'

Watch: Dov Hikind says Europe 'still doesn't get it' even after huge attacks, warns Israel 'shot itself in the foot' by criticizing soldier.Eliran Aharon, 4/6/2016, 8:45 PM

Gov't planning major aid plan for Yesha towns

In light of terror wave and efforts overseas to target Yesha businesses, gov't planning aid package. Likud MK rejects offer as 'too little'.David Rosenberg, 4/6/2016, 4:17 PM

Anti-BDS student accused of violating 'safe space'

BDS tyranny? Imogen Wilson of Edinburgh University now under investigation - for raising her hand in protest to BDS motion.JTA, 4/5/2016, 8:50 PM