BDS provocateur files restraining order against Hevron mother

Anat Cohen, mother of 11 from Hevron, surprised with restraining order request by American BDS activist.Mordechai Sones, 7/31/2017, 10:57 PM

North Carolina governor signs anti-BDS legislation

North Carolina becomes 22nd state to ban state from doing business with companies that support BDS.JTA, 7/30/2017, 8:30 PM

5 BDS activists barred from Israel

Members of Jewish Voices for Peace, other BDS activists prevented from boarding flight to Israel.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 7/25/2017, 5:25 PM

Radiohead defies boycott, performs in Tel Aviv

Radiohead plays for tens of thousands in Tel Aviv after rejecting calls to boycott Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2017, 7:07 AM

How Radiohead got its big break in Israel

Superstar band slammed by BDS advocates for playing in Israel had one of its first big successes in Jewish state 25 years ago.JTA, 7/19/2017, 9:12 PM

Director supports BDS, but films screened in Israel

British film director Ken Loach, an ardent BDS supporter, embarrassed by revelation that all his films have been screened in Israel.JTA, 7/19/2017, 7:09 PM

ACLU blasts anti-BDS bill

American Civil Liberties Union lobbies senators to vote bipartisan anti-BDS bill, claims it violates First Amendment.JTA, 7/19/2017, 1:10 PM

Arab-Israeli singer blasts calls to boycott Radiohead

Arab-Israeli singer Nasreen Qadri says calls by BDS supporters for Radiohead to boycott Israel are counter-productive.Elad Benari, 7/19/2017, 4:45 AM

'You are the proof of the failure of BDS'

Deputy Foreign Minister tells delegation of US officials and business leaders that their visit to Israel is proof of failure of BDS movementArutz Sheva Staff, 7/18/2017, 5:54 PM

Lawmaker: Roger Waters performance may violate anti-BDS law

Nassau Count lawmaker seeks to block performance of former Pink Floyd star over laws preventing county from doing business with BDS.JTA, 7/17/2017, 7:10 PM

'A strong, vibrant economy connected to our ancient roots'

Economics Minister visits Psagot Winery following Canadian decision to mark wines from Judea and Samaria, and praises thwarting of plan.Eliran Aharon, 7/16/2017, 2:31 PM

Radiohead Singer: We oppose Trump and play in the US

Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke responds to BDS pressure by saying that performing in Israel does not mean endorsing Netanyahu government.JTA, 7/12/2017, 10:59 PM

Spanish judges declare racist, nullify 2 municipal BDS motions

Fighting anti-Semitism, Spanish courts put the brakes on pro-BDS motions in two separate municipalities.JTA, 7/12/2017, 2:59 PM

Radiohead confronts BDS activists

Band scheduled to play in Israel on July 19 not amused as it is met by a group of BDS activists at a concert in Scotland.Tal Polon, 7/9/2017, 10:27 AM

BDS targets play by Israeli peace activist

Play based on book of left-wing critic of Netanyahu government opposed by BDS movement over support from Israel’s Office of Cultural AffairsJTA, 7/6/2017, 9:11 PM

'Hamas support shows true nature of BDS movement'

Minister Gilad Erdan responds to Hamas' statement of support for BDS, says movement and murderous terrorist organization have same goal.Gary Willig, 7/5/2017, 8:45 PM

European Parliament to host terror-linked NGO

EP to host on Thursday members of organization linked to terror group PFLP and supportive of BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2017, 6:43 PM

North Carolina passes anti-BDS bill

North Carolina becomes the 22nd state to outlaw anti-Israel boycotts.JTA, 7/3/2017, 6:36 PM

US church passes anti-Israel resolution

United Church of Christ claims Israel tortures Arab children, calls for end of US military assistance.JTA, 7/3/2017, 3:58 PM

'BDS campaign against Jewish comedian is anti-Semitic'

Tunisian human rights group says BDS campaign to prevent Michel Boujenah from performing at Carthage festival over Zionism is anti-Semitic.JTA, 7/2/2017, 3:42 PM

'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

European Jewish Association lead rabbi slams European Parliament for keeping silent in the face of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 8:04 AM

Ohio introduces resolution against BDS on college campuses

Anti-BDS resolution condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents across the US.JTA, 6/29/2017, 10:58 PM

Ohio condemns BDS

Ohio becomes 12th U.S. state to publicly condemn the anti-Israel BDS movement.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2017, 3:37 AM

Spanish court strikes another city’s anti-Israel BDS resolution

Superior Tribunal of Justice of Madrid rules city council resolution endorsing BDS was 'discriminatory.'JTA, 6/28/2017, 10:23 PM

Radiohead concert disrupted over Tel Aviv visit

British BDS protesters disrupt concert by Rdiohead band over upcoming concert in Tel Aviv.JTA, 6/26/2017, 2:14 AM

Israeli company that makes water from air launches pilot program

Water-Gen, which captures humidity from the air, launches pilot program to help Florida deal with severe drought.JTA, 6/21/2017, 8:33 PM

Watch: BDS activists storm lecture by MK in Berlin

Yesh Atid MK called 'child murderer' during lecture at Berlin university where Jewish books were burned in 1933.Hezki Baruch, 6/21/2017, 3:31 PM

INTO THE FRAY - Bennett’s academic code: Right idea, wrong strategy

In-depth 2013 study: “Israeli academics have been free to engage in ‘nazification’ of Israel.Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/16/2017, 2:41 PM

MLA votes to reject BDS

Members of the Modern Language Association vote to reject academic boycotts of Israel by 1,954 to 885.JTA, 6/15/2017, 5:08 PM

Radiohead singer blasted by pro-PA groups

Pro-Palestinian Arab groups hit back at Thom Yorke who rejected criticism of his band’s Israel concert.Elad Benari, 6/14/2017, 4:03 AM

Kansas passes anti-BDS bill

Knasas becomes the 21st state to ban state from doing business with companies which boycott Israel.JTA, 6/11/2017, 10:20 PM

Watch: Lapid leaves British interviewer speechless

Yesh Atid chairman shuts down British interviewer during debate over BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 9:16 PM

Jordan may ban Wonder Woman

Actress Gal Gadot's IDF service used as reason to ban showing of hit summer blockbuster in Jordan.JTA, 6/6/2017, 5:31 PM

Radiohead blasts calls to boycott Israel

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke says calls on the band to cancel Israel concert are a "waste of energy".Elad Benari, Canada, 6/3/2017, 12:55 AM

'Israel has always been under attack - now we're fighting back'

52nd Israel Day Parade in New York will feature launch of new social media platform to advance Israel advocacy abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2017, 10:22 AM

Filmmakers pull out of Tel Aviv 'LGBT' film festival, citing BDS

Filmmakers pressured by BDS movement cancel participation in Tel Aviv film fest scheduled to run through June 10.JTA, 6/1/2017, 7:32 AM

Nevada legislature passes anti-BDS bill

Nevada Assembly unanimously passes anti-BDS bill. Bill now goes to Governor Sandoval.JTA, 5/25/2017, 9:11 PM

Report: Ben Gurion University professors support BDS

Emergency Knesset Committee convenes to discuss BDS activity in Ben-Gurion University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2017, 12:09 PM

BDS fail: Canadian university rejects Israel boycott

Union at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia rejects a motion to boycott Israel.Elad Benari, 5/23/2017, 4:37 AM

Norway Jewish leader: Trade union boycott is anti-Semitic

Leader of Norway’s Jewish community issues rare rebuke of local trade union's resolution urging a boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/20/2017, 12:57 AM

50 state governors reject BDS

Governors of all 50 states sign pledge to reject BDS movement against Israel.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2017, 5:35 AM

Netanyahu asks Denmark to stop funding BDS

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets Danish Foreign Minister following news that Denmark will assist organization supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2017, 12:04 AM

120 years after Herzl, anti-BDS conferences held in Switzerland

Israel supporters hold anti-BDS conference in Basel, where First Zionist Congress was held in 1897.Chana Roberts, 5/15/2017, 12:31 PM

'An unholy alliance'

Columbia University sponsors 'Nakba Project,' with help from Israeli NGO and Dutch government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 2:17 PM

California university approves BDS resolution

California State University student association approves divestment from companies “profiting from Palestinian oppression”.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/12/2017, 11:59 PM

Arab community center becomes object of BDS attack

BDS activists call to boycott community center in Beit Jala for 'holding joint yoga sessions between Arabs and Israelis.'Tal Polon, 5/11/2017, 12:45 PM

NYC mayoral candidate: No room for BDS in New York

Paul J. Massey, a candidate for mayor of New York, says he is 'completely pro-Israel,' and there is 'no room for intolerance of Jews' in NYCEliran Aharon, 5/10/2017, 3:07 PM

Nearly half of US states oppose BDS – thanks to Bal Harbour?

Minnesota became 19th state to ban BDS, with 3 more on the way. Florida village Bal Harbour was the first town to oppose BDS, 18 months ago.Sarah A. Gordon, Hillel Fendel, 5/4/2017, 9:14 PM

BDS narrowly defeated at George Washington University

Student government at DC-area university narrowly votes against divestment solution based on discredited Goldstone report.JTA, 5/3/2017, 6:31 PM

Texas Governor signs anti-BDS bill

Texas Governor Greg Abbott signs law prohibiting state agencies from contracting with companies that boycott Israel.Elad Benari, 5/3/2017, 4:05 AM

Waters: I failed to persuade Radiohead to cancel Israel show

Former Pink Floyd admits his push to get Radiohead to cancel concert in Israel has failed.Elad Benari, 4/30/2017, 6:39 AM

New Jersey university rejects BDS motion

Students at Montclair State University vote down resolution calling on the school to boycott Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/29/2017, 1:32 AM

Wisconsin university approves Israel boycott

University of Wisconsin-Madison student government passes divestment resolution targeting Israel.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2017, 2:07 AM

'The Israeli government has surrendered once again'

Mother of terror victim joins Shurat Hadin petition against Israel's decision to grant a visa to BDS activist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 5:18 PM

Minnesota legislature approves anti-BDS measure

Minnesota becomes 19th state to ban dealings with BDS-compliant businesses.JTA, 4/26/2017, 3:04 PM

The Israeli BDS website

Weizmann Institute unveils its Building Dialog through Science (BDS) website highlighting the dangers the BDS movement poses to science.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 10:18 AM

Radiohead urged to cancel Israel concert

Dozens of artists call on Radiohead to cancel July 19 concert in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 4/25/2017, 5:16 AM