Spain: Valencia Boycotts Israel

According to reports, decision accepted unanimously by area council, representing 2.5 million people living in 250 counties.Guy Cohen, 1/8/2017, 1:47 PM

BDS fail: American scholars reject Israel boycott

Modern Language Association rejects resolution calling for academic boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2017, 5:25 AM

French store apologizes for ‘made in Israeli settlement’ labels

French supermarket store says labels reading “made in Israeli settlements” on some of its products result of an 'error.'JTA, 1/6/2017, 12:50 PM

Op-ed: This is how they can now try to strangle Israel

The shameful US abstention can lead to much harm for Israel, with the next steps under review by the European Commission.Giulio Meotti, 1/1/2017, 10:21 PM

BUYcott fights BDS in Canada

The Canadian Jewish Advocacy (CIJA) is fighting BDS initiatives by actively encouraging the purchase of Israeli products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 8:18 AM

Abbas 'euphoric' over passage of anti-Israel UN resolution

PA President says anti-Israel UN resolution and Paris peace conference can end 'settlements' once and for all.Gary Willig, 12/27/2016, 9:39 PM

'The fight against anti-Israel UN resolution isn't over yet'

Israeli ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon, says Israel must remain vigilant against constant attempts to harm the country at the UN.Nitsan Keidar, 12/23/2016, 10:09 AM

University student union votes for Holocaust education

The student union board at Ryerson University approves Holocaust Education Week resolution after anti-Israel students stage walkout.JTA, 12/21/2016, 8:28 PM

Oxfam head: Spat with Johansson over Sodastream was a mistake

Head of Oxfam admits publicly sparring with actress Scarlett Johansson over Israeli product cost Oxfam thousands of donors.Gary Willig, 12/18/2016, 9:29 PM

As BDS resolutions stall, pro-Palestinian students shift tactics

Anti-Israel activists on campuses reportedly have “lost their rallying cry.”Ben Sales, 12/13/2016, 3:24 AM

Ohio senate approves anti-BDS bill

Ohio Senate approves bill targeting the BDS movement. It will now go to the governor for approval.Ben Ariel, 12/9/2016, 5:10 AM

BDS activist stopped at Ben-Gurion Airport

A BDS activist from the World Council of Churches was blocked from entering Israel due to WCC’s support for BDS.Uzi Baruch, 12/6/2016, 8:37 AM

Canada's Green Party rejects BDS but bans 'settlements'

Canada’s Green Party votes to repeal resolution that supported BDS, but still endorses a ban on products from "illegal Israeli settlements".Elad Benari, 12/6/2016, 4:42 AM

New York releases blacklist of BDS-supporting companies

New York state releases a blacklist of 13 foreign companies that support the anti-Israel BDS movement.Elad Benari, 12/6/2016, 3:42 AM

House introduces bill targeting campus anti-Semitism

A bipartisan slate of leading House members introduced a bill that would expand how the US Department of Education defines anti-Semitism.JTA, 12/5/2016, 6:30 PM

Nevada Lieutenant Governor introduces anti-BDS legislation

Nevada is the latest state to introduce anti-BDS legislation to counter hate and discrimination.Gary Willig, 12/4/2016, 7:24 PM

Ontario's parliament overwhelmingly rejects BDS

Ontario Legislative Assembly passes motion affirming the Ontario Legislature’s rejection of BDS movement.Dalit Halevi, 12/2/2016, 3:13 AM

Ohio House of Representatives approves anti-BDS bill

The Ohio House of Representatives approved a bill targeting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel.JTA, 12/1/2016, 11:02 PM

Pro-PA students in Toronto walk out on vote to study Holocaust

Pro-Palestinian students at Ryerson University stage a walkout rather than vote on a resolution to commemorate Holocaust Education Week.Ben Ariel and JTA, 12/1/2016, 2:35 AM

Former Israeli Ambassador to US: Boycott French products

Kulanu MK and ex-Ambassador to US tells Israelis to 'Think twice' before buying French goods.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2016, 11:07 AM

Norway city council approves boycott of Israeli goods

Third largest city in Norway approves ban on products from Israeli 'settlements'.JTA, 11/27/2016, 10:09 PM

IDF veterans organization targets foreign funded Israeli NGO's

IDF veterans group releases report on activities of Adalah, says organization works to undermine Israel under guise of human rights.Gary Willig, 11/25/2016, 1:37 PM

Trump's pick for UN Ambassador hints at closer ties with Israel

Governor Haley 'a strong supporter of Israel', says Senator Lindsey Graham.Guy Cohen, 11/24/2016, 4:25 PM

Jerusalem court rules to protect archeologists from BDS attack

Court rules to protect the careers of archeologists and to avoid damage to foreign relations and to "peace talks."Shlomo Vile, 11/23/2016, 12:50 PM

Israel boycotted in Chilean event gathering diplomats’ wives

Wife of Israeli ambassador to Chile excluded from an event for diplomats' wives because the event was held at an Arab venue.JTA, 11/21/2016, 12:15 AM

BDS crashes Ashton Kutcher's Airbnb event

Anti-Israel activist protests Airbnb for not boycotting Israel - but audience doesn't seem receptive to her message.Guy Cohen, 11/20/2016, 3:50 PM

BDS activists vandalize restaurant in Portugal

Anti-Israel activists vandalize restaurant in Portugal because its head chef participated in a food festival in Israel.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/20/2016, 5:47 AM

Senator: Anti-BDS bills would impose fines

Senator Ben Cardin clarifies that new bills targeting BDS would impose fines on participating businesses but not criminal penalties.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/18/2016, 5:46 AM

Toronto university rejects BDS proposal

University of Toronto Graduate Students’ Union overwhelmingly rejects proposal promoting a boycott of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 11/17/2016, 4:15 AM

Top Parisian chef hits back at BDS activists over trip to Israel

Parisian chef targeted by BDS supporters over his visit to Israeli festival calls BDS dishonest and discriminatory.JTA, 11/16/2016, 5:59 PM

House bill extends criminal penalties to compliance with BDS

New bipartisan bill stipulates that criminal penalties for boycotting Israel would be extended to companies complying with BDS.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/16/2016, 4:45 AM

Watch: Anti-Trump protesters call for Intifada in America

Students for Justice in Palestine try to co-opt anti-Trump protests, call for 'intifada' in America at an anti-Trump protest in New York.Gary Willig, 11/15/2016, 4:44 PM

Pennsylvania joins list of states to pass anti-BDS legislation

American state has made participating in the anti-Israel hate campaign illegal. "Nothing replaces peaceful negotiations" said legislators.ILTV, 11/8/2016, 10:43 AM

Quebec Green Party endorses BDS

Far-left Canadian Party adopts resolution formally endorsing BDS against Israel.Gary Willig, 11/7/2016, 4:46 PM

New law okays ban on entry for Israel boycotters

A new law banning individuals and organizations who boycott Israel from entering Israel's borders passes first Knesset reading.Hezki Baruch, 11/7/2016, 1:20 PM

US Quakers back BDS, anti-IDF groups

American Friends Service Committee boasts of challenging Israeli militarism.Hillel Fendel, 11/6/2016, 6:45 PM

Pennsylvania governor signs anti-BDS legislation

Keystone state joins more than a dozen other US states that have passed laws barring government from dealing with pro-BDS businesses.JTA, 11/6/2016, 5:22 PM

BDS spurs growing anti-Semitism on campuses

Researchers at Brandeis University find increased anti-Semitism on campuses is related to BDS.JTA, 11/2/2016, 3:09 AM

Canadian umbrella group targets BDS activities on colleges

An umbrella body representing 97 Canadian universities made it much tougher for the anti-Israel BDS movement to be promoted on campuses.JTA, 11/1/2016, 9:10 PM

'BDS pogrom was like stormtroopers during 1930s'

Anti-Israel activists reportedly targeted female students making their way to pro-Israel event.David Rosenberg, 11/1/2016, 10:29 AM

BDS vandals target Israeli goods in Canadian mall

Consumers at Winnipeg mall shocked to discover stickers urging boycott of Israel placed on boxes containing Israeli products.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 12:22 PM

Watch: Anti-Israel protesters trap pro-Israel students

Anti-Israel protesters block exit from pro-Israel event at London University, trap attendees inside.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 10:54 AM

Roger Waters loses millions over BDS support

Roger Waters loses $4 million sponsorship deal because organization uncomfortable with his anti-Israel activism.Gary Willig, 10/28/2016, 10:09 AM

Spain's Jewish 'ghost towns' seek a boost from living Jews

Historically Jewish towns in Spain look to Jewish tourism to revitalize their economies. But support for BDS may hamper those efforts.Cnaan Liphshiz, 10/27/2016, 8:30 PM

Portland university students vote in favor of BDS

Portland State University's student senate passes resolution urging divestment from companies that work with the IDF.Ben Ariel and JTA, 10/27/2016, 3:46 AM

Jewish Chamber of Commerce Aims to Beat BDS

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce works to fight BDS on several levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2016, 12:35 PM

Era of the professorial fool

It took George Orwell to point out that higher learning and stupidity make a regular couple. It boggles the mind to think of what he would say today. Steve Apfel, 10/14/2016, 9:47 AM

INTO THE FRAY- Obama:The blame Bibi bears

If one knows a storm is brewing, but takes no measures to prepare for it, when the storm hits, who is to blame for the damage? The storm... or those who did not prepare for it?  Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/14/2016, 8:27 AM

'UN High Commissioner pushing peace farther away'

Mayor of Efrat says UNHCR High Commissioner doesn't understand the harm he causes when calling for boycotts of Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 10/10/2016, 1:57 PM

'Israel must put BDS supporters on the defensive'

Pro-Israel leaders put forth strategies for defeating BDS, winning war against anti-Israel forces around the world.Yoni Kempinski, 10/2/2016, 2:51 PM

American intellectuals against Judea and Samaria Jews

70 American intellectuals call for a targeted boycott of all goods and services from Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 9/27/2016, 1:58 AM

IAC fights BDS, strengthens US Israel alliance, Jewish identity

Adam Milstein, Chairman of the IAC conference, sums up the 2016 conference with Arutz Sheva's Yoni Kempinski.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 9:43 PM

Chuck Schumer: Anti-Semitism in too many European homes

'The Jewish people can never put the fate of Israel in the hands of Europe in any way.' says New York Senator.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 10:08 AM

Maccabee Task Force helps students fight for Israel

David Brog, CEO of the Maccabee Task Force, explains how his organization helps pro-Israel students fight BDS.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2016, 1:46 AM

New York City Council approves anti-BDS resolution

New York City Council approves a nonbinding resolution to condemn the BDS movement.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 5:45 AM

Congresswoman nixes BDS briefing in Capitol Hill building

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, whose office was set to sponsor pro-BDS conference, withdraws her support.JTA, 9/15/2016, 4:59 AM

Congressman: We'll always support Judea and Samaria

Arizona Representative Trent Franks says Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria have strong support in US congress.Ido Ben Porat, 9/13/2016, 10:01 AM