Airbnb backtracks on Yesha boycott

Online rental marketplace announces decision to boycott Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria 'will not be enforced in practice.'Gary Willig, 12/17/2018, 7:40 PM

Report: Airbnb in discussions with Israeli Tourism Ministry

Tourism Minister meets delegates from Airbnb to discuss company's boycott of Jews in Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 12/17/2018, 7:27 PM

France, Israel and the Jews

Professor (Emer.) Shmuel Trigano is the author of numerous books focusing on Jewish philosophy and Jewish political thought: 'The existence of Israel as a democracy hampers France’s efforts to mobilize the Mediterranean Arab countries as allies.'Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/16/2018, 7:21 AM

Musicians Nick Cave, Brian Eno face off over BDS

ILTV speaks with attorney & activist Ran Bar-Yoshafat about the recent BDS debate between musicians Nick Cave and Brian Eno.ILTV, 12/14/2018, 1:34 PM

Illinois board rules Airbnb violating state laws

Independent board in Illinois votes to notify Airbnb that it is violating state laws barring economic boycott of Israel.Elad Benari, 12/13/2018, 2:42 AM

Watch: Lital Shemesh answers Ben Shapiro

Israeli journalist counters claim Israel barred BDS activist because of her opinions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 4:29 PM

Israel calls on Germany to end funding of Jewish museum

Citing anti-Israel display, Israel calls on Germany to nix funding of Jewish museum, along with anti-Israel groups.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 12/10/2018, 2:22 PM

Pink Floyd tribute band cancels Israel shows

Pink Floyd tribute band cancels three shows in Israel after being pressured by former Pink Floyd frontman and BDS activist Roger Waters.Elad Benari, 12/10/2018, 6:05 AM

New England police pull out of training program in Israel

Following pressure from far-left anti-Israel groups, two New England police departments pull out of training programs in Israel.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 12/9/2018, 5:29 PM

Students at New York University approve BDS resolution

Student Government Assembly at New York University votes in favor of divestment of companies that do business with the IDF.Ben Ariel, 12/9/2018, 6:35 AM

Deri wants to block appointment of Hamas-supporting communist

Deri says he will examine ways to block appointment of Deputy Haifa Mayor Raja Za’atara, who is under fire for terror and BDS support.Tzvi Lev, 12/8/2018, 7:47 PM

Ohio State University students vote down BDS resolution

Undergraduate Student Government rejects measure to boycott companies doing business in Israel.JTA, 12/6/2018, 6:03 PM

'Reject Airbnb, come visit Judea and Samaria'

Led by former Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat,a new campaign calls on tourists to vacation in Judea and Samaria.Tzvi Lev, 12/6/2018, 3:00 PM

Keep up the pressure on Airbnb

Think of Airbnb as the smiling, friendly, and supposedly socially responsible face of corporate anti-Semitism. And fight back. Eric Ruskin, 12/5/2018, 9:20 PM

B'Tselem wins French human rights award

Radical Israeli org. and Arab group with ties to PFLP terror org. to jointly receive French Republic 2018 Human Rights Award.Gary Willig, 12/5/2018, 5:10 PM

Rashida Tlaib to lead congressional trip to Judea and Samaria

Muslim congresswoman-elect from Michigan announces plans to lead trip of lawmakers to Palestinian Authority.JTA, 12/5/2018, 7:55 AM

'Airbnb decision is an opportunity to put the law to the test'

Arutz Sheva speaks with Bal Harbour mayor and anti-BDS activist Gabe Groisman about the Airbnb boycott of Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 12/4/2018, 12:27 PM

Pro-PA groups remove Israelis from South Africa conference

Seven professors from Israeli universities will not participate in South Africa conference after pressure from boycott groups.Elad Benari, 11/30/2018, 4:08 AM

Outrage over CNN commentator's anti-Israel speech at UN

Jewish groups blast Marc Lamont Hill who said at UN that violence against Israel is legitimate and called for a boycott of the Jewish state.Elad Benari, 11/29/2018, 2:36 AM

Erdan blasts Irish Senate's advancement of 'settlement' boycott

Strategic Affairs Minister says Irish Senate's decision is "disgraceful" and "tainted by anti-Semitism".Elad Benari, 11/29/2018, 12:04 AM

California college’s faculty suspends study abroad in Israel

Pitzer College's faculty votes to suspend study abroad program in Israel, condemns trustees for opposing BDS resolution.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/28/2018, 7:24 AM

Spain: Water polo match against Israel cancelled

Spanish sports minister apologizes after Barcelona water polo match against Israeli team canceled due to organizer’s decision to boycott it.JTA, 11/27/2018, 3:21 PM

A gift to the mayor of Frankfurt: Judea and Samaria products

Frankfurt Mayor Uwe Becker visits pro-Israel conference, receives dates from Jordan Valley and wine from Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2018, 4:05 AM

Jordan Valley takes BDS battle to Frankfurt

Economic data reveals BDS harms Palestinian Arabs, detrimental to PA economy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 3:39 AM

The New Israel Fund encouraged the Airbnb boycott of Israel

Israeli non-profits which get funds from the NIF are behind the Airbnb decision. Ronn Torossian, 11/25/2018, 10:17 PM

Facebook censoring criticism of Airbnb's anti-Israel ban?

Musical duo says Facebook removed song criticizing Airbnb for banning Israeli towns - just as song was going viral.David Rosenberg, 11/25/2018, 6:49 PM

When BDS groups lie to themselves

BDS website victory celebrations proven canard: University of Leeds denies report by BDS groups that it would boycott Israel.Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2018, 2:18 PM

Erdan taking anti-BDS battle to Europe

Strategic affairs minister going to Europe in a bid to battle the continent's burgeoning BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 7:16 PM

Fighting Airbnb hypocrisy with legal and political campaign

Rabbi Menachem Margolin: “Airbnb pollutes the value of Corporate Social Responsibility and turning it to a hostage of BDS terrorism"Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 12:31 PM

Why Airbnb embraces failure

This decision is as absurd as the UN’s condemnations of Israel. Clear and obvious discrimination that makes your skin crawl. Hillel Fuld, 11/22/2018, 10:30 AM

'BDS harms Palestinians more than us'

Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi says BDS causes Arabs to lose well-paying jobs in Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2018, 8:04 PM

Quakers UK launches anti-Israel boycott

British Quakers announce boycott of companies which do business in Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 11/21/2018, 8:10 AM

Sarsour says she wants 'better relationship with American Jews'

After accusing American Jews of dual loyalty, Women's March leader Linda Sarsour says group must do more to reach out to Jewish community.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/21/2018, 7:27 AM

Canadian student federation supports BDS

Canadian Federation of Students approves resolution supporting BDS. Hillels across Canada condemn the move.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 3:03 AM

Calls to expand lodging boycott of Israeli towns over Green Line

Human Rights Watch urges to join ban on Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria - ignores discrimination against Israeli travelers.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 11/20/2018, 1:40 PM

'Airbnb disgracefully submitted to BDS'

Israelis protest Airbnb decision to drop Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 11/19/2018, 7:36 PM

Airbnb to remove Judea and Samaria listings

Online rental marketplace Airbnb announces end to service in Judea and Samaria with new 'occupied territories' rules.Gary Willig, 11/19/2018, 6:15 PM

Kentucky bars state contractors from joining anti-Israel boycott

Kentucky's governor rips 'anti-Semitic, repugnant' Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, signs ban into law.JTA, 11/18/2018, 7:07 PM

BDS activist goes on racist rant on Air India flight

British BDS activist goes on racist rant on Air India flight, threatens to launch boycott of airline if crew refuses demands for wine.JTA, 11/15/2018, 3:43 PM

Ilhan Omar now supports BDS after elections

Newly elected Somali Muslim Congresswoman now says she supports BDS after telling synagogue BDS 'ineffective' before elections.JTA, 11/14/2018, 6:02 PM

Spanish Mission: Hamas, BDS don't differentiate between Israelis

Delegation of Spanish lawmakers hold visit to Judea and Samaria despite ongoing rocket fire, condemn Hamas terror and BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2018, 5:00 PM

Roger Waters faces protests in Argentina

Argentinian Jewish organizations slam Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters over BDS support during his Latin America tour.JTA, 11/12/2018, 4:16 PM

Amsterdam: BDS rally glorifies terror at Nazi victim monument

City officials called to explain, after BDS rally featuring song about suicide bomber in Tel Aviv takes place at memorial for Nazi victims.Cnaan Liphshiz - JTA, 11/10/2018, 11:49 PM

Florida Governor-elect vows to fight BDS

Ron DeSantis, a longtime Israel supporter, says Trump should recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 11/9/2018, 6:44 AM

NYU student senate to vote on BDS measure by secret ballot

New York University student senate to hold secret ballot next month on measure to divest from companies doing business with Israel.JTA, 11/5/2018, 7:30 AM

Denmark won’t fund groups that promote BDS, FM says

Following investigation into funding of groups tied to BDS, efforts to de-legitimize Israel, Denmark vows it won't fund anti-Israel groups.JTA, 10/29/2018, 2:52 PM

Jewish students fall victim to vandalism and anti-Semitism

Lev HaOlam fights destruction of mezuzahs, online harassment, acts of anti-Semitism carried out by BDS organizations on campuses.Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2018, 6:55 PM

Livni: Gov't policy preserving Hamas rule

Opposition Leader Tzipi Livni slams government's policy vis a vis Hamas, welcomes High Court ruling admitting BDS advocate into Israel.Tzvi Lev, 10/20/2018, 7:38 PM

'Supreme Court continues to act against democracy'

Tourism Minister blasts Supreme Court’s ruling permitting BDS activist Lara Alqasem to enter Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2018, 3:35 AM

'A disgrace, Supreme Court decision was a huge victory for BDS'

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri joins other ministers and MKs in outrage after High Court rules BDS advocate be allowed to stay in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 9:47 PM

Supreme Court nixes deportation of anti-Israel activist Alqasem

Former branch president of pro-BDS student group will be allowed to remain in Israel, study at Hebrew University, court rules.David Rosenberg, 10/18/2018, 7:24 PM

Will Supreme Court overturn ban on anti-Israel activist?

Former Students for Justice in Palestine leader appears in Israeli Supreme Court, as court questions state's decision to ban her.David Rosenberg, 10/17/2018, 11:59 AM

Young Israel backs Israel's effort to bar BDS activists

National Council of Young Israel expresses support for Israel’s effort to bar entry to BDS activist Lara Alqasem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2018, 6:06 AM

'Why is Hebrew University backing anti-Israel activist?'

Zionist NGO lobbies donors to pressure Hebrew University in Jerusalem to drop support for pro-BDS student facing deportation Lara Alqasem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2018, 11:23 AM

BDS activists to pay Gaza instead of Israel for cancellation

New Zealand BDS activists ordered by court to pay Israeli fans for cancellation of singer Lorde's appearance to give money to Gaza charity.JTA, 10/14/2018, 8:35 PM

Supreme Court freezes deportation of US student

22-year-old Florida student accused of backing anti-Israel BDS movement turns to Israeli Supreme Court to block deportation.David Rosenberg, 10/14/2018, 4:24 PM

Court upholds ban on US student accused of supporting BDS

Israeli court upholds ban on Lara Alqasem who was refused entry to Israel over her support for boycotts of Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/12/2018, 9:07 PM