South Dakota governor signs anti-BDS executive order

South Dakota becomes 28th state to enact anti-BDS executive order or legislation.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/14/2020, 10:56 PM

BDS attempts to stop Medicinal Herbs conference in Israel

BDS activists pressure participants to pull out of conference on medicinal plants and herbs in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2020, 3:55 PM

Guilt by accusation: Proving innocence in the age of BDS

Scandal is all. Guilty people are protected. Innocent people get tossed into the broiling pot of publicity. Reputations and lives are ruined.  That is not to say that injured people should not have their day in court. Barry Shaw, 1/14/2020, 9:48 AM

'The fight against BDS is bipartisan'

Delegate Sandy Rosenberg from Maryland visits Samaria, meets head of the Shomron Regional Council, Yossi Dagan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2019, 6:02 AM

Support BDS - stay in the Diaspora

How does not making Aliyah help Israel?David Lev and Dr. Sam Minskoff, 12/27/2019, 2:19 AM

'The BDS movement is tainted by anti-Semitism'

'BDS movement is poisoning discourse on Israel,' warns head of Israel's anti-BDS taskforce.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2019, 1:06 PM

UK confirms it will ban local councils from boycotting Israel

British government confirms it will proceed with legislation banning local councils from boycotting Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2019, 6:07 AM

Toxic Left-wing antisemitism: Zionism=Racism and BDS

Arutz Sheva brings you a policy paper that will give you the background, understanding and information about the emergence of the increasingly violent and far-reaching Left-wing antisemitism advocating the end of Israel. Part II.Prof. Peter Kurti, 12/17/2019, 8:31 PM

Johnson to pursue anti-BDS agenda as British PM

Conservative Party endorses legislation to ban public bodies from pursuing their own boycotts of foreign countries.Sam Sokol/JTA, 12/16/2019, 7:06 PM

Report shows 'similarities between BDS, far-right anti-Semitism'

'Unprecedented similarities between BDS and far-right anti-Semitism,' new report says. 'BDS is mainstreaming anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2019, 11:23 AM

Madrid: Anti-Semitic banner against Samaria Council leader

BDS activists hang fliers depicting Yossi Dagan building wall with bodies of Arabs after violent disruption of peace-building event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 11:09 AM

Anti-Israel activists crash Samaria council event in Madrid

Watch: Pro-BDS demonstrators crash conference hosted by Samaria Regional Council in Madrid.Nitsan Keidar, 12/11/2019, 2:01 PM

Watch: Israeli flag removed from Ohio college display

BDS activist filmed cutting down Israeli flag from display at Columbus State Community College in Ohio.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 3:19 PM

Brown U committee: Divest from anti-Palestinian companies

Brown University committee recommends the college divest from “companies identified as facilitating human rights abuses in Palestine”.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2019, 5:30 AM

Letter to an Israeli friend - from a concerned Montrealer

Do you fully understand the present situation in Israel? The concerted enraged attack of the Israeli Left on Netanyahu isn’t in fact an offensive against his person, although the Left does hate him viscerally—its aim is returning the Left to power.Professor (Emer.) Igor Mel'čuk, 12/2/2019, 11:28 AM

"I'll be back": Human Rights Watch director expelled from Israel

Omar Shakir expelled from Israel over his support for anti-Israel boycotts, vows to return.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 8:22 AM

British Conservative party to ban boycotts of Israel

Conservative Party in Britain, led by PM Boris Johnson, pledges to ban local councils from boycotting foreign countries, including Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/25/2019, 9:25 PM

Human Rights Watch director to be expelled from Israel Monday

Omar Shakir, regional director of Human Rights Watch, vows to continue to run HRW's Israel branch even after his expulsion Monday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2019, 11:22 AM

ADL finds extreme Antisemitism among Muslims is 3X national rate

Participants in 18 countries were asked to rate the veracity of 11 antisemitic statements. The results allowed for comparing Muslims vs. Christians and those with no religion.Dr. Andrew G. Bostom, 11/24/2019, 9:27 AM

'US declaration on Israeli settlements is a fatal blow to BDS'

Hundreds gather for anti-Semitism symposium in DC. 'Israeli modernity has become the cure to world's problems', says Israeli ambassador.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 11:38 AM

Pro-BDS activists interrupt former IDF soldier's London talk

Retired Israeli soldier who helped Syrians receive treatment in Israel met with protests while speaking in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 5:39 AM

'Fight against BDS starts from within'

Nationalist activist replies after former Israeli ambassadors call on EU to ban products from Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 11/18/2019, 7:54 PM

Knesset Speaker: Decision to label goods 'disgraceful'

MK Yuli Edelstein pens letter to European Parliament head, says ruling to label Israeli goods was 'politically motivated,' 'disgraceful.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2019, 10:31 AM

Amherst hosts high-profile anti-Israel boycott conference

Linda Sarsour, Cornel West and other leading BDS backers gather at Unversity of Massachusetts at Amherst for second time in 6 months.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 11/13/2019, 2:18 PM

Israel rejects EU ruling on 'settlement' products

Israel accuses EU court of 'double standards' by mandating labeling products from Jewish communities and nowhere else.AFP, 11/12/2019, 4:23 PM

EU court to decide on labeling of Jewish products tomorrow

European Court of Justice expected to mandate all EU countries ban 'made in Israel' from appearing on products from Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 11/11/2019, 9:36 PM

BDS launches campaign against Tel Aviv soccer match

Soccer match to be held in Tel Aviv between Argentinian and Uruguayan national teams targeted by anti-Israel boycott.JTA, 11/11/2019, 7:16 AM

Shaked welcomes ruling on Human Rights Watch official

New Right chairwoman welcomes Supreme Court ruling permitting deportation Omar Shakir over his support for BDS.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2019, 3:35 AM

The New Israel Fund has created an anti-Israel philanthropic arm

There are Jews who want to donate to anti-Zionist organizations, but local Federations refuse to be the conduit. The NIF quickly created a solution. Ronn Torossian, 11/5/2019, 11:59 PM

The world's oldest hate is still here

Anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism: Is there really a difference between them?Jay Shapiro, 11/1/2019, 4:13 PM

The war continues and it is a long war

Can you remember the years when Israelis considered antisemitism a Diaspora issue?Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/1/2019, 5:58 AM

Oslo City Council bans purchase of Israeli 'settlement' goods

Municipal departments and other local authorities banned from purchasing anything from Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/29/2019, 10:35 PM

Swedish FM: BDS is not anti-Semitic

Sweden’s newly appointed foreign minister says she wants to strengthen ties with Israel, but also believes BDS is legitimate.Elad Benari, 10/29/2019, 12:41 AM

BDS activists post anti-Israel ads on London Underground

Anti-Israel activists post fake ads in London Underground stations calling for boycott of Puma over its sponsorship of Israeli soccer leagueMarcy Oster, JTA, 10/24/2019, 6:47 PM

Czech parliament condemns anti-Israel boycotts

Czech parliament condemns BDS and anti-Semitism.Gary Willig, 10/22/2019, 9:12 PM

NBA team refutes claims it caved to BDS

Portland Trail Blazers refutes reports it ended sponsorship with rifle scope manufacturer who has contracts with IDF due to BDS pressure.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/13/2019, 11:41 PM

Deri to act to revoke residency of BDS founder

Interior Minister orders legal opinion on the revocation of the Israeli residency of BDS co-founder Omar Barghouti.Elad Benari, 10/7/2019, 12:08 AM

Chief Rabbi of UK speaks of BDS and rise of anti-Semitism

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis of United Kingdom speaks on rise of anti-Semitism and effects of BDS movement in UK.i24News, 10/3/2019, 5:02 PM

German city withdraws award to artist over support for BDS

German city of Aachen nixes award to Lebanon-born artist Walid Raad after discovering that he is a supporter of the boycott Israel movement.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 10/2/2019, 7:41 PM

Florida county commission passes anti-BDS resolution

Broward County Commission resolution: “BDS Movement effectively seeks to destroy the State of Israel as a homeland to the Jewish people."Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/29/2019, 2:59 PM

Israeli winery: 'Add us to appeal on labeling our wines'

Civil rights group helps Psâgot Winery bring its case before Canada's Federal Court of Appeal.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/27/2019, 3:20 PM

'Europe must not only fight BDS with words, but with action'

Minister Erdan: Now that we've proven BDS is anti-Semitic, Europe is obliged not to fund BDS groups or allow them into European Parliament.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 9/26/2019, 8:41 AM

The link between anti-Semitism and BDS

Watch: Public Security Min. Erdan emphasizes'direct link' between anti-Semitic attacks and campus BDS.Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 9/25/2019, 1:42 PM

'The State of Israel's allowed to say "enough"'

Supreme Court discusses BDS operative Omar Shakir's petition against Interior Minister decision not to extend his work visa in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 9/24/2019, 4:01 PM

BDS co-founder denied entry to UK

Omar Barghouti denied entry visa to the UK, where he was due to speak at a number of fringe events at the Labour party conference.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2019, 11:34 PM

US diplomats fought BDS in Germany, Ireland

US diplomats in Dublin and Berlin pressed lawmakers and officials in Ireland and Germany to oppose bids to boycott Israel.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 9/17/2019, 12:12 AM

British trade leaders endorse boycott of Israel

Leaders of British trade unions pass a motion endorsing BDS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/14/2019, 12:18 AM

German literature prize reconsiders honor for BDS-supporter

Nelly Sachs literature prize jury to announce final decision on prize for author Kamila Shamsie, who refuses to allow works in Israel.Toby Axelrod/JTA, 9/12/2019, 9:08 PM

Rocking the boat in Bal Harbour

From anti-BDS legislation to fighting anti-Semitic hate crimes, Gabe Groisman has a town to run.The Land Of Israel Network, 9/10/2019, 5:14 AM

Kentucky governor signs anti-BDS legislation

Governor Mathew Bevin codifies into law executive order aimed at companies that participate in campaign to boycott Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 5:04 PM

'They were unable to silence us'

Director of the International Division of Regavim discusses how threats against the organization only help it send out its message.Nitsan Keidar, 8/29/2019, 4:43 AM

Regavim event in London postponed due to security risk

Lecture in London focusing on European funding for illegal PA activity postponed due to threatened demonstration by British anti-Israel orgsMordechai Sones, 8/28/2019, 11:10 AM

Democrats backing Jew and Israel-haters play into Trump’s hands

The Democrats should have been standing four-square behind Israel’s decision to exclude Ilhan/Tlaib. The Democrats’ response to Israel’s decision – however - has been appalling. David Singer, 8/25/2019, 8:59 AM

'Hatred for Israel stronger than love for her own family'

Anti-BDS activist Joe Zevuloni speaks to Arutz Sheva about Israel's decision to ban Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 8/18/2019, 4:26 PM

Interior Minister approves Tlaib request to visit grandmother

Interior Min. Aryeh Deri approves Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib's request to visit Israel, meet her elderly 'Palestinian' grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2019, 11:48 AM

Tlaib sends official request to Israel 'to visit my grandmother'

Tlaib writes: 'I will respect any restrictions and not promote boycotts against Israel during my visit.'Sara Rubenstein, 8/16/2019, 11:11 AM

'Tlaib, Omar ban had nothing to do with Trump'

Ambassador Ron Dermer tells Jewish leaders Muslim congresswomen were barred entry due to their support for BDS.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2019, 3:13 AM