Trump admin bans BDS founder from entering US

Omar Barghouti, one of the founders of anti-Israel BDS movement denied entry into the US from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2019, 7:51 PM

House Republicans push for bill protecting states penalizing BDS

Top Republicans in U.S. House of Representatives join effort to force a vote on bill that targets Israel boycotters.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 4/11/2019, 8:28 AM

BDS activists to Madonna: Cancel Eurovision performance

Palestinian Arab academics and intellectuals call on pop singer to abandon her plans to perform at the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel.Elad Benari, 4/11/2019, 6:21 AM

Airbnb: We've always opposed BDS

Lodging website stresses it opposes BDS after settling lawsuit over Judea and Samaria listings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2019, 3:45 AM

Airbnb will cancel its ban on Israeli settlement listings

Following lawsuit against ban on vacation rentals in Israeli settlements, Airbnb drops controversial boycott policy.Ben Sales, JTA, 4/9/2019, 11:59 PM

BDS supporter gets 6 months in jail for racist rant on flight

Pro-BDS activist from the UK sentenced to 6 months in prison over drunken, racist tirade on Air India flight.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/7/2019, 8:55 PM

Brown U president won’t act on resolution supporting BDS

Brown University President says she will not act on referendum calling for university to divest from companies doing business with Israel.Elad Benari, 4/3/2019, 5:05 AM

California college student senate calls for president’s removal

Student Senate at Pitzer College drafts resolution calling for removal of College President Melvin Oliver for vetoing BDS resolution.Elad Benari, 4/1/2019, 2:07 AM

Pro-Israel Dutch party sends election winners Israeli wine

Dutch party which supports Israel uses bottles of Israeli wine to congratulate winners of local election - and defy calls for boycott.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/28/2019, 8:25 PM

Do waves of anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism encourage Aliyah?

Dr. Sam Minskoff claims that anti-Zionism, anti-Semitism, and BDS affect Aliyah rate.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 3/28/2019, 4:29 PM

Dutch BDS supporter triggers Israeli wine shopping craze.

In Bilaam-like turn of events, a call to boycott an Israeli wine leads to huge sales.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/27/2019, 8:44 AM

Victim politics, the game of loser takes all

Without a villain you can’t have a victim, and they are demarcated by two factors: (1) Colour of skin and (2) Gender. Jews can not be victims. Steve Apfel, 3/22/2019, 8:09 AM

California college president vetoes Israel boycott

Students and faculty at Pitzer College vote to suspend partnership with University of Haifa, but college president vetoes the move.Elad Benari, 3/17/2019, 5:41 AM

Germany cancels terrorist's appearance

German authorities cancel terrorist, BDS activist, Rasmea Odeh's appearance and visa, remove her from country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2019, 7:38 PM

Convicted terrorist to lead BDS conference

Minister Gilad Erdan demands action against organization hosting Rasmeah Odeh, who carried out an attack in Jerusalem and murdered two Jews.Nitsan Keidar, 3/15/2019, 5:35 AM

Pennsylvania college approves pro-BDS motion

Student government at Swarthmore College approves resolution calling on the school to divest from companies that do business with Israel.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2019, 6:43 AM

Conference in support of BDS to be held in Ramallah

Palestinian national conference to promote BDS to convene in Ramallah on March 16.Dalit Halevi, 3/12/2019, 5:39 AM

Columbia U won't hold BDS referendum

Columbia University college votes down resolution to gauge student support for Israel boycott.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/11/2019, 7:21 PM

Dutch party walks back support of BDS

Dutch Green Party says it does not support efforts to boycott Israel following protests over its endorsement of BDS.Elad Benari, 3/11/2019, 2:13 AM

Watch: Bennett leaves BDS activist in the dust

'The Palestinians have spent the past 71 years victimizing themselves. What have you brought to the world besides suicide terrorists?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2019, 2:29 PM

U of Toronto students make BDS committee permanent

University of Toronto Graduate Students’ Union approves a motion to make its Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Committee permanent.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/7/2019, 8:24 PM

'Why are we still afraid?'

The BDS movement might be noisy, but has done very little harm over the past decade, as Israel continues to expand.The Land Of Israel Network, 3/6/2019, 12:20 PM

UN 'anti-Settlement' blacklist postponed

UN Human Rights Council will not publish blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria this month.Gary Willig, 3/5/2019, 4:13 PM

Israel urges world leaders to end funding of terror-linked orgs

Following release of Israeli report documenting ties between pro-BDS groups and terror orgs, Israel calls on world leaders to take action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 11:32 AM

'BDS is a threat to all of society'

Watch: Arutz Sheva speaks to the mayors who brought municipal leaders from around the world to unite against BDS and hate.Yoni Kempinski, 2/28/2019, 5:10 AM

Global mayors unite against anti-Semitism and BDS

New international coalition of mayors formed to combat anti-Semitism, extremism, and BDS.Yoni Kempinski, 2/27/2019, 7:38 PM

Dutch party endorses BDS

Dutch Green Left Party approves boycott of Israel, becoming the first mainstream party in the Netherlands to do so.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2019, 3:31 AM

March for Israel in the capital of Ireland

Over 100 Irish citizens march in Dublin to protest Ireland's proposed BDS legislation. “We are Irish and we buy from Judea and Samaria.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2019, 4:11 PM

Letter to UNC Dean against anti-Semite Sarsour as keynote speaker

It is appalling to see what is happening in the USA: An openly anti-Semitic admirer of terrorists and BDS is asked to be the keynote speaker at the Minority Health Conference, something that once was unheard of. The ZOA calls for intervention. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 2/19/2019, 9:23 PM

BDS fail: Muslim congresswoman used Israeli technology

Despite endorsing BDS, US Democratic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib used Israeli technology to build her website.Elad Benari, 2/18/2019, 5:19 AM

Dutch activist promotes BDS - on Israeli-made mobility scooter

Activist sits in mobility scooter weekly for hours on end, waving Palestinian flags and anti-Israel posters. There's just one problem.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/17/2019, 9:05 AM

NYC Mayor warns anti-Semitic attackers

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks out against anti-Semitism and BDS amid rise in anti-Semitic incidents.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2019, 5:06 AM

Mississippi approves anti-BDS bill

Mississippi House of Representatives passes bill that would prevent the state from doing business with companies that boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/13/2019, 6:19 AM

Spanish filmmaker calls to boycott Israeli-hosted Eurovision

At Spanish award ceremony, winner of best documentary film calls for boycott of 2019 Eurovision, which is set to be hosted by Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/12/2019, 2:37 PM

Palestinian Authority under pressure

'Palestinian National Council' calls on EU to reject Israeli report on close BDS ties to terrorists and terror organizations.Uzi Baruch, 2/11/2019, 3:46 PM

Britain: BDS activists protest Israel hosting of Eurovision

Dozens of BDS activists protest in Manchester against Israel hosting the Eurovision Song Contest this year.Elad Benari, 2/10/2019, 5:33 AM

Watch: Democratic congresswoman ducks questions on BDS support

Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar dodges CNN reporter's question regarding her support for anti-Israel boycott.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2019, 1:39 PM

ANALYSIS: Amnesty International exposed

Amnesty International has been exposed as an anti-Semitic movement which officially endorses the BDS movement against Israel.Yochanan Visser, 2/8/2019, 1:04 PM

Senate approves bill including anti-BDS measures, aid to Israel

Senate approves by 77-23 majority a bill that codifies defense assistance to Israel and provides legal cover to states that target BDS.Elad Benari, 2/6/2019, 1:05 AM

Shurat Hadin informs 22 US states Airbnb policy violates BDS law

Nitsana Darshan-Leitner: 'Israel Law Center will continue to fight Airbnb in every legal arena until they walk back discriminatory policy.'Mordechai Sones, 2/5/2019, 5:21 PM

Protests against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Anti-Israel protesters gather outside of Carnegie Hall during Israel Philharmonic Orchestra's performance, part of week-long US tour.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/4/2019, 7:15 PM

Protest against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in New York

BDS activists protest against Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Consul Dani Dayan: No protest will stop Israeli culture.Nitsan Keidar, 2/4/2019, 6:25 AM

Britain's Chief Rabbi defends Israel's right to host Eurovision

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis warns BDS activists could harm peace by calling to boycott Eurovision in Israel.Elad Benari, 2/4/2019, 1:10 AM

Report: Terrorists active in the BDS movement

New report reveals close ties between terrorist groups and the BDS movement, and how terrorists use BDS as front to meet Western leaders.Yoni Kempinski, 2/3/2019, 3:58 PM

Despite star power, boycotting Israel has little appeal in UK

Just 10% of Brits back BDS agenda against Israel, despite backing of celebrities like Roger Waters and Brian Eno.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/31/2019, 10:37 PM

'Students start at J-Street, end up anti-Israel'

Political Warfare Project Director Dan Diker says J-Street lobby must prove it is pro-Israel and not pro-Palestinian and anti-Israel."Eliran Aharon, 1/31/2019, 6:56 PM

'BDS is like 80 years ago in Germany- You can’t buy from Jews'

Hundreds take part in conferences in Germany organized by the ‘Lev HaOlam’ organization, which fights against the global boycott.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 9:48 AM

Erdan threatens to ban Amnesty over anti-Israel report

Public Security Minister threatens to ban Amnesty International following its report calling for boycott of Jewish heritage sites.Ben Ariel, 1/31/2019, 6:12 AM

The clever cognitive war strategy deployed against Israel

When it comes to Israel, there are no facts and no objectivity, just clever confusion and demonization over and over until the lies become Holy Doctrine.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 1/30/2019, 5:59 PM

British cultural figures call for boycott of Eurovision

Group of British cultural figures sign letter calling on BBC to cancel Eurovision coverage because it is taking place in Israel.Elad Benari, 1/30/2019, 6:47 AM

Florida takes step towards sanctioning Airbnb

Florida to place Airbnb on its scrutinized companies list in wake of its decision to boycott properties in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 1/30/2019, 4:18 AM

Knesset speaker slams pro-BDS bill in letter to Irish parliament

'This is a blatant effort to meddle in Israel’s domestic policy, and one that we cannot overlook.'Uzi Baruch, 1/29/2019, 2:17 PM

Senate advances aid to Israel, anti-BDS legislation

US Senate advances bill that codifies assistance for Israel and protects states that ban BDS and which was blocked by Democrats earlier.Elad Benari, 1/29/2019, 3:13 AM

Israel cancels Knesset delegation to Ireland

As Ireland advances anti-Israel boycott bill, Knesset cancels planned delegation trip to Ireland, as diplomatic row deepens.David Rosenberg, 1/28/2019, 11:36 AM

''The days of boycotting Israel are over'

Economy Minister Eli Cohen says Israel is in a far better position to handle boycotts than it was in decades past in response to Irish bill.Benny Toker, 1/27/2019, 6:34 PM

Angela Davis will get award after all

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, after rescinding award to Davis allegedly due to Jewish complaints over her BDS support, reverses course.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/27/2019, 8:06 AM

The line from the Holocaust to Ireland's BDS vote starts in Rome

Ireland is 87% Catholic: The Vatican could have prevented the pro-BDS vote in Ireland the same way it might have prevented the Holocaust. Ezequiel Doiny, 1/27/2019, 7:59 AM