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Airbnb removes dozens of accounts of neo-Nazis

Airbnb removes dozens of accounts of neo-Nazis

Airbnb removes over 60 accounts belonging to identified neo-Nazis. 'No place' for those sympathetic to violent extremism, company says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/12/2019 19:46
Florida drops Airbnb from blacklist after settlements ban nixed

Florida drops Airbnb from blacklist after settlements ban nixed

Governor Ron DeSantis announces removal of Airbnb from Florida state blacklist of companies boycotting Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/06/2019 14:42
After anti-settlement plan nixed, BDS calls to boycott Airbnb

After anti-settlement plan nixed, BDS calls to boycott Airbnb

Anti-Israel activists look to boycott Airbnb after company reverses plans to blacklist settlement lodgings.David Rosenberg, 15/05/2019 11:33
There is such a thing as Jewish justice

There is such a thing as Jewish justice

Thank you to Shurat HaDin And Nitsana Darshan-Leitner. Ronn Torossian, 12/04/2019 15:30
'Glad Airbnb has seen the error of its ways'

'Glad Airbnb has seen the error of its ways'

National Council of Young Israel praises Airbnb's cancellation of policy against Judea and Samaria, thanking Florida governor for efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 13:41
Airbnb: We've always opposed BDS

Airbnb: We've always opposed BDS

Lodging website stresses it opposes BDS after settling lawsuit over Judea and Samaria listings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 03:45
Airbnb will cancel its ban on Israeli settlement listings

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, 09/04/2019 23:59
Texas boycotts Airbnb

Texas boycotts Airbnb

State of Texas includes Airbnb on list of sanctioned companies over its delisting of Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria.Tal Polon, 03/03/2019 10:02
Florida takes step towards sanctioning Airbnb

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, 30/01/2019 04:18
Airbnb discriminates against Jews, US lawsuit claims

Airbnb discriminates against Jews, US lawsuit claims

5 American Jews file lawsuit in San Francisco court against Airbnb, charging company with anti-Jewish discrimination.Marcy Oster, JTA, 27/01/2019 20:59
Tel Aviv to hike taxes for short-term rent providers like Airbnb

Tel Aviv to hike taxes for short-term rent providers like Airbnb

City announces plans to raise taxes for short-term accommodation provided by services like Airbnb to match increase in long-term rentals.AFP, 22/01/2019 10:10
Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Online rental company's newest delistings called a 'fig leaf' to stave off accusations of anti-Semitism in face of boycott against Jews.Gary Willig, 21/01/2019 22:28
Israeli Ambassador thanks Florida Governor

Israeli Ambassador thanks Florida Governor

Ambassador Ron Dermer says it's time to "boycott the boycotters" after Florida Governor Ron DeSantis threatens Airbnb with sanctions.Elad Benari, 18/01/2019 03:04
Florida Gov. threatens Airbnb with sanctions over Israel policy

Florida Gov. threatens Airbnb with sanctions over Israel policy

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says Airbnb could face sanctions over its decision not to list properties in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 16/01/2019 03:38
Barkat in US: Sanction companies that boycott Judea and Samaria

Barkat in US: Sanction companies that boycott Judea and Samaria

Former Jerusalem mayor meets at White House with President Trump's special envoy to Middle East Jason Greenblatt.Uzi Baruch, 23/12/2018 10:37
Samaria Council head meets with Airbnb VP in Samaria

Samaria Council head meets with Airbnb VP in Samaria

Samaria Council head Yossi Dagan hosts Airbnb Vice President Chris Lahnan in Samaria. 'Important step against the boycott.'Mordechai Sones, 18/12/2018 17:59
Is Airbnb backtracking again?

Is Airbnb backtracking again?

Online rental company says merely attempting to determine how to implement policy after meeting with Tourism Minister.Gary Willig, 17/12/2018 21:57
Airbnb backtracks on Yesha boycott

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, 17/12/2018 19:40
Report: Airbnb in discussions with Israeli Tourism Ministry

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, 17/12/2018 19:27
Boycott the boycott : The Jewish response to Airbnb

Boycott the boycott : The Jewish response to Airbnb

Jewish hosts and travelers worldwide now have an ‘Airbnb’ of their own.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2018 14:51
Illinois board rules Airbnb violating state laws

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, 13/12/2018 02:42
'Reject Airbnb, come visit Judea and Samaria'

'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, 06/12/2018 15:00
Keep up the pressure on Airbnb

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, 05/12/2018 21:20
'Airbnb decision is an opportunity to put the law to the test'

'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, 04/12/2018 12:27
Jewish Americans sue Airbnb over Judea and Samaria decision

Jewish Americans sue Airbnb over Judea and Samaria decision

Group of Jewish Americans sue Airbnb in Delaware, say its decision to Judea and Samaria listings amounts to religious discrimination.Elad Benari, 29/11/2018 01:06
"Airbnb boycott will hurt the Palestinians"

"Airbnb boycott will hurt the Palestinians"

Oded Revivi is adamant that by succumbing to BDS pressure and deleting the Jewish rentals, Airbnb is actually pushing peace further away.The Land Of Israel Network, 27/11/2018 22:52
The New Israel Fund encouraged the Airbnb boycott of Israel

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, 25/11/2018 22:17
Likud: Stop anti-Semitism - boycott Airbnb!

Likud: Stop anti-Semitism - boycott Airbnb!

World Likud movement calls for global boycott of online lodging marketplace, Airbnb, after company bans Israeli listings in Judea, Samaria.World Likud, 25/11/2018 22:07
Facebook censoring criticism of Airbnb's anti-Israel ban?

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, 25/11/2018 18:49
Beverly Hills boycotts Airbnb

Beverly Hills boycotts Airbnb

Beverly Hills city council unanimously calls for boycott of Airbnb until the company reconsiders its policy against Israeli 'settlements.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2018 07:47
Debate: Did Airbnb make a racist decision?

Debate: Did Airbnb make a racist decision?

Is Airbnb's decision a bold statement in favor of human rights, or disgraceful double-standard in war to delegitimize Jewish state?i24NEWS, 22/11/2018 14:16
Fighting Airbnb hypocrisy with legal and political campaign

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, 22/11/2018 12:31
Why Airbnb embraces failure

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, 22/11/2018 10:30
Conference of Presidents to Airbnb: End discriminatory practices

Conference of Presidents to Airbnb: End discriminatory practices

Heads of Conference of Presidents urge Airbnb CEO to meet and discuss the company’s decision to boycott Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 22/11/2018 04:05
Will Airbnb regret removing Judea and Samaria listings?

Will Airbnb regret removing Judea and Samaria listings?

Watch: i24NEWS visits a Shilo vacation home and speaks with Israel's tourism minister about how to respond to the recent decision by Airbnb.i24NEWS, 21/11/2018 22:53
Alan Baker: Airbnb made a decision in favor of BDS

Alan Baker: Airbnb made a decision in favor of BDS

A former legal adviser to Israel's foreign ministry thinks that Airbnb's act is part of the boycott campaign to harm Israel economically.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2018 21:41
Airbnb boycott: Racist and anti-Semitic

Airbnb boycott: Racist and anti-Semitic

All people who support decency and peace must stand against Airbnb. Ronn Torossian, 21/11/2018 06:13
Booking.com indicates it won't boycott Judea and Samaria

Booking.com indicates it won't boycott Judea and Samaria

Online travel service indicates it won't follow in the footsteps of Airbnb and withdraw listings in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 21/11/2018 04:09
Beautiful Binyamin vacation spots trump Airbnb discrimination

Beautiful Binyamin vacation spots trump Airbnb discrimination

New Binyamin Council head in original response to international website decision to remove apartments and guest houses in Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 20/11/2018 20:26
Calls to expand lodging boycott of Israeli towns over Green Line

Calls to expand lodging boycott of Israeli towns over Green Line

Human Rights Watch urges Booking.com to join ban on Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria - ignores discrimination against Israeli travelers.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 20/11/2018 13:40
PA welcomes Airbnb boycott of Judea and Samaria

PA welcomes Airbnb boycott of Judea and Samaria

PA chief negotiator Saeb Erekat welcomes online rental website's decision to stop listing homes in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 20/11/2018 06:08
Airbnb to remove Judea and Samaria listings

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, 19/11/2018 18:15
Airbnb removes Chicago listing that would not tolerate ‘zionism’

Airbnb removes Chicago listing that would not tolerate ‘zionism’

Airbnb removes listing claiming it ‘strives to be safe’ but lists ‘zionism’ as forbidden while not banning anti-Semitism.JTA, 30/07/2018 20:00
French Airbnb host religion-shames Jewish woman

French Airbnb host religion-shames Jewish woman

Canadian Jewish woman look for lodging is mocked by host of Paris Airbnb destination: 'It is a shame Judaism makes you completely silly'.David Rosenberg, 31/05/2018 19:36
BDS crashes Ashton Kutcher's Airbnb event

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, 20/11/2016 15:50
BDS targets Airbnb

BDS targets Airbnb

Small groups of anti-Israel activists plan rallies in France, UK and US to protest company hosting Jewish properties in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2016 18:18
Anti-Semitic AirBnB host rejects Israeli couple

Anti-Semitic AirBnB host rejects Israeli couple

London host sparks outrage after turning down Israeli couple for being 'aggressive settlers occupying lands, destroying houses.'Matt Wanderman, 14/02/2016 18:32
Palestinians slam Airbnb listings in Judea-Samaria

Palestinians slam Airbnb listings in Judea-Samaria

Foreign Min. says Palestinians should 'stop whining and blaming Israel' after latest outrage over Jewish properties listed on Airbnb site.Cynthia Blank, 20/01/2016 20:42