News and updates about BDS

Canadian Jewish org slams politicians for posing with BDS activist

Two Ontario politicians slammed for posing with BDS activist and his antisemitic banner.

Canadian org slams politicians for posing with BDS activistplayer

"Ben and Jerry’s of Palestine"

Exclusively sold to PA Arabs, the new flavors are not available from the River to the Sea as Israel has frozen any plans to expand. Op-ed.

"Ben and Jerry’s of Palestine"

Jewish leaders slam pro-BDS Dem candidate for posing with challah

Only days after NY Assemblywoman Yuh-Line Niou endorses BDS, Congressional candidate poses with challah in home of Jewish couple.

Jewish leaders slam pro-BDS Dem candidate posing with challah

BDS activists threaten Thornhill Jewish shop owner

Two days after anti-Israel BDS protesters harass shoppers preparing for Shabbat at Jewish plaza, shopkeeper receives death threats.

BDS activists threaten Thornhill Jewish shop owner

Israeli leaders welcome return of Ben & Jerry's

Ben & Jery's announcement that it will continue to sell to all parts of Israel has met with applause from Israel's government.

Israeli leaders welcome return of Ben & Jerry's

Dagan: Justice, truth defeated BDS and antisemitism

Samaria Council chairman reacts to Unilever announcement Ben & Jerry's ice cream will not boycott Judea and Samaria.

'Justice, truth defeated BDS and antisemitism'

Unilever announces Ben & Jerry's ice cream to remain in Judea & Samaria

Unilever announces Ben & Jerry's ice cream to continue to be sold in Judea and Samaria in blow to BDS movement,

Unilever announces Ben & Jerry's ice cream to remain in Yesha

Hitlers at heart

"Nations and political establishments warped by Israel-hatred tend to make one dumb decision after another." So it is with Navi Pillay.Op-ed

Hitlers at heart

BDS movement disavows Boston chapter's mapping project

Global BDS movement says it has no connection to website mapping Boston-area Jewish groups as federal investigation looms.

BDS movement disavows Boston chapter's mapping project

Shareholder sues Unilever over Ben & Jerry's Judea and Samaria boycott

US shareholder says Unilever mishandled the decision by Ben & Jerry's to stop selling ice cream in Judea and Samaria.

Shareholder sues Unilever over Ben & Jerry's boycott

MK Rothman: Govt. must respond to Ben & Jerry's anti-Israel videos to employees

MK Simcha Rothman demands govt. act under BDS law against Unilever over Nen & Jerry's forcing employees to watch anti-Israel videos.

'Govt. must respond to Ben & Jerry's anti-Israel videos'

S. African Jewish newspaper penalized for criticizing BDS cartoon

South African Jewish publication kicked out of main press body for refusing to apologize for labelling BDS cartoon antisemitic.

S. African Jewish newspaper penalized for criticizing BDS cartoon

The campus wars against the Jews

With an entire globe from which to choose, they pinpoint the Jews — only the Jews. The one country in the world with a Jewish majority.Op-ed

The campus wars against the Jews

Financial firm Morningstar admits to errors on Israel in bid to quell boycott controversy

Pro-Israel activists claim victory against BDS as financial company vows to avoid inadvertently steering investors away from Israel.

Hoping to end BDS row, financial firm admits to errors on Israel

Hitlers at heart

Anti-Israel or anti-Semite? Can you tell the difference? Opinion.

Hitlers at heart

General Mills divests Israeli dough operation

Boycott advocates claim victory as General Mills divests its Israeli dough operation.

General Mills divests Israeli dough operation

Rewarding Jew Hatred at CUNY Law

The anti-Semitic crybully becomes the whining 'victim'. And this is a law school. Opinion.

Rewarding Jew Hatred at CUNY Law

UK Home Secretary speaks of her 'deeply personal relationship' with Israel

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel describes "unflinching and unequivocal" support for Israel and slams BDS as "racist" during speech.

Priti Patel speaks of 'deeply personal relationship' with Israel

UK to bar local councils from bringing in BDS policies

British government set to introduce legislation that will stop local councils and public bodies from bringing in BDS policies.

UK to bar local councils from bringing in BDS policies

Harvard faculty, alums denounce student newspaper for backing BDS

Larry Summers and Alan Dershowitz join over 100 Harvard faculty and alumni in denouncing student paper’s Israel boycott endorsement.

Harvard faculty, alums blast student newspaper for backing BDS

I am a Harvard Crimson Editor and I stand with Israel

Integral as The Crimson has been to me, I am first and foremost a Jew; I am a Zionist, and I stand with Israel. Op-ed.

I am a Harvard Crimson Editor and I stand with Israel

University of Melbourne rejects student union BDS motion

University of Melbourne distances itself from BDS motion described as “extreme” and “blatantly antisemitic."

University of Melbourne rejects student union BDS motion

Melbourne University student union slammed for passing 'extreme' BDS resolution

Australian university student gov sparks outrage after passing BDS resolution that groups say "incites hate and is blatantly antisemitic."

Melbourne U student union passes 'extreme' BDS resolution

UK National Education Union denounced for voting to boycott Israel

National teachers union sparks outrage after voting to adopt BDS and praising anti-Israel Amnesty International report at annual conference.

UK National Education Union denounced for Israel boycott

An Open Letter to the Editorial Board of the Harvard Crimson

Your commitment to and promotion of the toxic BDS campaign reveals your bigotry and anti-Semitism to the world. Opinion.

An Open Letter to the Editorial Board of the Harvard Crimson

In first, Harvard's Crimson endorses BDS movement

Harvard Crimson endorses BDS movement, while rejecting antisemitism, in potent symbol of campus sentiment about Israel.

In first, Harvard's Crimson endorses BDS movement

Marquette University passes BDS resolution on eve of Yom HaShoah

Israel boycott resolution written by campus anti-Israel group who are also pushing to ban US-based Sabra hummus from campus.

Marquette University passes BDS resolution on eve of Yom HaShoah

Alan Dershowitz among 18 jurists defending Texas anti-BDS law

Dershowitz, Epstein, and 16 other leading constitutional and business law professors team up to defend Texas anti-BDS law.

Alan Dershowitz among 18 jurists defending Texas anti-BDS law

Legal watchdog slams federal court ruling on Texas anti-BDS law

A U.S. federal court’s ruling against the Texas anti-BDS law "has no basis in law" and is being appealed by two advocacy organizations.

Legal watchdog slams federal court ruling on Texas anti-BDS law

Princeton University pro-BDS referendum appears to have failed

Results seem to indicate the referendum did not receive the needed majority to pass but student leaders have made contradictory statements.

Princeton University pro-BDS referendum appears to have failed

Ohio State student president kills Israel divestment resolution

Student body president at Ohio State University shoots down anti-Israel, pro-BDS resolution after local Jewish groups mobilize against it.

Ohio State student president kills Israel divestment resolution

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign blocks student BDS bill

Student government bill endorsing a pro-BDS referendum was blocked by university administration as well as a student judiciary panel.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign blocks student BDS bill

Nobel Prize winner tries to make the case for BDS - and fails spectacularly

George P. Smith, Nobel Prize chemistry winner, regurgitates ahistorical narratives and indictments of Israel like an undergraduate. Op-ed.

Nobel Prize winner tries to make the case for BDS - and fails

Group calls on universities to leave Middle East Studies Association over BDS support

Coalition supporting academic freedom urges universities to withdraw their membership with the Middle East Studies Association.

Group slams Middle East Studies Association for BDS support

Iowa governor signs anti-BDS and antisemitism bills into law

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds signs bills during meeting with Israeli Consul General to the Midwest Yinam Cohen.

Iowa governor signs anti-BDS and antisemitism bills into law

Tennessee passes anti-BDS law

In victory for Samaria leader, Tennessee passes anti-BDS law. 'We're changing Tennessee's law to strengthen the relationship with Israel.'

Tennessee passes anti-BDS law

Who is behind $1 million State Dep grant to deligitimize Israel?

Watchdog org files request to find out who is behind $1 million State Dep program to deligitimize Israel and further aims of BDS movement.

Who is behind $1 million State Dep grant to deligitimize Israel?

Tufts student campaign urges peers not to join pro-Israel groups — even liberal ones

New campaign at Tufts University asks students to pledge not to join pro-Israel groups and to boycott Israeli snacks.

Tufts student campaign urges peers not to join pro-Israel groups

Environmental group restores cancelled Israel trip

Sierra Club reverses decision made under pressure by anti-Israel groups to cancel trip to Israel following outcry from Jewish groups.

Environmental group restores cancelled Israel trip

'BDS Tourists' return to Israel, confronted by watchdog group

After a long hiatus due to COVID-19, World Council of Churches' pro-BDS "ecumenical accompaniers" return to Israel.

'BDS Tourists' return to Israel, confronted by watchdog group