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Spanish courts strike 2 municipalities’ support for Israel boycotts

Spanish courts strike 2 municipalities’ support for Israel boycotts

Courts in Spain's third-largest city say BDS resolutions are 'incitement to hatred or discrimination.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/06/2020 21:18
Call to boycott Israeli cheese backfires

Call to boycott Israeli cheese backfires

Anti-Israel professor calls to boycott Trader Joe's for selling Israeli cheese. Instead, customers flock to the store, emptying the shelves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2019 13:20
Watch: Democratic congresswoman ducks questions on BDS support

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, 08/02/2019 13:39
ANALYSIS: Amnesty International exposed

ANALYSIS: Amnesty International exposed

Amnesty International has been exposed as an anti-Semitic movement which officially endorses the BDS movement against Israel.Yochanan Visser, 08/02/2019 13:04
Erdan taking anti-BDS battle to Europe

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, 22/11/2018 19:16
NY Democrats claim actress is pro-BDS, soft on anti-Semitism

NY Democrats claim actress is pro-BDS, soft on anti-Semitism

Mailer put out in name of NY Democratic Committee claims actress Cynthia Nixon, who is challenging Governor Cuomo in primary, is pro-BDS.JTA, 09/09/2018 16:56
US band joins Lana Del Rey in backing out of Israeli festival

US band joins Lana Del Rey in backing out of Israeli festival

American indie band 'Of Montreal' joins Lana Del Rey, other acts in pulling out of music festival in Israel following BDS pressure.JTA, 06/09/2018 15:46
2 Spanish cities reverse BDS motions following legal action

2 Spanish cities reverse BDS motions following legal action

Spanish cities cancel pro-BDS motions declaring as Spanish courts strike down dozens of similar measures around the country.JTA, 28/08/2018 14:32
BDS motion defeated at University of Ottawa

BDS motion defeated at University of Ottawa

Students at Canadian university vote down anti-Israel measure pushed by BDS activists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2018 11:29
Arab regimes are terrified by Israel's freedoms

Arab regimes are terrified by Israel's freedoms

The great taboo for the Arab and Muslim world is still that of cultural exchanges with the hated "Zionists". Giulio Meotti, 24/01/2018 22:44
'There's no doubt that BDS influenced Eurovision outcome'

'There's no doubt that BDS influenced Eurovision outcome'

Director of Israeli entry at annual European song competition notes role of BDS pressure, after Israel places only 23rd out of 26.Tal Polon, 14/05/2017 11:13
BDS failing to prevent American-Israeli academic cooperation

BDS failing to prevent American-Israeli academic cooperation

According to a study released by Israel on Campus Coalition, (ICC), academic cooperation between Israel and America has markedly increased.Yoel Domb, 13/12/2016 18:45
UK professors refuse “Israeli money” but merrily take Arab funds 

UK professors refuse “Israeli money” but merrily take Arab funds 

A little background checking reveals the reason Catherine Hall refused an Israeli prize. Women's rights have nothing to do with it. Giulio Meotti, 06/06/2016 16:42
French BDS activists convicted of Holocaust denial

French BDS activists convicted of Holocaust denial

The accused claim they ‘accidentally’ posted an image comparing the Israeli army to Nazi Germany.Shoshana Miskin, 10/04/2016 18:46
Chinese conglomerate buys Ahava shares

Chinese conglomerate buys Ahava shares

Dead Sea cosmetics maker Ahava to sell 15% stake to China's Fosun, amid BDS concerns.Shoshana Miskin, 07/04/2016 20:45
BDS destroy signs for Israeli display in Paris

BDS destroy signs for Israeli display in Paris

Anti-Israel activists destroy advertisements for ‘Open a Door to Israel’ exhibit, currently on display at the Louvre museum.Shoshana Miskin, 03/04/2016 16:50
Indiana overwhelmingly approves anti-BDS bill

Indiana overwhelmingly approves anti-BDS bill

State Senate passes near-unanimous measures prohibiting state dealings with anti-Israel boycotts.Shoshana Miskin, 03/03/2016 22:17
The Plight of the Refugees' Trek to Freedom

The Plight of the Refugees' Trek to Freedom

Although they are dangerous, perhaps Europe can let them in anyway.Prof. Steven Plaut, 17/09/2015 11:12
Sodastream CEO Slams BDS For Harming Palestinians

Sodastream CEO Slams BDS For Harming Palestinians

CEO Daniel Birnbaum lashes out after moving company's factory to the Negev. 'It's politics, it's hate... it's all the bad stuff.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2015 16:16
Fanta Erases Israel From Map

Fanta Erases Israel From Map

Want a Fanta? Not in Israel: for the second time, Fanta website spotted listing 'Palestinian territories' - but not Israel.Tova Dvorin, 01/09/2015 17:53
BDS in the Boardroom? Call This Number

BDS in the Boardroom? Call This Number

Revolutionary hotline to work with government ministries, trade experts to ensure businesses do not get bullied for being Israeli.Tova Dvorin, 12/08/2015 16:16
Anti-BDS Conference Draws 50 Jewish Groups

Anti-BDS Conference Draws 50 Jewish Groups

Conference organized by billionaires Sheldon Adelson and Haim Saban to launch in Las Vegas this week.Uzi Baruch, 06/06/2015 21:20
Illinois Passes Anti-BDS Bill

Illinois Passes Anti-BDS Bill

Bill requires State of Illinois to divest from all companies that boycott Israel.Tova Dvorin, 19/05/2015 15:07
BDS Ads Pulled from Copenhagen Buses

BDS Ads Pulled from Copenhagen Buses

Ads claiming boycotting 'settlements' was with 'a clear conscience' pulled for being too offensive; Palestinian groups balk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2015 21:47
Princeton Votes Against BDS

Princeton Votes Against BDS

Prestigious Ivy League university's decision surfaces amid controversy over BDS, anti-Semitism within student organizations on US campuses.Tova Dvorin, 26/04/2015 07:56
Wake up! Israel has been Abandoned

Wake up! Israel has been Abandoned

Welcome to post-Auschwitz Europe. Giulio Meotti, 12/04/2015 13:41
Virginia State Bar Boycotts Israel

Virginia State Bar Boycotts Israel

Odd announcement to cancel Jerusalem conference surfaced on anti-Israel social media pages before being sent to lawyers.Tova Dvorin, 29/03/2015 13:29
LA Conference Confronts BDS Financing and Tactics

LA Conference Confronts BDS Financing and Tactics

Hundreds of individuals to challenge the BDS movement's distortion of history and facts, their guerrilla tactics, and their radicalism.Edwin Black, 15/03/2015 08:57
BDS Motion Shot Down in Local British Council

BDS Motion Shot Down in Local British Council

Blanket ban on Israeli products dropped from central England municipal council agenda after Jewish leaders, politicians protest.Tova Dvorin, 28/11/2014 13:29
Legal Battle Against NGOs 'Like a Street Fight'

Legal Battle Against NGOs 'Like a Street Fight'

Legal experts weigh in on Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions - and why taking anti-Israel NGOs to court is critical for Israel's image.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 07/11/2014 08:01
BDS Protests Palestinian-Israeli Film Festival

BDS Protests Palestinian-Israeli Film Festival

Why can't we just all get along? BDS group cries 'occupation' over festival celebrating good relationship between Israelis, Palestinians.Tova Dvorin, 02/11/2014 10:16
BDS Protestors Block Israeli Ship from CA Port

BDS Protestors Block Israeli Ship from CA Port

'Stop the ZIM' campaign claims Israeli shipping company 'funds the occupation' - even though it works with companies in Gaza, PA.Tova Dvorin, 28/09/2014 08:44
Hamas Aims for Israeli Natural Gas Field

Hamas Aims for Israeli Natural Gas Field

IDF denies claims rockets hit gas field 30 km from Gaza, as Hamas takes aim again at Israel's economic stability.Tova Dvorin, 20/08/2014 18:35
Florida Atlantic University Rejects BDS Motion

Florida Atlantic University Rejects BDS Motion

FAU student government tables academic boycott against Israel; pro-Israel groups hail victory in 'taking a stand against hate.'Tova Dvorin, 03/08/2014 08:53
Israel Joins Key EU Research Program

Israel Joins Key EU Research Program

Israel will have the same access to the Horizon 2020 program as EU member states.AFP, 08/06/2014 20:20
BDS Falls Flat in Modern Language Association Vote

BDS Falls Flat in Modern Language Association Vote

Major US academic association rejects anti-Israel resolution in landmark vote.Tova Dvorin, 06/06/2014 09:29
Roger Waters Calls Out Rolling Stones Over Concert

Roger Waters Calls Out Rolling Stones Over Concert

'Playing Israel now is like playing in Sun City at the height of South African apartheid,' he claims, calls Israel 'racist.'Tova Dvorin and Elad Benari, 02/05/2014 15:00
Pro-BDS Groups to Take Part in Israel Day Parade?

Pro-BDS Groups to Take Part in Israel Day Parade?

Leftist pro-boycott groups set to participate in New York's biggest show of support for the Jewish state - activists seeks to stop them.Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2014 18:06
Anti-Israel Boycotts Are Not Against 'Apartheid'

Anti-Israel Boycotts Are Not Against 'Apartheid'

The liberal left is not truly angered by alleged human rights deprivations, but by the existence of a sovereign Jewish nation. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 11/03/2014 12:44
Livnat on Boycotts: Time to Return Fire

Livnat on Boycotts: Time to Return Fire

Minister Livnat on fighting fire with fire when it comes to anti-Israel boycotts, and what PA refusal to recognize Israel means for peace.Maayana Miskin, 02/03/2014 12:41
Experts Reveal Empty Boycott Threats

Experts Reveal Empty Boycott Threats

Business and diplomatic leaders tell Reuters international boycott mere pressure tool, investment actually growing despite tough talk.Ari Yashar, 24/02/2014 08:18
Expert: Combat BDS 'With Emotions and Values'

Expert: Combat BDS 'With Emotions and Values'

Panel at Conference of Presidents on BDS examines boycotts from every angle.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin , 18/02/2014 00:16
Israeli Apartheid Week Coming To Theaters Near You

Israeli Apartheid Week Coming To Theaters Near You

Leading up to 'Israel Apartheid Week 2014,' a new trailer has been released to promote the international Israel-bashing events.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 14/02/2014 14:08
'Boycotting Israel Only Hurts Palestinian Arabs'

'Boycotting Israel Only Hurts Palestinian Arabs'

Res. Colonel and former MK Moshe Peled notes hypocrisy, ineffectiveness of boycott threats against Israel in Arutz Sheva interview.Tova Dvorin, 04/02/2014 09:03
'Kerry Never Meant to Threaten Israel'

'Kerry Never Meant to Threaten Israel'

US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki denies Kerry threatened Israel with boycotts.Tova Dvorin, 02/02/2014 14:28
Netanyahu: Kerry's Threats 'Immoral and Unjust'

Netanyahu: Kerry's Threats 'Immoral and Unjust'

Prime Minister slams renewed US threats to boycott Israel, declares that he will not concede over Israel's security interests.Tova Dvorin, 02/02/2014 12:08
BDS Fail:Scarlett Johansson New Face of Sodastream

BDS Fail:Scarlett Johansson New Face of Sodastream

Actress bucks the trend to boycott Israel by becoming the face of Sodastream's upcoming SuperBowl ad campaign.Tova Dvorin, 14/01/2014 16:39
Dutch Ambassador Summoned Over Divestiture

Dutch Ambassador Summoned Over Divestiture

Foreign Ministry summons Caspar Veldkamp, demanding clear opposition by Holland's government to recent divestment move.Ari Yashar, 10/01/2014 11:05
Dutch Firm Divests from Israel Over 'Settlements'

Dutch Firm Divests from Israel Over 'Settlements'

Dutch asset manager PGGM declares 'settlements' an 'obstacle for peace,' pulls out of 5 Israeli banks.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2014 15:58
Report: Kerry is Behind European Boycotts

Report: Kerry is Behind European Boycotts

Govt. sources reveal that Kerry is responsible for EU boycott threats, keeps them in check during talks, ready to escalate if talks fail.Ari Yashar, 07/01/2014 18:54
MKs: Israel Cannot Ignore ASA Boycott

MKs: Israel Cannot Ignore ASA Boycott

MKs: Israel must take threats of academic boycott seriously – or it will get worse.Maayana Miskin, 24/12/2013 17:13
Former Israeli Ambassador to Congress: Ban BDS

Former Israeli Ambassador to Congress: Ban BDS

Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the US, calls on Congress to outlaw academic boycotts against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 22/12/2013 09:10
Backlash Continues Against ASA Academic Boycott

Backlash Continues Against ASA Academic Boycott

Major Jewish groups strongly condemn the boycott against Israel by the American Studies Association, warn of possible precedent.Tova Dvorin , 17/12/2013 01:45
The World Social Forum is an Enabler of Anti-Israelism

The World Social Forum is an Enabler of Anti-Israelism

Shocking interview with Shimon Samuels of the Wiesenthal Cener: "Even if boycotts are reversed by ‘Zionist pressure,’ their real goal is the publicity engendered." Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 13/08/2013 13:43
Embarrassment as Anti-Israel Claims Debunked

Embarrassment as Anti-Israel Claims Debunked

"BDS" campaigners widely trumpeted their latest "success" - only for it to be revealed as false.Ari Soffer, 06/08/2013 10:44
Intellectual Honesty and Professor Stephen Hawking

Intellectual Honesty and Professor Stephen Hawking

Do not come here, do not speak here. In fact, if you want to be intellectually honest, don't speak at all, because the Israeli-made chip that allows you to communicate, is breaking the boyott. Paula R. Stern, 13/05/2013 10:18
Hawking's Boycott Story "Fake", Cambridge Claimed

Hawking's Boycott Story "Fake", Cambridge Claimed

Cambridge University said physicist cancelled his trip for health reasons. It later admitted that it was a boycott.Gil Ronen, 08/05/2013 16:55