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Oded Ravivi clashes with B'Tselem, Adalah representatives: Painting reality far from truth

Oded Ravivi clashes with B'Tselem, Adalah representatives: Painting reality far from truth

Efrat Council head at Haaretz conference despite calls for its boycott: 'I'm unwilling to be boycotted, unwilling to boycott others.'Yonatan Gottleib, 01/03/2021 15:06
The EU makes double standards a policy when it comes to boycotts

The EU makes double standards a policy when it comes to boycotts

The EU calls to boycott Israel but signs major deals with China despite its occupation of Tibet. Trump acted, will Biden repeal? Opinion.Ezequiel Doiny , 04/01/2021 08:00
Goya CEO on naming AOC 'Employee of the Year’ after failed boycott

Goya CEO on naming AOC 'Employee of the Year’ after failed boycott

Goya CEO Robert Unanue discusses how 'blue state' governors are decimating small businesses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2020 22:29
GOYA foods to name AOC Employee of the Month for boosting sales?

GOYA foods to name AOC Employee of the Month for boosting sales?

Will GOYA Foods CEO suggest naming Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Employee of the Month after her boycott calls resulted in sales spike?Mordechai Sones, 08/12/2020 17:09
United Arab Emirates repeals law imposing Israel boycott

United Arab Emirates repeals law imposing Israel boycott

In step towards normalization, UAE abolishes federal law imposing Israel boycott.AFP, 29/08/2020 20:16
Tahini manufacturer under fire from Arabs for donating to Israeli LGBT organization

Tahini manufacturer under fire from Arabs for donating to Israeli LGBT organization

Arab Israeli tahini company that donated money to LGBT rights group faces boycott.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/07/2020 22:04
Can the advertisers' boycott of Facebook be successful?

Can the advertisers' boycott of Facebook be successful?

Growing ad boycotts are pressuring Facebook to censor content some groups say constitutes 'hate speech' or misinformation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2020 01:10
List of companies joining boycott of Facebook ads continues to grow

List of companies joining boycott of Facebook ads continues to grow

Starbucks, Hershey and Coca-Cola join Facebook ad boycott after social network announces some reforms.Ben Sales, JTA, 30/06/2020 08:10
UK Labour lawmaker calls for boycott of 'settlement products'

UK Labour lawmaker calls for boycott of 'settlement products'

Lawmaker for Britain’s Labour party says UK should boycott products from Judea and Samaria if Israel goes ahead with sovereignty plan.Elad Benari, 29/06/2020 05:05
Dua Lipa's anti-Israel 'fake Jews' rant sparks calls for boycott

Dua Lipa's anti-Israel 'fake Jews' rant sparks calls for boycott

UK-born pop star comes under fire after accusing Israel, IDF of brutality against Arabs and demanding establishment of Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2020 15:00
UK confirms it will ban local councils from boycotting Israel

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, 20/12/2019 06:07
New Arab group says it’s time to stop boycotting Israel

New Arab group says it’s time to stop boycotting Israel

'Arabs are the boycott's first and only victims,' Egyptian-British lawyer says.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 23/11/2019 17:43
EU: Court ruling is not an endorsement of anti-Israel boycott

EU: Court ruling is not an endorsement of anti-Israel boycott

EU official responds to debate regarding labeling of products and says that the European Commission doesn't support boycott of IsraeliArutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 13:31
PA welcomes Oslo ban of 'settlement' products

PA welcomes Oslo ban of 'settlement' products

Fatah says it views the boycott of "settlement" goods as legitimate means to discourage Israel.Elad Benari, 31/10/2019 06:36
UN's PA 'expert': Ban 'settlement' products

UN's PA 'expert': Ban 'settlement' products

Canadian law professor Michael Lynk calls for international ban on all products made in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 24/10/2019 03:10
British trade leaders endorse boycott of Israel

British trade leaders endorse boycott of Israel

Leaders of British trade unions pass a motion endorsing BDS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 14/09/2019 00:18
Arab MK calls for boycott of Israel

Arab MK calls for boycott of Israel

MK Yousef Jabareen attends anti-Israel event in London, calls for boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, 08/07/2019 03:00
British Middle Eastern Studies Society approves Israel boycott

British Middle Eastern Studies Society approves Israel boycott

British Society for Middle Eastern Studies passes resolution calling for an academic boycott of Israeli institutions.Ben Ariel and JTA, 27/06/2019 06:39
'Hebrew University is a political incubator for anti-Zionists'

'Hebrew University is a political incubator for anti-Zionists'

Hebrew University professor calls to boycott Israel-hosted international physics competition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2019 11:59
'Boycotting a country is a blanket indictment of its citizens'

'Boycotting a country is a blanket indictment of its citizens'

Pitzer College president comes to Haifa U to reiterate his opposition to Israel boycott.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/05/2019 21:02
PA soccer chief urges Spanish team not to play in Jerusalem

PA soccer chief urges Spanish team not to play in Jerusalem

Jibril Rajoub pressuring Atlético Madrid to cancel game in Jerusalem as he is being treated at an Israeli hospital.Elad Benari, 10/05/2019 04:02
NYU department votes for boycott of school campus in Israel

NYU department votes for boycott of school campus in Israel

New York University’s Department of Social and Cultural Analysis votes to boycott NYU’s satellite campus in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 04/05/2019 01:43
British celebrities reject boycott of Eurovision

British celebrities reject boycott of Eurovision

British celebrities sign letter speaking out against a proposed boycott of this year’s Eurovision song contest which will be held in Israel.Elad Benari, 01/05/2019 06:39
Texas divests $72 million from company boycotting Israel

Texas divests $72 million from company boycotting Israel

State agencies in Texas begin divesting $72 million in stocks in company which boycotts Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 17/04/2019 09:10
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
Pro-Israel Dutch party sends election winners Israeli wine

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, 28/03/2019 20:25
California college president vetoes Israel boycott

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, 17/03/2019 05:41
British cultural figures call for boycott of Eurovision

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, 30/01/2019 06:47
Israel cancels Knesset delegation to Ireland

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, 28/01/2019 11:36
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
Irish Ambassador summoned for reprimand

Irish Ambassador summoned for reprimand

Irish Ambassador to be reprimanded after Irish parliament advances boycott of products from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 24/01/2019 23:34
Report: European Union still funding anti-Israel boycott

Report: European Union still funding anti-Israel boycott

Despite claims EU is opposed to anti-Israel boycotts, Israel reveals that EU is still funding groups promoting BDS agenda against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2019 09:19
BDS fail: Pink Floyd tribute band to perform in Israel after all

BDS fail: Pink Floyd tribute band to perform in Israel after all

UK Pink Floyd Experience says it will perform in Israel after announcing shows were cancelled following pressure by Roger Waters.Elad Benari, 19/12/2018 06:37
Erdan blasts Irish Senate's advancement of 'settlement' boycott

Erdan blasts Irish Senate's advancement of 'settlement' boycott

Strategic Affairs Minister says Irish Senate's decision is "disgraceful" and "tainted by anti-Semitism".Elad Benari, 29/11/2018 00:04
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
Quakers UK launches anti-Israel boycott

Quakers UK launches anti-Israel boycott

British Quakers announce boycott of companies which do business in Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria.JTA, 21/11/2018 08:10
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
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
Court upholds ban on US student accused of supporting BDS

Court upholds ban on US student accused of supporting BDS

Israeli court upholds ban on Lara Alqasem who was refused entry to Israel over her support for boycotts of Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/10/2018 21:07
Irish celebrities call for boycott of Eurovision in Israel

Irish celebrities call for boycott of Eurovision in Israel

Group of Irish celebrities urge national broadcaster to boycott Eurovision 2019 in protest over Israel’s treatment of “Palestine”.Elad Benari, 12/10/2018 06:44
Undeterred by the left: Rock guitarist performs in Har Hevron

Undeterred by the left: Rock guitarist performs in Har Hevron

Israeli rock guitarist Berry Sakharof performs at the Har Hevron Regional Council despite boycott calls.Ido Ben Porat, 31/08/2018 04:16
Erdogan: Turkey to boycott US-made electronics

Erdogan: Turkey to boycott US-made electronics

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey will boycott US-made electronics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2018 12:14
Saudi badminton players refuse to play Israeli

Saudi badminton players refuse to play Israeli

Two Saudi badminton players forfeit match instead of playing against an Israeli opponent.Ben Ariel, 05/08/2018 06:20
Erekat welcomes Irish approval of 'settlement' boycott

Erekat welcomes Irish approval of 'settlement' boycott

PLO Secretary-General welcomes Irish Senate’s approval of legislation calling for boycott of Judea and Samaria products.Elad Benari, 12/07/2018 06:16
Irish Senate to vote on boycott of 'settlements'

Irish Senate to vote on boycott of 'settlements'

Irish MP says Israel’s entry ban for BDS supporters will not deter opposition from supporting bill outlawing trade with “settlements”.Ben Ariel, 11/07/2018 06:15
Irish lawmaker to promote Judea and Samaria boycott

Irish lawmaker to promote Judea and Samaria boycott

Irish Senator announces bill she is promoting to boycott products manufactured in Judea and Samaria will be discussed on July 11.Elad Benari, 28/06/2018 06:14
Spanish city councilors call for boycott of Israel

Spanish city councilors call for boycott of Israel

Councilors in city of Pamplona urge municipality to declare Israeli officials "persona non grata".Ben Ariel, 21/06/2018 05:15
Psychology association faces pressure to boycott Israel

Psychology association faces pressure to boycott Israel

Psychologists who are also BDS activists push for conference location change, claim Israel's behavior is 'dehumanizing.'JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 11:07
Japanese department store chain banned Golan Heights wine

Japanese department store chain banned Golan Heights wine

Major Japanese department store chain banned Israeli wine from Golan Heights from Mediterranean food and wine event.JTA, 04/06/2018 14:26
Japanese store bans wine from Golan Heights

Japanese store bans wine from Golan Heights

Japanese department store Daimaru removes vendor specializing in wine from Golan Heights after protests from citizens' groups.Ben Ariel, Canada, 01/06/2018 22:59
Iceland will take part in J'lem Eurovision despite boycott call

Iceland will take part in J'lem Eurovision despite boycott call

Iceland vows to take part in next year's Eurovision event, to be held in Israel, despite boycott petition.JTA, 16/05/2018 09:08
Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Hackers attempt to knock Israeli out of Eurovision song contest

Anti-Israel hackers launch cyber attacks in bid to block votes for Israeli contestant at annual Eurovision music contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2018 10:56
Israel boycott vote at George Washington U cancelled

Israel boycott vote at George Washington U cancelled

Security concerns force student government leaders to cancel vote on BDS-backed measure to divest from companies working with Israel.JTA, 17/04/2018 13:21
Israel summons Irish ambassador over boycott legislation

Israel summons Irish ambassador over boycott legislation

Ireland's ambassador to Israel summoned for clarifications over legislation prohibiting trade in or from Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2018 05:45
Netanyahu condemns Irish legislation promoting Israel boycott

Netanyahu condemns Irish legislation promoting Israel boycott

Netanyahu condemns Irish legislative initiative which calls for a boycott of Judea and Samaria. Irish Ambassador will be summoned.Nitsan Keidar, 31/01/2018 02:05
'Boycott Trump until he renounces Jerusalem recognition'

'Boycott Trump until he renounces Jerusalem recognition'

Speaker of Lebanese parliament proposes Muslim boycott of US, including closure of embassies in Washington, until J'lem decision renounced.David Rosenberg, 16/01/2018 13:02
BDS movement blasts 'desperate' Israel

BDS movement blasts 'desperate' Israel

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement fuming after Israel publishes list of organizations whose activists will not be allowed entry.Dalit Halevi, 11/01/2018 05:35