Rolling Stones accused of hypocrisy as Tel Aviv gig announced

The Palestinian national boycott committee says that the Rolling Stones’ planned gig is much like those few artists who played Sun City during the era of South African apartheid.

At AIPAC, Netanyahu launches “desperate” attack on BDS movement

Speaking at AIPAC, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a frontal assault on the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement.

Local Israel boycott part of Gaza’s “resistance mentality”

Joe Catron
3 March 2014

Farmers’ groups in Gaza prepare for Israeli Apartheid Week and a new year of boycott initiatives.

“Internal revolt” at Oxfam over Scarlett Johansson affair, insider says

The dispute within the global charity is largely along transatlantic lines, with Oxfam America stamping on anything seen to be critical of Israel.

Palestinians to Oxfam: Dump Scarlett Johansson “immediately”

“We rebuke Johansson’s condescending remarks that SodaStream is “building a bridge to peace between Israel and Palestine.’”

Under pressure, PLO tries to limit damage from Abbas attack on Israel boycott

Today’s statement should be seen as a sign that the PA understands that it cannot impose its unpopular views on Palestinian civil society.

Video: Israel police brutalize child amid anti-Prawer protests

The Prawer Plan is a “calculated and premeditated plan to sever the historical ties that bind Bedouin Palestinian communities to their land” and “reveals once again the colonial nature of Zionism and the apartheid character of the Israeli state,” says BNC.

BDS campaigner: "Israel no longer the attractive investment that it once was"

Michael Deas of the Palestinian National BDS Committee assesses the eight years of boycott victories since the initial call by Palestinian civil society in 2005.

Interactive timeline shows 8 years of Israel boycott gains

Today marks the eighth anniversary of the Palestinian civil society call for boycotts, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel

Why do charities want to "normalize" Israeli apartheid?

Jeff Handmaker
5 July 2013

A well-respected Dutch civil society group believes that dialogue, not boycott, is the way forward.


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