cultural boycott

Israeli play expelled from Edinburgh venue as Scots protest against Gaza attack

High-profile artists protest against involvement of Israeli theater company in major festival.

Thank you, Sinéad O'Connor, for boycotting Israel

Irish singer gives boost to Palestine solidarity movement at a depressing time.

"The state is guilty of war crimes": Scotland's national poet endorses Israel boycott

Liz Lochhead calls for Israel’s leader to be charged with war crimes, and for an end to Britain’s complicity.

Rapper Talib Kweli takes stand for Palestine, cancels Israel gig

“As much as I want to play Israel, I have decided not to in solidarity with Palestinians who will not have access to my show,” the artist wrote.

“We don’t Dig apartheid!” Israeli activists disrupt NBC shoot in Jaffa - video

Activists protesting Israel-subsidized NBC show “whitewashing apartheid” are greeted with racist slogans.

Sinead O'Connor says she's trying to cancel Israel gig after boycott calls

The Irish singer says she was misled by her agent into booking Israel show.

Grace Lee Boggs, Danny Glover object to film screening in Tel Aviv

Film about life of legendary American activist to be screened in Israeli-government sponsored festival despite her objections.

Pink Floyd members strike nerve with call on Rolling Stones to boycott Israel

“Playing Israel now is the moral equivalent of playing Sun City at the height of South African apartheid,” Pink Floyd founders say.

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.

Beyoncé denies she's going to Israel

Earlier this week, Israeli media were abuzz with the news that Beyoncé would be playing a gig in Tel Aviv this summer. The singer’s representative has denied this.

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