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BBC says no to occupation profiteer G4S after major campaign

A campaign backed by film directors, Ken Loach and Mike Leigh, and novelist Ahdaf Soueif, calling on the BBC not to award a multi-million pound security contract to G4S has been successful.

Norway urged to reintroduce investment ban on Israeli diamond magnate

Oslo government has previously condemned “grossly unethical” behavior by Lev Leviev’s Africa Israel.

Israel refuses to investigate torture of 16-year-old

Mohammad Halabiyeh was beaten with an iron bar while police brought him to hospital.

Gates Foundation invests in occupation profiteer G4S, just as Dutch charity cuts ties

Gates Foundation should follow example of Dutch charities who refuse to play a role in G4S’s attempts to whitewash its image.

Hunger strike marks "turning point" in fight against Israel's deportations, says rights group

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
25 April 2013

Samer Issawi has won a pledge to be allowed return to Jerusalem, after refusing Israel’s offers of exile.

No Mothers' Day for women held in G4S-equipped prisons

Twelve Palestinian female prisoners are imprisoned inside Israel.

SodaStream lies to keep its products on UK shelves

SodaStream is falsely claiming the illegal settlement where it manufactures its products is a city in Israel, in a ploy to mislead British stores.

Half Israel's Palestinian child prisoners are held illegally outside West Bank in G4S-equipped prisons

Defence for Children - Palestine Section reports that half of Palestinian child detainees are unlawfully held in prisons inside Israel.

NYT denies reality of Israeli occupation

An editor in the “journal of record” has defended how the paper apes Israeli references to “disputed territories.”

Israel steps up SodaStream marketing in attempt to greenwash Israeli settlement crimes

The Israeli government’s use of SodaStream to greenwash the occupation may have fooled politicians and mainstream journalists, but activists aren’t duped so easily.


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