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Listen: North Carolina county drops Israeli occupation profiteer G4S

Durham County had joined the boycott of South African goods during the 1980s apartheid era, and current campaigners were able to “use that as precedent for them taking action on G4S.”

False claims of anti-Semitism climb on US campuses: New report

A surge in accusations of anti-Semitism relies on the conflation of anti-Semitism with criticism of Israeli policy, lawyers say.

California Senate mulls new attempt to squash Palestine solidarity

Proposal before state legislature conflates opposition to Zionism with anti-Semitism. 

Student troubled by New York Times reporter's “Jewish litmus test”

Students say New York Times reporters posed inappropriate questions for story on campus anti-Semitism and the BDS movement.

Israel advocacy group pressured Missouri museum to cancel Ferguson-Palestine event

Email disclosures reveal that the Jewish Community Relations Council pressured the Missouri History Museum to demand Palestinians be removed from Ferguson panel discussion. 

Jewish activists kicked out of "We Believe in Israel" conference

Three Jewish campaigners were “escorted out” of the UK’s major pro-Israel conference that focused on strategies for combatting BDS.

UCLA resolution conflates anti-Semitism with criticism of Israeli policy

Lawyers say that there is a “surge of accusations of anti-Semitism against individuals that criticize the Israeli state.”

Ohio students approve Israel divestment vote by landslide

Two weeks ago, the student government at the University of Toledo muzzled debate on divestment.

I was "part of a terror organization," says Israeli pilot turned activist

Ryan Rodrick Beiler
10 February 2015

Israel’s policy of “targeted assassinations” prompted Yonatan Shapira to ask why he was serving in its military.

Zionists try to close down Palestine solidarity group at Philadelphia university

Nora Barrows-Friedman
Oakland
9 September 2014

Israel supporter who provoked a minor altercation on campus had been trained on how to confront boycott campaigners.

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