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Israel has no right to be an apartheid state, says Boycott From Within founder

Calls on musicians to cancel shows in Tel Aviv are touching a nerve in Israeli society.

Northeastern rallies against censorship, racism

Northeastern University, the first in the United States to ban a campus Palestine solidarity group, welcomed a delegation of Israeli lawmakers from racist parties.

Boycott movement has empowered Palestinians, says co-founder

“When we talk of boycotting Israel, we talk of boycotting a system of ruling, a way of thinking and behaving, that denies the existence of the Palestinian people and their rights.”

Palestine activists, labor and environment groups in US unite against Veolia

Charlotte Silver
San Francisco
4 March 2014

Palestine solidarity activists have forged a growing coalition with environmental and labor groups to organize against Veolia.

Major Indigenous studies group endorses Israel boycott

The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association has declared its support for the Palestinian call for the boycott of Israeli academic institutions.

Hundreds of academics call for boycott of Hebrew University conference in 2014

“While all Israeli universities are deeply complicit in the occupation, settler-colonialism and apartheid, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is particularly noteworthy.”

Afropop star Salif Keita cancels Israel gig after boycott calls

Superstar had been due to perform in occupied Jerusalem with Israeli foreign ministry’s “goodwill ambassador to Muslim countries”

Limited solidarity with Palestine in Schulman's "Queer International"

Jack Irmas
31 July 2013

“Israel and Pinkwashing” author’s new book is an interesting read, but falls into some of the traps it ostensibly aims to criticize.

No evidence of “threats” that prompted The Animals’ Eric Burdon to cancel Israel gig

Burdon’s press agent couldn’t provide The Electronic Intifada with any details and other inquiries have gone unanswered.

Monsoon Wedding director Mira Nair boycotts Israel film festival

“I will not be going to Israel at this time. I will go to Israel when the walls come down. I will go to Israel when occupation is gone. I will go to Israel when the state does not privilege one religion over another,” Nair said.

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