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Palestine activists make unscheduled splash at Israel's Paris water party

French activists crashed a water summit yesterday and urged stunned delegates not to cooperate with the Israeli water company Mekorot that pillages Palestinian water sources.

Anti-boycott resolution defeated in Illinois state government

Divestment resolution at the University of New Mexico gains urgency after police shootings in Albuquerque bring home Israeli military violence in occupied West Bank.

Divestment vote at University of New Mexico tonight

Students for Justice in Palestine at the University of New Mexico is calling on administration to pull its investments from corporations that profit from human rights violations in Palestine and at the US-Mexico border.

Bad news for Israel: headlines only tip of European boycott iceberg

A new survey of Dutch pension funds, banks and insurance companies shows that as many as one in seven have excluded companies from investment due to their involvement in the Israeli occupation.

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.

Amid Scarlett Johansson row, French court upholds right to boycott SodaStream

Jewish Daily Forward misinterprets significance of Paris ruling on occupation profiteer SodaStream

Dutch pension giant divests from Israeli banks

PGGM cites the unethical business practises of five banks, who all invest in Israeli settlements “considered illegal under international humanitarian law.”

Pension giant TIAA-CREF drops Veolia from Social Choice fund

Under heavy pressure from human rights activists, pension giant TIAA-CREF has divested a $1.2 million stake in Israel occupation profiteer Veolia from its Social Choice fund.

Palestine activists score big win as Veolia pulls out of St. Louis

After facing stiff opposition from a coalition of Palestine, environmental and social justice activists, Veolia concluded that doing business in St. Louis is “not worth it.”

Video: students "mic check" TIAA-CREF head over investment in Israel's occupation

Activists at Cornell University called on pension fund giant to divest from occupation-profiteering companies.

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