Palestinians said inclusion of Israel-government funded luxury trip aimed to whitewash war crimes. Read more about Academy disavows Oscars gift bag featuring Israel junket
London-born cultural icons David Bowie and Alan Rickman died in the same week, at the same age, of the same disease. Both men would have had their work produced by the same New York theater if not for a notorious act of censorship in 2006. Read more about Alan Rickman's Gaza play censored by theater staging David Bowie's "Lazarus"
“Performing or not performing in Israel forces a choice between taking the side of the oppressor or the oppressed.” Read more about Video: "I support the cultural boycott of Israel"
Meanwhile, prominent UK artists call on prime minister to push for EU sanctions on Israel. Read more about Mental health professionals demand cancellation of Israel conference
List features big-name writers, musicians, actors. Read more about More than 700 UK artists pledge to boycott Israel
Boycott, divestment and sanctions is “the only thing that will frighten Israel,” rock star Brian Eno told massive crowd in London on Saturday. Read more about Palestine solidarity goes mainstream in UK as 100,000 march in London
Letter to David Cameron attracts 21,000 signatures in two days. Read more about Rock stars Peter Gabriel and Bobby Gillespie urge arms embargo on Israel
Thousands of protesters blocked BBC’s London headquarters, demanding that BBC report the reality in Gaza. Read more about Protesters force BBC to confront its pro-Israel bias
The musician joins a former BBC Middle East correspondent and other public figures condemning the BBC for valuing the lives of Israelis above those of Palestinians. Read more about Brian Eno joins criticism of BBC's bias against Palestinians