There are strong similarities between how US and Israeli police carry out executions. Read more about US cops trained to use lethal Israeli tactics
Campaigners who challenged Israel’s attempts to “pinkwash” its crimes were subjected to homophobic abuse. Read more about A battle in Seattle: outing the truth behind Israel's gay-friendly spin
Activists delay Israeli cargo ships from offloading in three major ports on the West Coast and say this is only the beginning. Read more about Protestors block and delay Israeli ships up and down US West Coast
Children are routinely tortured in prisons run with the help of the British-Danish security firm. Read more about Bill Gates Foundation sells shares in Israeli prison contractor G4S
Foundation ignores own policy guidelines on avoiding investment in “egregious” activities. Read more about Bill Gates refuses to accept responsibility for aiding Israel's prisons
African American notables issue open letter affirming Jim Crow analogy in Palestine. Read more about BDS roundup: mounting calls on Alicia Keys to cancel Israel show
You may recall that in January the Seattle Mideast Awareness Campaign had contracted with the local bus company to place ads calling for an end to aid to Israel on area public buses. However, under Zionist pressure, King County officials, responsible for the bus system, reneged on the contract and censored the ads before they appeared. This prompted the ACLU to sue the local authorities. Read more about Israel lobby strikes again as Seattle billboards are canceled?