BDS Movement

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Aljazeera
US city links hurricane relief to support for Israelpenalties." Broader trend The Texas law is part of a wider trend across the U
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
penalties." Broader trend The Texas law is part of a wider trend across the United States, aimed at targeting the BDS movement. "This type of anti-BDS legislation is something we've been tracking for some time and we are aware of," Yousef... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 21, 2017: Need to address the root cause of storms and firespro-Israel community. BDS is deserving of legislative opposition by Rep. Panet
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
pro-Israel community. BDS is deserving of legislative opposition by Rep. Panetta and many other thoughtful leaders. The BDS movement intends to predetermine the outcome of the Arab-Israeli conflict by using blackmail against the Jewish state,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Texas town makes hurricane aid applicants pledge not to boycott Israelthe law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than busine
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
the law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than businesses seeking contracts - is unclear. The BDS movement started in 2005 as a nonviolent protest of the country's treatment of Palestinians. It involved a call to halt... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Need Hurricane Aid? In One Texas City, If You Boycott Israel, You May Be Out Of Luckgrant application was put up on the city website on Monday and remains posted a
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
grant application was put up on the city website on Monday and remains posted as of Friday afternoon. Supporters of the BDS movement say it aims to put economic pressure on Israel in support of Palestinian independence, NPR's Daniel Estrin has... Read more
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The Forward
Why did a Jewish philanthropist tweet an antisemitic image of Soros?for Peace, I’m used to hearing claims from pro-Israel figures like Milstein tha
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
for Peace, I’m used to hearing claims from pro-Israel figures like Milstein that the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, led by groups like Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), has created an unsafe and hateful campus climate... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Need Hurricane Aid? In One Texas City, If You Boycott Israel, You May Be Out Of Luckgrant application was put up on the city website on Monday and remains posted a
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
grant application was put up on the city website on Monday and remains posted as of Friday afternoon. Supporters of the BDS movement say it aims to put economic pressure on Israel in support of Palestinian independence, NPR's Daniel Estrin has... Read more
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EuroNews
Houston Suburb to Harvey Relief Applicants: Don't Boycott Israelapplication, but noted the state law is "specific to companies, not individual
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
application, but noted the state law is "specific to companies, not individual citizens." For more than a decade, the BDS movement has sought to punish Israel economically to protest the treatment of Palestinians. Its supporters lobby... Read more
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BBC News
Israel looks for answers to boycott campaignto be sure if they're making a political choice or are simply put off by the pr
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
to be sure if they're making a political choice or are simply put off by the price or attracted by an alternative. But the BDS movement feels it can point to clear successes. It believes it has forced the French infrastructure company, Veolia, to... Read more
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WA Today
Texas town makes hurricane aid applicants pledge not to boycott Israelthe law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than busine
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
the law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than businesses seeking contracts - is unclear. The BDS movement started in 2005 as a nonviolent protest of the country's treatment of Palestinians. It involved a call to halt... Read more
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The Age
Texas town makes hurricane aid applicants pledge not to boycott Israelthe law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than busine
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than businesses seeking contracts - is unclear. The BDS movement started in 2005 as a nonviolent protest of the country's treatment of Palestinians. It involved a call to halt... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Texas town makes hurricane aid applicants pledge not to boycott Israelthe law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than busine
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than businesses seeking contracts - is unclear. The BDS movement started in 2005 as a nonviolent protest of the country's treatment of Palestinians. It involved a call to halt... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
You can get hurricane relief money — if you don’t boycott Israel, Texas town saysthe law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than busine
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
the law would apply to individuals seeking disaster relief - rather than businesses seeking contracts - is unclear. The BDS movement started in 2005 as a nonviolent protest the country’s treatment of Palestinians. It involved a call to halt... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Terrible Problemand its headline asserts that I am "True to Israel, but Not to the Truth." It a
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
and its headline asserts that I am "True to Israel, but Not to the Truth." It accuses me of being tolerant towards the BDS movement, which is out to put an end to Israel. How does he know? Simple: BDS confirms the Palestinians' "Right of... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Jewish Voice for Peace – An Urgent Call for Constructive Dialogueillustrative of the pro-Israel right’s unwillingness to communicate productivel
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 9 days ago
illustrative of the pro-Israel right’s unwillingness to communicate productively with people working in solidarity with the BDS movement. We highlight the contradictions in this article in hope of opening up more productive dialogue surrounding the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Roger Waters: Trump voters are not liking his latest Wallin the US have publicly condemned the shows. Waters is a prominent spokesperson
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
in the US have publicly condemned the shows. Waters is a prominent spokesperson for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which is a campaign to increase economic pressure on Israel to end what it describes as the country’s... Read more
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The Forward
Caving To Pressure, Jewish Group Cancels Play By Critic Of Israelright-wing Jewish outlets published a column by Torossian that cited Fishback’s
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
right-wing Jewish outlets published a column by Torossian that cited Fishback’s membership in JVP and his support for the BDS movement. “Fishback supports BDS and has previously urged plays sponsored by the Israeli government be boycotted,”... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmakers crack down on growing anti-Israel boycotts, 'propaganda campaign'Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S. June 23, 2017.
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S. June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri - RC125AE1E000 The BDS movement was founded in 2005, claiming inspiration from the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa. Organizers say the... Read more
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FOX News
Lawmakers crack down on growing anti-Israel boycotts, 'propaganda campaign'Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S. June 23, 2017.
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S. June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri - RC125AE1E000 The BDS movement was founded in 2005, claiming inspiration from the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa. Organizers say the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Letters to the Editor, Oct. 10, 2017: Why Cal Am needs to be sent packingis an effort to send Cal Am packing, everyone I know is on board. — Jane Rolan
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 13 days ago
is an effort to send Cal Am packing, everyone I know is on board. — Jane Roland, Monterey Opposition to HR 1697 is about BDS movement Opponents of HR 1697 such as Robinson and Walton (10/8/17) continually argue that their opposition to this... Read more
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NJ.com
Sparks (finally) fly in N.J. governor's race over Israel voteOliver opposed. The measures are an attempt to push back on the Palestinian-led
NJ.com / Posted 15 days ago
Oliver opposed. The measures are an attempt to push back on the Palestinian-led "Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions" -- or BDS -- movement. Oliver did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment Friday night. Guadagno's campaign quickly... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Conflict Resolution: Why Boycotting Sabra is Not the Answerand boycotting Sabra is no exception. By calling upon Israel to end its occupat
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 16 days ago
and boycotting Sabra is no exception. By calling upon Israel to end its occupation and dismantle its security barrier, the BDS movement does not offer any productive solutions that will resolve the conflict, nor does it address relevant security... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Fight Ahead: 13 Questions about the Origins, Objectives and War on BDSBDS stands for "Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions." The BDS Movement was the ou
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
BDS stands for "Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions." The BDS Movement was the outcome of several events that shaped the Palestinian national struggle and international solidarity with the Palestinian people following the Second Uprising (Intifada) in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
13 Questions About the Origins, Objectives and War on BDSabout the Origins, Objectives and War on BDS By Ramzy Baroud BDS stands for ‘Bo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
about the Origins, Objectives and War on BDS By Ramzy Baroud BDS stands for ‘Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions’. The BDS Movement was the outcome of several events that shaped the Palestinian national struggle and international solidarity... Read more
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The Forward
Shadowy Blacklist Of Student Activists Wins Endorsement Of Mainstream Pro-Israel Groupand mistaken,” he said. “We’ve always said the best way to counter critics of I
The Forward / Posted 19 days ago
and mistaken,” he said. “We’ve always said the best way to counter critics of Israel, including supporters of the BDS movement, is to engage in discussion and debate with them, and not to target and ostracize them with blacklists.” In... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jewish groups protest Roger Waters' Toronto concertsthe rise in anti-Semitism worldwide and Waters’ aggressive support of the hatef
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
the rise in anti-Semitism worldwide and Waters’ aggressive support of the hateful Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which targets and singles out Israel with economic sanctions and boycotts. And StandWithUs Canada, a... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: U.N. Warns Companies May Be Blacklisted for Doing Business in Israeli Settlementsto the Human Rights Council in June. “It is an attempt to provide an internatio
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
to the Human Rights Council in June. “It is an attempt to provide an international stamp of approval to the anti-Semitic BDS movement. It must be rejected.” Adam Shaw is a Breitbart News politics reporter based in New York. Follow Adam on... Read more
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The Jewish Press
McGill U. Students Vote Down BDS | 8 Tishri 5778 – September 28, 2017applauded the move, stating, “The SSMU board of directors and judicial board sh
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
applauded the move, stating, “The SSMU board of directors and judicial board should be commended for recognizing that the BDS movement creates a discriminatory environment for Jewish and pro-Israel students on campus that ultimately undermines... Read more
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Breitbart
Bernie Sanders: Cut U.S. Military Aid to Israelgo-to source for foreign policy advice – is notoriously anti-Israel. He refers
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
go-to source for foreign policy advice – is notoriously anti-Israel. He refers to the “Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions” (BDS) movement as a “legitimate and moral response to Israeli policy.” In the past, Zogby has attempted to rationalize... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Daniel Biss explains misstep with first running mate pickafter just six days over differences involving Israel. Ramirez-Rosa backs the
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 30 days ago
after just six days over differences involving Israel. Ramirez-Rosa backs the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, which calls for international pressure on Israel to stop building settlements in the West Bank. Ramirez-Rosa... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Courting the Global South: Will Israel Become a UN Security Council Member?undying allegiance to Tel Aviv was uncertain. Second, the rise of the Palestin
Op-Ed News / Posted a month ago
undying allegiance to Tel Aviv was uncertain. Second, the rise of the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement began changing the dynamics of international politics regarding the Israeli occupation. The movement, which... Read more

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