BDS Movement

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Orlando Sentinel
Lorde is only the latest: How touring in Israel thrusts musicians into controversythe issue and uses his fame within the music industry to confront artists who p
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the issue and uses his fame within the music industry to confront artists who plan to perform in Israel. In 2006, when the BDS movement was in its infancy, Waters famously played to more than 50,000 people in a chickpea field at Neve Shalom, a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY The anti-BDS effort – Targeting the Symptoms, NOT the Sickness | Dr. Martin Sherman | 27 Tevet 5778 – January 14, 2018of the Jewish people, there is little hope of effectively stifling the impulses
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
of the Jewish people, there is little hope of effectively stifling the impulses that give rise to phenomena such as the BDS movement. The first is, as Caroline Glick alludes to in the introductory excerpt above, the Palestinian narrative and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Backlash in New Orleans over a human rights resolutionnoted that the resolution was "in accordance with the Boycott, Divestment, and
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
noted that the resolution was "in accordance with the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction movement." Critics noted that the BDS movement is widely viewed as a movement aimed at Israeli policies toward Palestinians. Copyright 2018 The Associated... Read more
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Ekklesia
American Friends Service Committee among NGOs banned by Israelwill be denied entry visas and residency rights. While most of the organisatio
Ekklesia / Posted 6 days ago
will be denied entry visas and residency rights. While most of the organisations listed are local branches of the BDS movement around the world, others include Jewish Voice for Peace, which has 13,000 members, the US group Code Pink and... Read more
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Aljazeera
BDS activists slam Chris Rock for performing in Israelyour name to Israel's apartheid," the petition said. Meanwhile, Rock has not a
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
your name to Israel's apartheid," the petition said. Meanwhile, Rock has not addressed an open letter by pro-Palestinian BDS activists published in late November, saying Israel had "dozens of discriminatory laws" against Palestinian citizens of... Read more
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International Business Times
Why has Israel banned a Quaker group that helped save Jews from Hitler's Nazi regime? enjoy few or none of those rights or privileges. "The ban on entry to Israel f
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
enjoy few or none of those rights or privileges. "The ban on entry to Israel for activists who support the Palestinian-led BDS movement is part of a larger effort by the Israeli government to silence and constrain human rights and anti-occupation... Read more
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The Indian Express
Shalom Bollywood: Benjamin Netanyahu to woo film industry in India tripagainst Israel, which has tried to isolate the country. “The Israelis are look
The Indian Express / Posted 8 days ago
against Israel, which has tried to isolate the country. “The Israelis are looking at Bollywood to fight the global BDS movement, which has impacted them… This event is aimed at getting movie producers to shoot in some of Israel’s... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Fallacies of BDS | David Collier | 21 Tevet 5778 – January 8, 2018Israel’s right to exist. It sees Jews as European invaders, and will use any me
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Israel’s right to exist. It sees Jews as European invaders, and will use any methods to oppose peaceful co-existence.The BDS Movement As the 1990’s peace process began, the maximalist position continued to surface. Groups like Hamas sought to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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ABC News
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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Daily Press
20 groups that advocate boycotting Israel will now be denied entryMembers of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Is
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Members of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic Affairs. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
20 groups that advocate boycotting Israel will now be denied entryMembers of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Is
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Members of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic Affairs. The... Read more
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Aljazeera
Israel bans entry for 20 groups over BDS supportincludes organisations based in a number of European countries, as well as the
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
includes organisations based in a number of European countries, as well as the United States, Chile and South Africa. The BDS movement is a Palestinian-led nonviolent campaign launched more than a decade ago seeking to end Israel's occupation of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
20 groups that advocate boycotting Israel will now be denied entryMembers of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Is
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Members of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic Affairs. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
20 groups that advocate boycotting Israel will now be denied entryMembers of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Is
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Members of 20 international organizations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic Affairs. The... Read more
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WA Today
Israel bans 20 groups that advocate boycottsJerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott cam
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Jerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Israel bans members of boycott-supporting groups from entering countryas a tool to demand freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in respo
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
as a tool to demand freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. Over the years, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organisations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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DW
Israel announces travel ban on pro-Palestinian boycott advocates |Italian and Chilean branches of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Italian and Chilean branches of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) are also on the blacklist. The BDS movement has support in South Africa, which was formally an Apartheid state The statement from Erdan said the NGOs being... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Israel bans 20 groups that advocate boycottsJerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott cam
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Jerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic... Read more
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The Age
Israel bans 20 groups that advocate boycottsJerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott cam
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Jerusalem: Members of 20 international organisations that promote a boycott campaign of Israel, known collectively as the BDS movement, will be banned from entering the country, according to a list published Sunday by the Ministry of Strategic... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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Island Packet
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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Daily Herald
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Israel lists 20 groups to be denied entry over boycott callsfreedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
freedom," Jewish Voice for Peace wrote on Facebook in response to the decision. In the years since its formation, the BDS movement has persuaded several church organizations to divest themselves of Israel-related investments and has garnered... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Non-Orthodox Jewish Denominations Fight Israel | Paul Gherkin | 20 Tevet 5778 – January 7, 2018of their religion. And their politics are anti-Zionism. J Street officially st
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
of their religion. And their politics are anti-Zionism. J Street officially states that it is not in favor of the BDS movement, but has supported many speakers who do call for the boycott of Israel. More, J Street actively lobbied the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Good Lorde: The young New Zealand singer takes flak over decision to cancel Tel Aviv concertStone magazine said Lorde was the latest artist to cancel an Israel concert fol
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
Stone magazine said Lorde was the latest artist to cancel an Israel concert following pressure from the BDS movement, joining Roger Waters, Elvis Costello, Thurston Moore, Lauryn Hill and others. “Conversely,” it added, “both... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel’s Anti-BDS Blacklist to be Enforced Beginning in March | 20 Tevet 5778 – January 6, 2018of Israel, effective March 2018. Israel’ Strategic Affairs Ministry has develo
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
of Israel, effective March 2018. Israel’ Strategic Affairs Ministry has developed a list of groups who are members of the BDS movement and who are actively promoting the anti-Israel boycott. Strategic Affairs Minister Gilad Erdan told Hadashot... Read more
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NZCity
Jewish Council criticises ad against Lordesaid in a statement. "We are disappointed with Lorde's decision to cancel her
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
said in a statement. "We are disappointed with Lorde's decision to cancel her show after pressure from the discriminatory BDS movement and invite Lorde to continue learning about the region." The advert, on the fifth page of the Post's December... Read more
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Breitbart
BDS Fail: Ringo Goes Where Lorde Fears to Tread, Confirms Two Shows in IsraelRingo Starr will perform two shows in Israel later this year in defiance of the
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
Ringo Starr will perform two shows in Israel later this year in defiance of the anti-Israel BDS movement that calls for the complete isolation of the Jewish State. Ringo has chosen a band that includes fellow rock legends Steve Lukather of Toto,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Lorde target of 'bullying' after dropping Israel showto Sachs, Lorde's decision has more than just personal significance and should
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
to Sachs, Lorde's decision has more than just personal significance and should be seen as a major milestone for the BDS movement. The BDS movement started in 2005, after a call issued by Palestinian civil society groups for "people of... Read more
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NZCity
Why Lorde's cancelled Israel concert is causing so much dramathe artist for "heeding appeals from your fans against Israel's art-washing of
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
the artist for "heeding appeals from your fans against Israel's art-washing of its brutal oppression of Palestinians." The BDS movement praised Lorde's decision on Twitter:What has Lorde said? Not a whole lot. She acknowledged the initial... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Here's why Lorde's cancelled Tel Aviv concert is causing so much dramathe artist for "heeding appeals from your fans against Israel's art-washing of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
the artist for "heeding appeals from your fans against Israel's art-washing of its brutal oppression of Palestinians." The BDS movement praised Lorde's decision on Twitter: External Link: @BDSmovement: Thank you @lorde 4 respecting the Palestinian... Read more
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Breitbart
Pop Star Lorde Slammed as ‘Bigot’ In Full-Page Washington Post Ad After Canceling Israel Concertof her cancellation of a concert in Israel, after the New Zealand native public
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
of her cancellation of a concert in Israel, after the New Zealand native publicly caved to pressure from the anti-Israel movement known as the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, or BDS. Lorde had been scheduled to perform in Tel Aviv... Read more
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New York Daily News
Lorde deemed a ‘bigot’ in WaPo ad for canceling Israel showhostility and intolerance and I was sorry to see that you have succumbed to the
New York Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
hostility and intolerance and I was sorry to see that you have succumbed to the supporters of a small fanatic group of BDS movement that denies the right of the State of Israel to exist and spreads hatred and animosity," he wrote. The "Green... Read more
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FOX News
Alan Dershowitz: Debating Cornel West on the boycott movement against Israel I recently debated Professor Cornel West of Harvard about the boycott movemen
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
I recently debated Professor Cornel West of Harvard about the boycott movement against Israel. The topic was resolved: "The boycott, divestiture and sanctions (BDS)... Read more
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FOX News
Alan Dershowitz: Debating Cornel West on the boycott movement against IsraelI recently debated Professor Cornel West of Harvard about the boycott movement
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
I recently debated Professor Cornel West of Harvard about the boycott movement against Israel. The topic was resolved: "The boycott, divestiture and sanctions (BDS) movement will help bring about the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian... Read more
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Breitbart
RABBI SHMULEY: Lorde Joins the Horde of Antisemitic BDScommit seem a drop in the ocean, shows the double standards and discrimination
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
commit seem a drop in the ocean, shows the double standards and discrimination towards the Jewish state of those in the BDS movement.” Just in case Lorde may be reading this column, has a conscience, and is interested in repentance, let’s be... Read more
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metro
Lorde to meet Israeli ambassador after cancelling Tel Aviv showpeople about this and considering all options. Thank u for educating me i am le
metro / Posted 19 days ago
people about this and considering all options. Thank u for educating me i am learning all the time too,’ she wrote. The BDS movement have long called for a cultural boycott of Israel, saying that when international artists play in the country... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Peace Train: Crimes against Palestiniansimpunity due to U.S. political protection. To help change this situation, suppo
Colorado Daily / Posted 19 days ago
impunity due to U.S. political protection. To help change this situation, support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement ( bdsmovement.net) against Israeli oppression of Palestinians. The Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center's... Read more
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Mashable
Lorde's cancellation of Israel show sparks meeting request with its ambassadorambassador Itzhak Gerberg called the decision "regrettable" and criticised the
Mashable / Posted 19 days ago
ambassador Itzhak Gerberg called the decision "regrettable" and criticised the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for pressuring the singer into cancelling her show. "Music is a wonderful language of tolerance and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Israel ambassador to NZ asks to meet Lorde over cancelled show in Tel Avivwas encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda"
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
was encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda" of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement. Jerusalem Post reporter Amy Spiro published a statement from Lorde that read: "I think the right decision at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Israel ambassador to NZ asks to meet Lorde over cancelled show in Tel Avivwas encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda"
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
was encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda" of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement. Jerusalem Post reporter Amy Spiro published a statement from Lorde that read: "I think the right decision at... Read more
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WA Today
Israel ambassador to NZ asks to meet Lorde over cancelled show in Tel Avivwas encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda"
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
was encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda" of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement. Jerusalem Post reporter Amy Spiro published a statement from Lorde that read: "I think the right decision at... Read more
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The Age
Israel ambassador to NZ asks to meet Lorde over cancelled show in Tel Avivwas encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda"
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
was encouraging "animosity in the region" by "succumbing to the hateful agenda" of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement. Jerusalem Post reporter Amy Spiro published a statement from Lorde that read: "I think the right decision at... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Year in Review: Will 2018 Usher in a New Palestinian Strategy?conflicts and the Syria war. This has resulted in greater support for the Pales
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
conflicts and the Syria war. This has resulted in greater support for the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. Modeled after the South African anti-Apartheid boycott movement, BDS calls for direct action by global civil... Read more
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