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Scarlett Johansson: I’m Called ‘New Face of Apartheid’

The BDS movement has done us a favor by showing the world they are idiots over the Scarlett-SodaStream duet.
Pro-Arab websites such as Electronic Intifada have gone on emergency alert to control the damage that Johansson has inadvertently caused the BDS campaign.

Pro-Arab websites such as Electronic Intifada have gone on emergency alert to control the damage that Johansson has inadvertently caused the BDS campaign.
Photo Credit: SodaStream

Scarlett Johansson told Vanity Fair magazine that anti-Semitism is behind condemnation of her sponsoring Israeli-made SodaStream products.

In a wide-ranging interview that focused mainly on Hollywoody subjects, gossip and social media, she was asked about her rejecting criticism for signing up as ambassador for SodaStream which runs a factory in the Jewish city of Maaleh Adumim in the Judean desert, where the Palestinian Authority imagines it will rule one day.

“[I'm being called] the new face of apartheid. There’s a lot of anti-Semitism out there,” she commented.

Johansson, who is Jewish, also was ambassador for Oxfam, but when the group demanded she break her ties with SodaStream, she stood up and said that the Israeli-based company does more for peace than anyone else by employing Palestinian Authority Arabs at equal wages with Israel.

BDS has unsuccessfully campaigned for a universal boycott of SodaStream, which gives people the opportunity to make soda in their own homes and add flavors instead of buying bottle carbonated drinks.

Johansson has been a lead punch in the stomach of the Boycott Israel crowd, which is not used to an apolitical figure, especially one from Hollywood, proving to the world that the anti-Zionist case is null and void.

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.


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17 Responses to “Scarlett Johansson: I’m Called ‘New Face of Apartheid’”

  1. BDS let 5 years old get married to old men

  2. Guy Peters says:

    Scarlett Johansson We Love You !!!

  3. Guy Peters says:

    Scarlett Johansson We Love You !!!

  4. Gene Strong says:

    Israel.should give Palestinans NO land
    And should.take.back all.of Jerusalem. And Gaza and west bank.

  5. Gene Strong says:

    Israel.should give Palestinans NO land
    And should.take.back all.of Jerusalem. And Gaza and west bank.

  6. Scarlett Johansson is the best!

  7. Great gal, gorgeous, bright and an excellent actress. We thank you and are proud of your actions.

  8. Great gal, gorgeous, bright and an excellent actress. We thank you and are proud of your actions.

  9. Roger Waters expects everyone just to believe the anti-semetic lie of BDS!

  10. So very nuanced…there’s too much undertaking here. It doesn’t seem to be the center of conceptual circumstance worthy of argue…

  11. What a HUGE Compliment to this fine young Lady – and no doubt having been recorded in the Annals of Heaven (Please, Dear Lord!)

  12. Alan Kardon says:

    Scarlett you are our hero. You rate right up there with David who slew Goliath. Thank you and God bless.

  13. A true Woman of Valor!

  14. Leta Lenik says:

    And they are the same old face of antisemitism.

  15. Neil Baxter says:

    Hollywood is a river of intolerance, racism, and evasion. They are unable to look in a mirror and see the beam in their own eyes.

  16. Shows again the foolish acts of the Palestinian Authority.

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