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Barnard Student Vote to Divest Heats Up: Alumnae Petition Board to Reject Referendum

“By presenting a nuanced and complex issue as one-sided and simple, [the student government association] has biased the student body and failed in its duty to act as a neutral arbiter.”

Barnard Students Vote to Divest from Israel

Student groups for the Boycott, Divest & Sanctions campaign (BDS) against Israel worked hard to convince students of the justice of their cause, as did those who opposed it.

Roger Waters: Syrian Chemical Attack ‘Fake News’

"The White Helmets are a fake organization that exists only to create propaganda for the jihadists and terrorists," Waters asserted.

50 Hollywood Execs to Netflix: Ignore BDS, Keep Fauda Going

"We at Creative Community For Peace (CCFP) want you to know that we stand behind you and Netflix in the face of this blatant attempt at artistic censorship.”

BDS Threatening Netflix Lawsuit over Israeli Thriller ‘Fauda’

The BDS letter mentions that the series’ creators, Lior Raz and Avi Issacharoff, are themselves veterans of IDF special forces, and “support the machinery of the occupation, Israeli colonialism and apartheid.”

New Higher Education Code: No Politics, No Calls for Boycott

The code also prohibits discrimination against faculty in hiring and in promotions based on their politics.

Spanish BDS Suing Jewish Group for ‘Intimidation’ over Resisting Boycott

"We were expelled 500 years ago, but that will not happen again. Not under our watch."

A First: Knesset Bans Arab MKs from BDS-Funded Flights

These rules were added following a decision taken two months ago by the House Committee under then chairman MK Yoav Kish (Likud).

Israeli Supreme Court President: BDS Not Entitled to Freedom of Speech

"The imposition of legal sanctions is proportionate when the state is interested in defending itself against a boycott of civilians," the justice said.

Lorde’s Florida Concert May be Cancelled Due to Her Boycott of Israel

Lorde may soon discover that embracing BDS comes with a price tag.

Diplomats from Poland, Turkey Skip Israeli Ceremony to Honor ‘Righteous Gentiles’

"Israel works closely with our partners around the world to defend and reveal the truth about the Holocaust. We expect to do that with every country, including Poland."

Norwegian MP Nominates BDS for Nobel Peace Prize

Moxnes claims that Norway’s asylum policy is far too strict, and argues for removing all obstacles facing asylum seekers.

DOJ Announces Settlement with Z STREET Over Improper IRS Treatment

"It is thrilling to actually wrestle the IRS to the ground and force it to admit that Z STREET was targeted because we support Israel and the right of Jews to live everywhere."

UNHRC Releases Report Without Anti-Israel Blacklist – For Now

Danon: “On the day the UN is marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the UNHRC has chosen to publicize information about the number of companies operating in Israel.”

Danish Opposition Pushing Back FM’s Pro-Israel Decisions

The leftwing parties in the Danish parliament claim that the foreign minister has surrendered to an Israeli dictate.

Irish Senate Mulls Bill Criminalizing Trade With Post-1967 Israeli Communities

If enacted, the law could create a serious dilemma for leading U.S. firms with Irish subsidies who will have to face a choice between violating Irish law or violating the U.S. Export Administration Regulations.

Amnesty UK Kills Event over Featured Speaker Who Opposes BDS

JLC Chair Jonathan Goldstein said in a statement that "it is disgraceful that a Jewish charity is barred from the offices of Amnesty International UK."

Knesset Committee to Ban MKs’ BDS-Funded Trips Abroad

Committee chairman MK Kisch clarified that MKs would not be barred from paying visits to these organizations, but only at their own expense.

Survey Shows BDS Groups Furious at Being Blacklisted

A French organization wrote, “We will not be able to reach the youth organization with which we collaborate in the West Bank. We won’t be able to coordinate projects… This is Israel’s way of silencing us.”

Worst Groups on Israel’s Anti-BDS List

Minister Gilad Erdan: “The boycott organizations need to know that the State of Israel will act against them and not allow them entry to harm our citizens.”

Shaked Suspends Committee Deliberations Over Ariel University Disagreement

Critics warned the measure would detract from the status of Israel’s more established universities and "would turn the entire Israeli academia into an active partner in the 'occupation.'"

Israeli Government Publishes Full Anti-BDS Blacklist

“The boycott organizations need to know that the State of Israel will act against them and not allow them entry to harm our citizens."

Israel’s Anti-BDS Blacklist to be Enforced Beginning in March

Erdan’s ministry will work with the Interior Ministry to block those on the blacklist from entering Israel.

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