"Their actions only further hostility and dampen hope for peace, which all of us so urgently desire."
Emma Watson, famous for her role as Hermione in the Harry Potter film series, expressed her solidarity with "Palestine" on Instagram.
52 intellectuals claim that the IMA is "betraying its intellectual mission" by "normalizing" and "standardizing" cooperation with Israel.
The unanimous vote by the 7-member Illinois Investment Policy Board followed a 90-day review.
The global conglomerate continues to come under fire after ice-cream maker Ben & Jerry’s boycott decision.
On Dec. 2, the LSGA passed a resolution that calls on CUNY to cut all ties with companies that “aid in or profit from Israeli colonization, occupation and war crimes.”
“This is not the first time Duke has faced incidents of anti-Semitism on its campus.”
BDS leader Omar Barghouti opposes a Palestinian State alongside the State of Israel. He doesn't want the State of Israel there at all.
The NGO-Monitor report was published ahead of a special Knesset conference on the de-legitimization of Israel.
The treasurers of Arizona, Idaho, Oklahoma, Nebraska, West Virginia, Louisiana and Mississippi sent a letter to Unilever CEO Alan Jope and the company’s board of directors on Thursday demanding that it override its subsidiary Ben & Jerry’s decision on the issue.
University of Toronto Amends Anti-Semitic BDS Motion, Makes Exception for Pro-Israel Kosher Caterers
The student union at a branch of the University of Toronto said it will modify a ban on kosher food that is part of a resolution endorsing the BDS movement against Israel.
“I think it is an embarrassment to society,” said Rabbi Nechemia Deitsch, director of Chabad of Midtown in Toronto, which services the student population. “The fact that there is this hatred in the air is due completely to a lack of education.”
“A requirement that providers of food as a religious accommodation be required to apply for an exemption, or even be asked about their views about issues elsewhere in the world is unacceptable,” said Gertler’s statement.
Thank God for the DSA, maybe there's hope for the GOP to take back both houses next November?
US law professor Eugene Kontorovich stated that the ECJ’s ruling “is putting a new ‘Yellow Star’ on Jewish-made products.”
The meeting took place on the sidelines of the 2021 Federalist Society conference and included remarks by Richard Goldberg, who drafted one of the first anti-BDS laws in 2015.
Goldreich signed a petition in March calling for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions in Judea and Samaria.
"Such boycotts as this will only result in increased economic hardships for actual Palestinians, such as myself."
Melissa Jean Swenson, you nailed it.
Virginia Tech’s Graduate and Professional Student Senate members implement the academic boycott on campus and in their own classrooms.
New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said Ben & Jerry’s decision violated his office’s policy against the BDS movement against Israel.
Fadah Jassem is being criticized for reposting anti-Israel tweets, as well as omitting Israel's flag in an introductory tweet about the countries in the Middle East.
“Instead of amplifying voices of coexistence trying to effect real change on the ground, those who support a boycott are only creating more division,” said Ari Ingel, director of Creative Community for Peace.
Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), who backs the BDS movement, has long accused Israel of mistreating "Palestinian" children.
The state pension fund's shares in Unilever were valued last September at $103.6 million.
The state will not divest itself of stocks it has already purchased, however.
The Im Tirtzu findings contradict NIF claims to donors that “it will not support organizations that call for and support a comprehensive boycott of the State of Israel.”
Raz and Touma-Sliman asked MEPs to fight “widespread displacement and forcible transfer of Palestinians” in Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.
“It is unfortunate that Netflix is giving a platform to directors who advocate division and bigotry in the arts of all places."
“The translation rights to my new novel are still available; if I can find a way to sell these rights that is compliant with the BDS movement’s institutional boycott guidelines, I will be proud to do so,” she said.