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.
In the end, Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield are giving hypocrisy a bad name.
Hamas suggested that the Expo "promotes the weapons of the Occupation which it uses to kill the Palestinian nation."
Under Chapter 808, state law prohibits companies from refusing, terminating business or taking “any action that is intended to penalize, inflict economic harm on or limit commercial relations” with Israel.
Man plans, God laughs.
Unilever North America, which is based in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has 90 days to appeal the decision.
“The BDS movement goes beyond protection for Palestinians; it calls for death to Israel. I don’t know if you can have a conversation with someone when the opening salvo is you need to die,” said one of the Jewish speakers.
Fethi Nourine said he made the decision with the help of his coach in order to “support the Palestinian cause.”
Arizona's state Treasurer Kimberly Yee announced on Tuesday that the state of Arizona is completely divesting from Ben & Jerry's.
As part of Unilever's acquisition of Strauss Ice Cream, Unilever is allowed no say in the marketing of Ben & Jerry's in Israel, to avoid reducing competition.
Anuradha Mittal Who Spearheaded Ben & Jerry’s Boycott on Israeli Settlements Accused of Fiduciary...
"The Ben & Jerry's Foundation steered over $170,000 in grants to an anti-Israel nonprofit group run by one of its board directors."
"Anyone who stops selling their products in Israel will find that we have taken over his trademarks and rights."
Sen. Rick Scott called for a probe into whether or not Ben & Jerry’s recent decision violates the Export Administration Act of 1969.
Goldreich signed a petition on March 23 calling for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions in Judea and Samaria.
Shakir was deported from Israel in 2019 for his activity in pressuring companies and international organizations to join anti-Israel boycotts.
What is raising suspicions for some is the identity of one of the key players in the accusations against NSO.
Ben & Jerry’s brought in anti-Israel and anti-Zionist author Peter Beinart, who infamously called for the 'elimination' of Israel, to present the company's perspective to its store owners and franchisees.
Activists and community leaders will hand out educational materials about the BDS movement against Israel, in addition to free ice-cream.
According to Badil, supported by B&J board chair Mittal, "The Palestinian struggle for liberation is legitimate and all actions carried out against Israel for that purpose are therefore lawful.”
Franchisees operating 30 stores across the country, generating $23.3 million in combined annual revenue, say the company’s stance on Israel has damaged their bottom line.
Protesters waved PLO flags while chanting “There is only one solution: Intifada revolution” and “We don’t want no two states, we want all of it.”
“The second Ben & Jerry’s decided to discriminate against Israel, it affected Florida’s ability to make investments with its parent company,” said Jimmy Patronis, CFO of the State Board of Administration.
“Please continue to be assured that Maryland is committed to diversity and inclusion, and ardently opposes any form of discrimination based on religion, national origin, place of residence or ethnicity,” stated a letter by Maryland Secretary of State John C. Wobensmith.
If Unilever is found non-compliant, the state would have to divest from it and any of its subsidiaries.
“Discrimination against some Jews harms all Jews worldwide,” says El Rosado Group CEO Johnny Czarninski.
“Left-wing activists abuse country-of-origin labels in order to stigmatize products made in Israel.”