Category Archives: BDS

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UCLA student council passes DIVESTMENT from Israel’s human rights violations in a landslide vote

USAC passes divestment resolution with 8-2-2 vote More than 250 students attended the USAC meeting Tuesday night to voice their opinions to council regarding the divestment resolution. (Joseph Chan/Daily Bruin)  – November 18, 2014  – By Kendal Mitchell and Joseph

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UCLA student council passes DIVESTMENT from Israel’s human rights violations in a landslide vote

USAC passes divestment resolution with 8-2-2 vote More than 250 students attended the USAC meeting Tuesday night to voice their opinions to council regarding the divestment resolution. (Joseph Chan/Daily Bruin)  – November 18, 2014  – By Kendal Mitchell and Joseph

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Canberra Times Op-Ed: BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts

BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts November 14, 2014 Melissa Parke An Israeli flag flies on a hill near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Elazar. Photo: Reuters It is telling that  Peter Wertheim and Alex Ryvchin  (“Labor

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Canberra Times Op-Ed: BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts

BDS a legitimate means of advancing peace efforts November 14, 2014 Melissa Parke An Israeli flag flies on a hill near the West Bank Jewish settlement of Elazar. Photo: Reuters It is telling that  Peter Wertheim and Alex Ryvchin  (“Labor

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Ilan Pappe: A democratic state in all of Palestine is possible – The Palestinian movement should change direction

Ilan Pappe: A democratic state in all of Palestine is possible – The Palestinian movement should change direction 03 Oct 2014 Posted by freehaifa   (This report was translated from the Hebrew original.) The invitation to the lecture by historian Ilan

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Ilan Pappe: A democratic state in all of Palestine is possible – The Palestinian movement should change direction

Ilan Pappe: A democratic state in all of Palestine is possible – The Palestinian movement should change direction 03 Oct 2014 Posted by freehaifa   (This report was translated from the Hebrew original.) The invitation to the lecture by historian Ilan

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U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS Liberal professors say they are becoming increasingly marginalized and threatened by the boycott movement. ‘Academics have surrendered themselves to slogans on the Israeli-Palestinian issue’ warns one. NEW YORK – The BDS

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U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS

U.S. academics bemoan ‘rigged’ fight in battle against BDS Liberal professors say they are becoming increasingly marginalized and threatened by the boycott movement. ‘Academics have surrendered themselves to slogans on the Israeli-Palestinian issue’ warns one. NEW YORK – The BDS

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Peter Slezak on BDS and its critics

BDS and its critics Peter Slezak   Berlin pavement memorial to four of the 6 million   There has been a shameless tendency to exploit the memory of the Holocaust to silence criticism of Israel. By playing on deep sensitivity

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Peter Slezak on BDS and its critics

BDS and its critics Peter Slezak   Berlin pavement memorial to four of the 6 million   There has been a shameless tendency to exploit the memory of the Holocaust to silence criticism of Israel. By playing on deep sensitivity

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Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they?

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they? Philip Weiss on August 29, 2014 Peter Beinart has a column in Haaretz calling on American Jews who believe in the two-state

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Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they?

Beinart urges young Jews to get arrested in the West Bank for the sake of Zionism. Will they? Philip Weiss on August 29, 2014 Peter Beinart has a column in Haaretz calling on American Jews who believe in the two-state

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NYT: With Gaza War, Movement to Boycott Israel Gains Momentum in Europe

With Gaza War, Movement to Boycott Israel Gains Momentum in Europe By STEVEN ERLANGERAUG. 28, 2014 LONDON — A branch of Sainsbury’s grocery store removed kosher products from its shelves, it said, to prevent anti-Israel demonstrations. The Tricycle Theater in

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NYT: With Gaza War, Movement to Boycott Israel Gains Momentum in Europe

With Gaza War, Movement to Boycott Israel Gains Momentum in Europe By STEVEN ERLANGERAUG. 28, 2014 LONDON — A branch of Sainsbury’s grocery store removed kosher products from its shelves, it said, to prevent anti-Israel demonstrations. The Tricycle Theater in

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My plea to the people of Israel: Liberate yourselves by liberating Palestine, by Desmond Tutu

My plea to the people of Israel: Liberate yourselves by liberating Palestine Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, in an exclusive article for Haaretz, calls for a global boycott of Israel and urges Israelis and Palestinians to look beyond their leaders for

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My plea to the people of Israel: Liberate yourselves by liberating Palestine, by Desmond Tutu

My plea to the people of Israel: Liberate yourselves by liberating Palestine Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, in an exclusive article for Haaretz, calls for a global boycott of Israel and urges Israelis and Palestinians to look beyond their leaders for