Abby Martin Banned From Speaking At US University For Refusing To Sign Pro-Israel Pledge

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Since 2014, 28 states, among those Georgia, have adopted anti-boycott laws, including five executive orders issued by governors. Former teleSUR presenter and creator of The Empire Files Abby [...]

The Bi-Partisan War Against The Palestinian Solidarity Movement

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

On Tuesday, the New York Times reported that President Trump is on the verge of signing an executive order that purportedly cracks down on antisemitism at college campuses. The move would [...]

The Trump Administration Has Declared War On The Palestine Solidarity Movement

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

On Tuesday, the New York Times reported that President Trump is on the verge of signing an executive order that purportedly cracks down on antisemitism at college campuses. The move would [...]

A BDS Campaign Tackles The Sports Industry In Portland — And Wins

By Olivia Katbi Smith, Truthout.org -

Boycotting for Palestinian rights works. A reporter broke the news in late September that the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team ended their partnership with Leupold & Stevens, which makes [...]

US Announces Illegal Israeli Settlements Are No Longer Illegal

By Staff, Middleeasteye.net -

The United States' announcement that Israel's settlements in the occupied West Bank are not "inconsistent with international law" has been met with widespread derision and rejection, with one [...]

Occupied Palestine: From BDS To ODS

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

We spent the last week in Occupied Palestinian Territory, commonly referred to as Israel, where we traveled around the country to visit communities in Jerusalem, Jaffa, Bethlehem, the West Bank, [...]

Universities Are Bowing To Israeli Pressure And Treating Protests Of Israel As A Hate-Crime

By Philip Giraldi, Americanfreepress.net -

The Israel lobby in the United States and its counterparts in Europe have been paying particular attention to curtailing the activities of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS). [...]

Political Upheaval Over Tlaib And Omar Shows The Power Of BDS

By Philip Weiss, Mondoweiss.net -

We are in the middle of a political upheaval on Israel/Palestine in the United States, and Americans who are concerned with Palestinian human rights live for these moments. They are the moments [...]

The Global Crackdown On BDS Is Not About Solidarity With Jews

By Rachel Hodes, Inthesetimes.com -

Israeli politics have moved into uncharted territory over the past several months, as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu found himself unable to form a coalition large enough to claim victory in [...]

US Judge Strikes Down Texas Anti-BDS Law

By Middle East Eye. -

A US federal judge has struck down a controversial Texas anti-boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) law, saying it violates freedom of speech under the country’s first amendment of the [...]

Ensuring People In The US Can Hear From A Palestinian Leader Of BDS

By Dr. James J. Zogby, Aaiusa.org -

I awakened early Wednesday to listen to a voicemail message from Omar Barghouti, a leading member of the Palestinian movement to Boycott, Divest, and Sanction (BDS) Israel. In the message, Omar [...]

US Denies Entry To BDS Cofounder Omar Barghouti

By Ola Salem, Al Jazeera. -

Washington, DC - A prominent Palestinian human rights activist and cofounder of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement was denied entry to the United States on Wednesday, despite [...]

Letter In Support Of Swarthmore SJP Students, Their BDS Campaign, And All Students Fighting For A Just World

By Staff, Mondoweiss.net -

We, the undersigned, affirm our unequivocal support for Swarthmore Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and their Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign at Swarthmore College. This [...]

Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against BDS Supporters

By Middle East Monitor, Mintpressnews.com -

In the court’s 20-page ruling, U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras wrote that the pro-Israeli group had “danced around key issues” and was unable to show that they had suffered enough monetary [...]

Twitter Up In Arms After Trudeau Says He’ll ‘Continue To Condemn BDS’

By Staff, Rt.com -

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has doubled down on his condemnation of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel in comments that have drawn the ire of Twitter [...]