What Were The Top BDS Victories Of 2021?

By Nora Barrows-Friedman, The Electronic Intifada. -

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 was a year of accelerated boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaigning, successful grassroots actions and significant legal victories for [...]

‘Block The Boat’ Hits New Jersey

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss. -

Last weekend activists activists held an action at a port in Elizabeth, New Jersey, attempting to block an Israeli-operated cargo ship from unloading. The Haifa-based shipping company ZIM has [...]

UAE Company Cracks Down On ‘Block The Boat’ Picket Line In Canada

By Marion Kawas, Mondoweiss. -

A small town in northern British Columbia was recently the backdrop for a chilling display of how Emirati influence and power can be used to attempt to suppress popular support for Palestine. On [...]

Israeli Apartheid Not Welcome In Canadian Ports #BlocktheBoat

By Canada Palestine Association. -

In recent weeks, people of conscience in Canada watched in horror as the Israeli regime ruthlessly targeted Palestinians from all regions of historic Palestine. What started as a popular movement [...]

Protesters Prevent Israeli Container Ship From Docking

By Matt Allen, CBC News. -

An Israeli container ship was prevented from docking Monday at the Prince Rupert, B.C., port after a group of about 10 protesters — whose aim is to block Israel from shipping goods to North [...]

BDS Is Gaining Momentum With #BlockTheBoat Actions

By Yoav Litvin, Truthout. -

A community picket line in support of Palestinian rights and liberation has succeeded in delaying a vessel operated by Israel’s largest cargo shipping company from docking at the Seattle Port for [...]

Protesters At Port Of Oakland Declare Win In Israeli Cargo Boycott

By Rick Hurd, East Bay Times. -

Hundreds of picketers and protesters marched Friday morning in front of the Port of Oakland to keep cargo on an Israeli ship from being delivered. Approximately 1,000 people from the Arab [...]

Bay Area Activists Again Prevent Unloading Of Israeli Ship

By Charlotte Silver, www.electronicintifada.net -

Earlier this month, the Block the Boat coalition that had staged August’s port shutdownannounced plans that they would be holding another action at the port on 25 October. But some members within [...]

Schedules For ‘Block The Boat’ & Other Info

By 1newsjunkie, www.1newsjunkie.blogspot.com -

ALL USA Activists! Heres a comprehensive guide to all #BlockTheBoat Ship - ZIM schedules, maps, tools, guidelines #gaza Hello! This is a care package for anyone interested in helping to [...]

How Oakland Organized The Block The Boat Action

By Hyphenated Republic, www.hyphenatedrepublic.wordpress.com -

In August, 2014, an ad hoc coalition and ever-changing group of autonomous activists prevented the Zim Piraeus from offloading for four days and caused subsequent entanglements that prevented the [...]