Laws Targeting Israel Boycotts Fail First Legal Test

By Vera Eidelman, Aclu.org -

Issuing the first decision of its kind, a federal judge today blocked enforcement of a Kansas law targeting boycotts of Israel, ruling in an ACLU lawsuit that the First Amendment protects the [...]

Some Pipeline Foes Speak, Others Boycott At Hearing In Hancock

By Mike Lewis, Heraldmailmedia.com -

HANCOCK — As people spoke against a proposed natural-gas pipeline during a hearing in Hancock on Monday, other foes gathered outside to boycott the proceedings. More than 60 people attended the [...]

Boycott Driscoll’s This Week In Support Of Workers

By the Boycott Driscolls Campaign, www.popularresistance.org -

From the Boycott Driscolls Campaign. The 80,000 farmworkers in San Quintin, Baja California (Mexico), who are fighting for a collective-bargaining agreement with BerryMex, the Mexican subsidiary [...]

Governor, Mayors Boycott US Base Ceremony In Okinawa

By Staff, www.english.ryukyushimpo.jp -

By Staff of Ryukyu Shimpo - Kadena Air Base’s 18th Wing held a change of command ceremony on the morning of July 10, with Col. Case Cunningham relieving Brig. Gen. Barry R. Cornish. Kadena Town [...]

Boycott Indonesia For West Papua Independence

By Ecoterra, www.popularresistance.org -

By Ecoterra. In addition to the official petition (please see below and sign up) addressed to the United Nations and the international community, ECOTERRA Intl. and friends of Peoples close to [...]

Boycott Wendy’s

By Staff, www.allianceforfairfood.org -

By Coalition of Immokalee Workers. For over three years, farm workers and consumers have been demanding that Wendy’s join its major competitors – Taco Bell, McDonald’s, Subway and Burger King – [...]

NAACP Calls For Boycott Of North Carolina

By Staff, www.naacp.org -

By Staff of NAACP - RALEIGH, NC—The NAACP Board of Directors announced a resolution calling for the discussion of the first steps of an international economic boycott of the state of North [...]

Boycott’s Work, Make CEO’s Nervous

By Jennifer Kaplan, www.bloomberg.com -

By Jennifer Kaplan for Bloomberg - The president himself urged consumers to boycott brands while on the campaign trail, including Macy’s Inc. and Oreo cookies. More recently, he upbraided [...]

Rev. Barber Calls For Boycott In NC After GOP Power Grab

By Amanda Terkel, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Amanda Terkel for The Huffington Post - The Rev. William Barber, head of the North Carolina NAACP and a leading voice on civil rights, is calling for a national economic boycott of his state [...]

Launching Injustice Boycott In Standing Rock, San Francisco, And NYC

By Shaun King, www.medium.com -

By Shaun King for Medium - It’s an organized resistance, driven by local people and activists, supported by passionate believers all over the country and around the world. Just as the Montgomery [...]

How We Boycott Injustice And Police Brutality In America

By Shaun King, www.nydailynews.com -

By Shaun King for the NY Daily News. The protests build awareness, be they on the football field, the basketball court, the soccer pitch, or in the streets — but they don’t build the political [...]

Cast Your Vote: Which Corporation Most Deserves A Boycott?

By Emma Niles, www.truthdig.com -

By Emma Niles for Truth Dig - It was another busy week in the election cycle, but presidential campaigns were overshadowed largely by a renewed focus on racial inequality and police violence, [...]

‘Travesty’: Nestlé Outbids Another Town For Control Of Local Water Supply

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Corporate giant Nestlé continued its privatization creep on Thursday as it won approval to take over another Canadian community's water supply, claiming it [...]

Criticism Of Police Boycott In Response To Kaepernick’s Protest

By Staff, www.vanmeetsworld.wordpress.com -

By Staff of Van Meets World - I am not really big on sports. But I have been following the controversy around Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem as a form of protest [...]

WNBA Players Boycott After Being Fined For Wearing BLM Shirts

By Rob Wile, www.fusion.net -

By Rob Wile for Fuse - On Thursday morning, the WNBA levied fines against three teams and their players for donning uniforms worn to protest the recent spate of police killings of black people. [...]

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