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BNC Statement on Israel’s Ongoing Campaign to Silence Omar Barghouti & Repress the BDS Movement

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 18:11
BNC Statement on Israel’s Ongoing Campaign to Silence Omar Barghouti & Repress the BDS MovementBNC StatementRight To Boycott

On Sunday morning, Israeli tax authorities barged into the home of Omar Barghouti, the prominent Palestinian human rights defender and co-founder of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. They detained and interrogated Omar and his wife Safa for 16 hours that first day and Omar is currently enduring a fourth day of interrogation.

March 22, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) Responds to New Israeli Database Targeting Israeli Citizens Who Support BDS

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 02:12
Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) Responds to New Israeli Database Targeting Israeli Citizens Who Support BDSUpdateRight To Boycott

March 21, 2017 — Today, Israel’s Minister of Strategic Affairs, Gilad Erdan, announced that his ministry seeks to create a new database of Israeli citizens who support the grassroots Boyco

March 21, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

The UN report Israel does not want you to read

Sat, 03/18/2017 - 19:43
The UN report Israel does not want you to readUpdateRight To Boycott

"The real news is that this time round, Israel, with all its influence in Washington, cannot put the genie back into the bottle."

March 18, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

New UN Report Confirms Israel is an “Apartheid” State, Calls for BDS

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:12
New UN Report Confirms Israel is an “Apartheid” State, Calls for BDSUpdateSanctions and governments

The Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC), the largest coalition in Palestinian society, has warmly welcomed as a “historic breakthrough” a report released today by the United Nations Economic a

March 16, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

Debating BDS: On Normalization and Partial Boycotts

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 22:34
Debating BDS: On Normalization and Partial BoycottsPACBI Statement

Two of the most important issues that arise in debating Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS), particularly in Western countries, are (A) whether or not Palestinians should be working with Israel

Cultural BoycottJanuary 4, 2012 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel

First Ever Italian Student Council Approves Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 21:22
First Ever Italian Student Council Approves Boycott of Israeli Academic InstitutionsIn the NewsAcademic Boycott

The Student Council of the University of Turin approved by wide majority (76%) a motion supporting the academic boycott of Israel. 

March 10, 2017 By:  Stop Technion Italia

FIFA Slammed by Human Rights Defenders for Failure to Expel Israeli Football Clubs Based in Illegal Settlements

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 10:00
FIFA Slammed by Human Rights Defenders for Failure to Expel Israeli Football Clubs Based in Illegal SettlementsPACBI StatementCultural Boycott

Palestinians call for the dissolution of the FIFA Monitoring Committee Israel-Palestine, used as cover for FIFA to prevent action on Israeli settlements. 

March 9, 2017 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel

“Racism and Racial Discrimination are the Antithesis of Freedom, Justice & Equality”

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 19:14
“Racism and Racial Discrimination are the Antithesis of Freedom, Justice & Equality”BNC StatementRight To Boycott

Statement of the Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) reiterating the BDS Movement’s Position against All Forms of Racism and Racial Discrimination

March 7, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

Palestinians urge Richard Gere to cancel his visit to Jerusalem

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 10:04
Palestinians urge Richard Gere to cancel his visit to JerusalemOpen LetterCultural Boycott

“We call on creative writers and artists to support our Palestinian and Israeli colleagues by endorsing the boycott call.

March 6, 2017 By:  PACBI

Radiohead: Do not lend your voice and art to oppression

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 00:54
Radiohead: Do not lend your voice and art to oppression PACBI StatementCultural Boycott

Palestinians urge Radiohead to cancel their 19 July concert in Israel and respect the cultural boycott picket line.

Please sign petition: https://actionsprout.io/AFAD07

March 5, 2017 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel

Israel and Palestine: Settler colonialism and academic freedom

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 15:43
Israel and Palestine: Settler colonialism and academic freedomIn the NewsAcademic Boycott

In the last ten years, an old scholarly paradigm that was used for the historical analysis of European settler movements in various parts of the worlds, and in different periods, resurfaced in the

March 1, 2017 By:  Ilan Pappé

UK Academics support free speech on Israel

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 15:33
UK Academics support free speech on IsraelIn the NewsAcademic Boycott

UK academics express dismay at the attempts to silence campus discussion about Israel, including its violation of the rights of Palestinians for more than 50 years.

March 1, 2017 By:  The Guardian

Why Hollywood has abandoned Brand Israel

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 21:39
Why Hollywood has abandoned Brand IsraelAnalysisCultural BoycottOscar nominees' refusal to be paid props for Brand Israel could reflect a desire to avoid a very polarised discussion. February 26, 2017 By:  Catherine Rottenberg

Marc Lamont Hill: Why I Applaud The NFL Players Who Spoke Out Against Israel

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 08:58
Marc Lamont Hill: Why I Applaud The NFL Players Who Spoke Out Against IsraelIn the NewsCultural BoycottIt is more important than ever that we stand in solidarity with communities fighting oppression. February 17, 2017 By:  Marc Lamont Hill

BDS Activists Score A First Victory In Ecuador

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 00:04
BDS Activists Score A First Victory In Ecuador UpdateStop G4S

Latin American research center drops security company complicit with Israeli violations of Palestinian human rights

February 20, 2017 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

More than half of NFL players booked for Israel PR trip withdraw

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 19:09
More than half of NFL players booked for Israel PR trip withdrawIn the NewsCultural Boycott

Six players scheduled to visit Israel withdraw from week-long trip and Michael Bennett accused Israeli government of using him for PR purposes.

February 15, 2017 By:  The Guardian

Palestinians thank Natalie Imbruglia for refusing to entertain Israeli apartheid

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 22:26
Palestinians thank Natalie Imbruglia for refusing to entertain Israeli apartheidPACBI StatementCultural Boycott

Palestinian artists, cultural organizations and human rights supporters welcome the Australian-British singer Natalie Imbruglia’s cancellation of her March performance in Tel Aviv.

February 14, 2017 By:  PACBI

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