BDS


Five U.S. Activists Barred Entry Under Anti-BDS Law

Five U.S. Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders were barred from entering Israel under a new law that prohibits entry to Israel by foreign activists who advocate a boycott of the country. Interior…

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MLA Profs Vote to Reject BDS

Professors of languages and literature of the Modern Language Association (MLA) have voted to reject the boycott of Israeli universities. MLA members voted decisively — 1,954 to 885 — in…

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Lancet Reverses Anti-Israel Policy

President Reuven Rivlin was presented on Thursday with a special issue of the prestigious medical journal, The Lancet, dedicated to Israel’s healthcare system and medical innovations in the country. The…

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Dallas Bank Shuts Down BDS Account

In what may be the first case of a U.S. bank closing down an account due to boycotting of Israel, Dallas-based bank Comerica said it will terminate the account of…

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Rockland Bans Israel Boycotters From County Business

The Rockland County legislature voted unanimously Tuesday night to require individuals or companies seeking to do business with the county to submit a certificate declaring that they do not engage…

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Kansas Passes Anti-BDS Bill

Kansas is on the path to join a growing number of states who won’t award contracts to companies waging an “economic attack” on Israel via the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and…

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Anti-BDS Conference Fills U.N. General Assembly

The U.N. General Assembly Hall, a hotbed of anti-Israel propaganda, was filled on Wednesday with over 2,000 diplomats and activists for a conference against the boycott, divestment and sanction (BDS)…

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BDS Co-Founder Arrested for Tax Evasion

A co-founder of the BDS movement was detained briefly by Israeli authorities on charges of tax evasion Wednesday, was banned from leaving the country and his passport was taken from…

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Senator Schumer Announces Support Of Anti-BDS Bill

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) announced Wednesday that he is co-sponsoring a bi-partisan bill, introduced by U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Marco Rubio (R-FL), to combat the boycott,…

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New York State Senate Passes Anti-BDS Measure

The New York Senate voted on Wednesday to withhold state university funding from any student group calling for a boycott of Israel or other “allied nations.” Supporters of the measure…

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Yehuda and Shomron Thriving Despite BDS

Business in Yehudah and Shomron is thriving, despite the global boycott campaign against products manufactured in the region, according to a report on Ynet Thursday. Demand for products is stronger…

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BDS Activist Denied Entry to Israel

In a first such move, Israel has denied entry to a foreign activist involved in efforts to boycott Israel. Israel’s public security and interior ministers said on Tuesday that they…

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