Boycott Israeli Goods, Divestment, Sanction
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 by Administrator
Professor Stephen Hawking is backing the academic boycott of Israel by pulling out of a conference hosted by Israeli president Shimon Peres in Jerusalem as a protest at Israel's treatment of Palestinians.
Wednesday, 13 July 2011 by Administrator
The Israeli parliament has violated the right to freedom of expression by approving a law that penalizes individuals and organizations that call for boycotting Israeli settlements in the West Bank, Human Rights Watch said today.
Tuesday, 12 July 2011 by Administrator
The flood of anti-democratic laws that were proposed, and partially implemented, by the current Knesset, elected in February 2009, constitute one of the darkest chapters in Israeli history. The opening salvo was provided by foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman's Yisrael Beitenu party with its Nakba law...
Sunday, 10 April 2011 by Administrator
Campaigners protesting outside the Leeds Civic hall during the full council meeting on 6th April to get Veolia excluded from council contract.
Monday, 17 January 2011 by Administrator
The pop-singer partner of Hollywood star Johnny Depp has cancelled a performance in Israel after she was targeted by pro-Palestinian campaigners calling on her to boycott.
Tuesday, 26 October 2010 by Administrator
Caterpillar, the Illinois-headquartered construction and farming equipment company, has said it will delay shipments of D9 bulldozers to Israel during the Rachel Corrie trial. Corrie, a pro-Palestinian activist from Washington state, was killed by an Israeli Defense Forces soldier who ran over her...
Monday, 18 October 2010 by Administrator
Mike Leigh has cancelled a trip to Israel in protest at the controversial loyalty oath bill.The British Jewish film director said he had been stupid and naïve to agree to teach a master class at Jerusalem’s Sam Spiegel Film and Television School and that he had no choice but to let his audience...