Boycotts, Divestments and Sanctions (BDS)

How BDS Is Undermining Academic Freedom

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) was officially launched in 2005 in a statement whose author was identified as “Palestinian civil society.” Among the statement’s demands were these: that Israel end “its occupation and colonization of all Arab lands,”…

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The REAL history of the BDS movement

On December 4, 2016, I was a speaker at a national conference sponsored by the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA), held at Harvard Law School. The conference was co-hosted by HLS Alliance for Israel, and was titled…

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Leading establishment Jewish organizations in Europe, the United States and Israel called on the German Bank for Social Economy last week to pull the plug on its accounts held with groups that promote the boycott, divestment, sanctions campaign against Israel.…

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Hamas ❤ BDS

Hamas issued a statement on Tuesday that was completely in line with BDS – and then it went ahead and praised the BDS movement itself. Hamas stated that “normalization”with Israel is an “unforgivable crime” and that “the Palestinian people will not forgive…

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UNICEF funding BDS?

Canadian citizens issued a call to their government to stop funding the United Nations charity, UNICEF, after it was reported that donations intended for educational purposes were instead given to BDS organization and activists around the world. The Canadian citizens…

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