Disney Heir Says No to Stolen Beauty

by
Abby Zimet

In a high-profile lift to the BDS movement, Abigail Disney, whose grandfather and great-uncle founded Disney, says she will divest from the Israeli cosmetics firm Ahava, which sources Dead Sea minerals, because she "cannot in good conscience profit from (the)...‘plunder’ or ‘pillage’ of occupied natural resources." Disney says she will donate her investment of 18.5% of Ahava and its profits to groups "working to end this illegal exploitation."

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