All Articles on BDS

Prominent international critics have called Israel’s Jews-only settlements, as well as segregated roads and other infrastructure, a form of apartheid.  (Photo: The West Bank settlement of Givat Zeev is pictured in late December, 2016) Views
UN Publishes List of Companies Profiting from Israel’s Illegal Settlements in Palestine
Prominent international critics have called Israel’s Jews-only settlements, as well as segregated roads and other infrastructure, a form of apartheid.
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At this point, sticking to the two-state vision—an impossible solution—simply means the continuation of occupation, colonisation and apartheid. (Photo: Alex Christy/Flickr) Views
One State: A Vision for Palestinians That Is Not Trump's
We need to move away from the idea of a two-state solution and embrace the vision of one secular, democratic state.
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Netanyahu and Trump at the White House, Jan. 27, 2020. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Palestinians Brace for the Worst Ahead of Trump’s 'Peace Plan'
It is largely understood that the deal will be heavily pro-Israel.
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Rep. Rashida Tlaib addressing the House of Representatives on H.Res.326. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
The Last Decade Brought the Conflict to the U.S., and That Is Progress
Mainstream politicians are talking about BDS and Zionism. A portion of the Democratic Party is firmly committed to Palestinian human rights, because the Democratic base is demanding it.
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"Over the past 16 years, Israel’s army has killed on average 11 children a month." (Photo: Alberto Hugo Rojas/flickr/cc) Views
A Decade in Review: Palestinians Who Stood Out, and Took a Stand, Over the Last 10 Years
While the political situation often seems bleak and hopeless, these Palestinians, these changemakers, continue to try to make a difference, no matter how big or small, in the hopes that they can do better for their community.
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Memorials outside the Tree of Life synagogue, Pittsburgh. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Trump’s Judaism Order Has Nothing to Do With Fighting Anti-Semitism
The man who called neo-Nazis "very fine people" has no business defining anti-Semitism for the rest of us.
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Leaked Draft of Trump Anti-Semitism Executive Order Raises Concerns About Campuses Cracking Down on Critics of Israel
One critic said, "it's an obvious attempt to kill the BDS 'Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions' movement."
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Brown University Committee Votes in Favor of Divesting From Companies Complicit in Human Rights Abuses in Palestine
The vote comes eight months after 69 percent of student voters supported a referendum to divest from companies profiting from military occupation.
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Human Rights Watch's Israel and Palestine director Omar Shakir sits at his office in the West Bank city of Ramallah on May 9, 2018. News
'What Fascism Looks Like': Israeli High Court Upholds Expulsion of Human Rights Watch Director Omar Shakir Over Alleged BDS Support
"The perpetuation of the occupation continues to mean the silencing of criticism."
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A Palestinian student takes a selfie during his graduation ceremony at the end of the academic year on May 20, 2016 at Birzeit University in the West Bank town of Birzeit, near Ramallah. / AFP / ABBAS MOMANI (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Boycotts, Benjamins, and America’s University Leaders
The current boycott is not a denial of academic freedom, but rather an exercise of it by scholars from around the world who choose not to collaborate with Israeli state institutions complicit in Israel’s apartheid policies.
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