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Arguing "no one wants to party with apartheid," activists are urging a boycott of glitzy, kitschy, Eurovision Song Contest 2019, to be held this week in Tel Aviv. The diversity-themed event is part of Israel's brazen effort to "art-wash" its crimes against Palestinians, on the date of the Nakba yet. Besieged Gazans who know better have planned their own Gazavision show. Even as Israel bombs, kills, imprisons them and "does everything to silence our voices," they vow "we will continue to sing."