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- Stop Israeli Apartheid! Boycott, Embargo and Indictments
- Victorian College of the Arts students vote to boycott Israeli apartheid
- The ALA supports the Academic Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions.
- Yes, American Studies Includes Gaza
- Solidarity with Gaza: Statement by Palestinian performing art organizations
Effective BDS actions more important than ever to support Palestinians in Gaza and hold Israel to account July 10, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
The BDS movement calls on supporters of human rights to take effective actions, particularly in the shape of BDS campaigns, to show solidarity and pressure Israel to end its regime of occupation, colonialism and apartheid
Israel must be held accountable for its collective punishment of Palestinians July 3, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
Palestinian civil society salutes Presbyterians on divestment resolution June 21, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
BDS pressure forces G4S to distance itself from Israel's prison system June 17, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
George Soros funds and foundations must be held accountable for investments in Israeli violations of international law May 21, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
Belgian firm urged to abandon Israel port building project May 14, 2014 by Various
Does the term ‘apartheid’ fit Israel? Of course it does. May 26, 2014 by Saree Makdisi at Los Angeles Times
The question is not whether the term “apartheid” applies here. It is why it should cause such an outcry when it is used.
Some Reflections on BDS and Feminist Political Solidarity May 14, 2014 by Brenna Bhandar at Feminists@law
Solidarity with Anti-Apartheid Resistance in Post-Oslo Palestine April 5, 2014 by Haidar Eid
US Efforts to Curb Freedom of Speech on Israel and Palestine are of Grave Concern April 2, 2014 by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Israel’s War on American Universities | Common Dreams March 20, 2014 by BNC
Silicon Valley accord recycles myth of Israel’s green record March 12, 2014 by Charlotte Silver at Electronic Intifada
Friends of the Earth International, along with many other Civil Society Organisations, condemns the attacks against the besieged people of Gaza
Nobel peace laureates and celebrities call for military embargo on Israel July 19, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
A group of Nobel laureates and high profile artists and academics have issued a statement condemning Israel’s “inhumane and illegal” assault on Gaza and calling on governments to implement a military embargo on Israel
Fact sheet: The case for a military embargo on Israel July 19, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
Israel’s ability to launch such devastating attacks with impunity largely stems from the vast international military cooperation and trade that it maintains with complicit governments across the world
Palestine campaigners welcome Dublin City Council motion calling for end to attacks on Gaza and for arms embargo & trade sanctions on Israel July 18, 2014 by IPSC
Motion calls upon the Irish government to push for an arms embargo and trade sanctions on Israel.
17 EU members take action against corporate complicity with Israeli crimes July 7, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
At least 12 more European governments published online guidance warning firms of the risks involved in trade and other economic links with illegal Israeli settlements, bringing the total number of countries to publish such advice to 17
Largest US Protestant Church divests from Israeli prison contractor G4S June 13, 2014 by Palestinian BDS National Committee
The news follows a decision by the Gates Foundation to divest from G4S and the opening of an official UK government investigation into the company's activities in Palestine/Israel. BDS pressure has forced G4S to announce that it plans to end its activities inside Israel's prisons, albeit not until 2017.
G4S “to end” Israel prison contracts as pressure mounts over torture complicity June 12, 2014 by Ali Abunimah at Electronic Intifada
The news came as the Bill Gates Foundation confirmed it has completely divested from G4S. Campaigners are calling for continued action against G4S until it ends all involvement in Israel's prison system and occupation
Human Rights Groups Accuse NBC of Deceit About DIG Filming Locations in Occupied East Jerusalem June 5, 2014 by US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Human rights groups are accusing NBC of complicity in Israel’s violations of international law and human rights by filming its new series DIG in occupied East Jerusalem, after clearly stating that they would not do so
Gates Foundation sells down its shares in G4S May 29, 2014 by War on Want
In the face of worldwide pressure, the Gates Foundation has sold down its shares in the world’s largest Private Military and Security Company, G4S
Fifth University of California campus passes divestment motion May 29, 2014 by Nora Barrows-Friedman at Electronic Intifada
The student government at the University of California at Santa Cruz passed a divestment resolution early Wednesday morning.