UK activists are gearing up to pressure the UK government and British companies to end all relationships with Israeli arms companies and to end all forms of military cooperation with Israel
The appeal is one of the most widely endorsed statements by European organizations on Palestine to date.
The University of California at Los Angeles is the sixth of nine undergraduate campuses in the UC system to call for divestment
The referendum, which garnered 86% approval, generated the largest voter turnout in the history of the university.
But SodaStream set to benefit from Israel’s displacement of Palestinians in Naqab
The blacklisted companies include some of the top corporate targets of the BDS movement, such as Veolia, Volvo, Heidelberg Cement, Dexia, Pizzarotti and Alstom
The Jordan BDS Movement, known in Arabic as Alurdun Tuqate’, has published a statement calling for a boycott of Israel that has been signed by more than 60 civil society organisations
“The recent military assault on the Gaza Strip by Israel is only the latest reminder that the world’s governments and mainstream media do not hold Israel accountable for its violations of international law,” the statement notes
Public pressure appears to have forced the Italian government to exclude the Israeli military from joint military exercises it was due to take part in
The Block the Boat coalition of Los Angeles claimed another victory, delaying an Israeli cargo ship for more than 34 hours