Central Pacific Conference of the United Church of Christ calls for boycott and divestment from companies that profit from the Israeli occupation of Palestinian Territories
The Central Pacific Conference of the United Church of Christ has adopted a resolution calling for boycott and divestment from companies that profit from the Israeli occupation of Palestinian Territories. The resolution, which calls on church members and church financial … Continue reading
Over 640 Swiss artists and cultural actors demand that the Swiss Federal Council suspend military cooperation with Israel
640 Swiss artists and cultural actors published a public statement on the 23rd of September condemning the war crimes committed by Israel during its fifty-day-long assault on the Gaza Strip. The statement calls on the Swiss Council to suspend all … Continue reading
Take action against the plan to allow Israel to host games in Jerusalem during the UEFA European Football Championship in 2020
Six Nobel peace laureates and more than 90 celebrities and public figures are calling for a military embargo on Israel. Add your name to the call now
Trade unions object to collaboration with Israeli farming firms and institutions due to their role in the colonisation of Palestinian land
The following statement was published on the website of the People’s Books Cooperative in Milwaukee The People’s Books Cooperative in Milwaukee, Wisconsin recently decided to engage in a consumer and cultural boycott of Israel. See their statement on their website. “People’s … Continue reading
In a letter sent to EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, 35 members of the European Parliament have called EEAS (European External Action Service) to take action to discourage European businesses from doing business with illegal Israeli settlements
The following motion was passed by the Royal Institute of British Architects on March 19 2014.
As Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to present Israeli and Palestinian negotiators with yet another “framework” agreement, the Boycott, Divestment, Sanction movement (BDS) has been increasingly presented in the media as a legitimate social movement aimed at securing rights for Palestinians … Continue reading
The fundamental question we confront is whether legislatures should punish academic organizations for taking politically unpopular stands. The answer is no.