Updates from the palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC): Posted by Electronic Intifada

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Campaigners reject the agreement on principle, but are also challenging the economic arguments.

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Melman also confirms that Israel has strongly supported the push for legislation stigmatizing or curtailing the BDS movement in various Western countries.

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The city of Berkeley, California, has adopted a resolution to divest from private prison firms, including 

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Palestine solidarity activists in Saudi Arabia and neighboring Gulf states are expressing outrage after a Saudi delegation visited Israel to meet with senior officials.

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In August 2015, the 30,000-strong United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE) became the second national trade union in the US to endorse BDS. The US government agency that enforces trade union legislation has dismissed attempts by a pro-Israel lobby organisation to legally challenge the union's decision. 

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Israel's war of repression on BDS is being met with determined organising that exposes anti-BDS bills as undemocratic.

Update

The Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel has called for a boycott of this year’s conference of the International Network of Genocide Scholars (INoGS) in Jerusalem.

May 3, 2016