Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) is a Palestinian-led movement for freedom, justice and equality. BDS upholds the simple principle that Palestinians are entitled to the same rights as the rest of humanity.
Industry leaders cite decline in willingness to purchase military products from Israel
New briefing highlights how military cooperation and trade with Israel assists Israel’s brutal repression of Palestinian protests
Israeli military exports this year could decline to just 53% of their level in 2012 and “less desire for Israeli-made products” is a key factor, according to a letter from Israel’s four largest military companies.
UPDATE: Campaigners opposing #apartheidRoundTables invite you to join a twitter storm TODAY, 2nd November 2015, to intensify pressure on the international restaurants participating in this Israeli-government sponsored initiative. You can tweet throughout the day. The campaign has released a new "pepper spray" meme that you can use in your tweets (see at the bottom).
As a new generation of Palestinians is marching on the footsteps of previous generations, rising up against Israel’s brutal, decades-old regime of occupation, settler colonialism and apartheid, four Colombian film festivals join the cultural boycott against Israel’s regime.
Last week, the Palestinian BDS National Committee called for a wave of actions and protests in solidarity with the Palestinian popular resistance and for action to pressure governments, institutions and corporations to end their role in Israel’s crimes.