Dr. Alice Rothchild, author of “Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine” recounts her experience with attempts to suppress her freedom of speech at a speaking tour in Florida.
Michael Bennett’s refusal to become a tool of Israeli propaganda has arguably been the most explicitly political stance, to date, by a high profile athlete.
The NFL players’ boycott of the PR junket generated significant awareness for Palestinian human rights on social media
FIFA may somehow contrive to once again postpone a decision on Israeli human rights violations, but the issue isn’t going away and demands action.
Why a broad sporting boycott of Israel hasn’t emerged despite major successes for the movement in other arenas such as academia, entertainment, and business?
The minister was leading a delegation of Palestinian university representatives at the US-Palestinian Higher Education Dialogue.
The BOI’s measure was by no means unprecedented. More and more banks across Europe, including “in France, Germany, Austria and Britain” have closed “accounts of BDS-supporting organizations,” as well as personal accounts of those connected to Palestine.