Despite all the brouhaha surrounding Israel’s decision to bar supporters of BDS from entry, it actually makes perfect sense
I was banned from a flight to Israel because of my support for BDS. Here’s my story.
Sadly, what began as an evening at the theatre for our editor in chief has turned into a political statement. This and more in Jane Looking Forward.
Boycotts of the Jewish state and pervasive anti-Semitism are not the ways to win over Jewish hearts and minds.
In the Trump era we need more discourse, not less. So why do many of us on the cultural left support boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel?
“We cannot state this strongly enough: the bill does not ‘punish U.S. persons based solely on their expressed political beliefs.’”
“Radiohead didn’t just change me, it changed the way a lot of people thought about music.”
“this makes me so damn sad,” one person tweeted in response.
— An influential progressive political action committee denounced a bipartisan measure targeting boycotts of Israel and its settlements. M…
The bill, which was written with the help of AIPAC, would fine companies who comply with boycotts of Israel sponsored by international organizations.