Seventy-four Palestinians had been left unemployed after the company closed its West Bank factory under pressure from boycotters.
A Dartmouth professor whose appointment as dean of faculty caused controversy in right-wing pro-Israel circles has declined to accept the position.
Supporting the boycott of Israel is considered hate speech in France.
Israel’s abysmally low ranking in the Eurovision finals was blamed on the BDS movement by one leader in the Israeli music industry.
The Norwegian foreign minister responded on Twitter by saying the the government strongly opposed the vote.
The CSU-Long Beach student government passed a resolution calling for divestment from companies “profiting from Palestinian oppression.”
After student government held meetings on Passover to talk Israel divestment, reps behind the event were ordered to apologize for their actions.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott tied a decision by one of America’s largest banks to close an account to the state’s new law against BDS.
Playing ‘pro-Israel at any cost’ politics is dangerous and alienating for the Jewish community, strengthening harmful forces amongst our ranks.
— Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill banning state entities from dealing with businesses that boycott Israel or its settlements. Abbott signed the bill on Tuesday, which was Israel Independence Day, at the Jewish Community Center of Austin. “You can always count on Texas,” Abbott said at the signing ceremony. “Any anti-Israel policy…