The city was complying with a state law that requires all state contractors to certify that they are not participating in boycotts of Israel.
“You pick any divisive issue — it would be a breach of the transparency we expect of government to kick people like that when they’re down.”
Progressive senator Elizabeth Warren spoke out against the controversial bill aimed at outlawing boycotts of Israel.
Radiohead is facing pressure for an upcoming performance in Israel. Today, R.E.M’s Michael Stripe posted in support of the choice.
“Zio tears replenish my electrolytes!” the tweet read.
My plan was to teach my children to love Israel and introduce them to the harsh truths as they got older. But a new law passed by the Knesset may upend it all.
For months, the #GrabYourWallet campaign has boycotted retailers selling Trump labels.
It is true that both anti-Israel sentiment and organizations exist at UW, but these people and groups are a small minority when compared to the greater student body.
(JTA) – The city council of Tromso in Norway adopted a resolution calling on its residents to boycott products made in the West Bank, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan Heights. The resolution was adopted Wednesday, according to the municipality’s website. Seventeen members voted against the resolution, which stated that “the municipal council encourages Tromso Municipality’s residents to…
“The election didn’t create anti-Semitism and bigotry,” he said. “It just enabled what was always there.”