Monthly Archives: March 2010

Swedish fashion chain H&M under pressure

Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 31 March 2010 More than a year ago, several concerned Swedish organizations asked fashion chain H&M about its plans to extend its franchise to Israel. H&M’s management denied the rumors but refused to provide written

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Israel’s blood diamonds

Seán Clinton, The Electronic Intifada, 29 March 2010 Every year, consumers the world over unwittingly spend billions of dollars on diamonds crafted in Israel, thereby helping to fund one of the world’s most protracted and contentious conflicts. Most people are

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Coming to a Subway Near You! Land Day Action in San Francisco

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Report Back: Seattle asks Nordstrom to stop selling Ahava

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Montreal activists defy the cold to say NO to apartheid

A lively chant at the Montreal Land Day/BDS action, March 30, 2010 in front of “The Bay” that carries Ahava products manufactured in the illegal settlements in the Palestinian West Bank.

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Report Back: Another great flash mob, this time in the Netherlands

Follow Me, do as I do: Don’t buy Israeli Apartheid 30th of March, International BDS day. Utrecht, Netherlands Boycott Israeli products as long as Israel doesn’t comply with international law. Don’t do business as usual with a country that commits

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Alice Walker’s message on BDS Day of Action

Pulitzer Prize winning author Alice Walker message of support for BDS Alice Walker expresses her support for economic nonviolent action to pressure the Israeli government to uphold human rights and international law. This video was made during the week of

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