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Inauguration of H&M apartheid store

On 26 August 2010, H&M opened its fourth store in the apartheid state of Israel. To mark the occasion, BDS activists in Gothenburg, Sweden, on 8 September protested outside the local H&M flagship store. The protest theme was a satirical

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing

H&M will report price tag action to the police

Coup against H&M will be reported to the police 9 September 2010 [original report in Swedish] Criticized for establishment in Israel – Price tag calls for boycott HELSINGBORG. H&M is criticized for the decision to open stores in Israel and

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing

H&M Protests in Sweden on August 18th and 28th

On August 18th and 28th there were protests in Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden, against H&M’s continued establishment in Israel. Activists handed out flyers to customers and informed about H&M’s investment in an apartheid state – Kfar Saba is the fourth

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing

IKEA’s answer to the 12 August open letter

Statement from IKEA on 23 August 2010 IKEA® is for the many, respecting individuals with different views and opinions. IKEA® stands neutral on political, religious or ethnical views. It is unthinkable for us to exclude any individual or group of

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing

IKEA, international law outweighs local laws and rules

Statement by the Palestine Solidarity Association of Sweden Original statement in Swedish Open letter to IKEA: On 23 June, Swedish Radio revealed that IKEA Israel delivers goods to Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. By delivering furniture to settlements,

Posted in Boycott, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing

Call for action: Protest on August 18th and 26th against H&M

H&M is doing it again! H&M’s establishment in Israel is continuing. A new men’s department is opening in H&M’s store in Haifa on the 18th of August and on the 26th of August they are opening their fourth store, this

Posted in Boycott, Economic Boycott, Swedish Organizing, Take Action

(BDS) Yosef Daher, Jerusalem Inter-church Centre: “To resist the sin, to resist the occupation”

Yosef Daher: “We call our brothers and sisters abroad and the other chuches to go for boycott. Personally and individually, and then convencing the churches, and the churches to convence their governments..” Yosef Daher / Yusef Daher is the coordinator

Posted in Boycott, Church Organizing, Divestment, Sanctions, Swedish Organizing