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PACBI: The Challenge for 2011: Start implementing the academic boycott of Israel If 2010 witnessed an exceptional growth of the global BDS movement, especially in the cultural and consumer products fields, one of the main challenges facing the movement in 2011 will be to start putting into effect concrete boycott measures

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Cultural Boycott, Palestinian Academia, Palestinian Organizing, Why Boycott?!

Stuttgart Declaration: Closing Document of Palestine Solidarity Conference

Stuttgart Declaration Closing Document of the Palestine solidarity conference “Separated in the past – together in the future”. Stuttgart, 26-28 November 2010 Equality – or nothing (Edward W. Said) From 26-28 November 2010, over 200 participants came together for a

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, German Organizing, Sanctions, Why Boycott?!

Towards accountability: John Dugard interviewed

Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 5 October 2010 Last month, Professor John Dugard, former UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, chaired a meeting on universal Jurisdiction in the Hague. The Electronic Intifada contributor Adri Nieuwhof

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Propaganda and Israel/Palestine: The War is On

Poor CAMERA…so victimized, so lonely. Tell the President and Provost of Boston University you are alarmed that they are welcoming a group of apologists for Israeli war crimes!

Posted in Boycott, Boycott News, Divestment, U.S. Academica, U.S. Organizing, Why Boycott?!

Is boycotting Israel anti-Semitic?

Sherry Wolf, a member of the International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network, responds to claims from supporters of Zionism that criticism of Israel–and in particular, the movement for boycott, divestment and sanctions against it–is “anti-Semitic.” October 7, 2010 ISRAEL’S SUPPORTERS wield the

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‘World must boycott Israel now’

Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:49PM Interview with Adie Mormech, human rights activist Israel’s Navy has intercepted the British-flagged aid boat “Irene” heading for Gaza just miles from the besieged territory. Israeli warships escorted the vessel to the port city of

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It Takes a Cynic: ‘If I Were Not Obama, I Would Be Diogenes’

Cynics would critically understand the realities of the Palestinian-Israeli crises. By Dallas Darling As a lawyer and one time activist, President Barack Obama should not have lashed out at the Cynics when he asked the United Nations General Assembly and

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