Let’s Push PUMA Over to the Right Side of History. Global Day of Action, February 12

Let’s Push PUMA Over to the Right Side of History. Global Day of Action, February 12Action AlertJoin groups around the world for the Global Day of Action on February 12 and regular rolling protests as we step up pressure on PUMA to ends its partnership with Israeli apartheid. Boycott PumaJanuary 14, 2022 By:  Palestinian Campaign … Continue reading “Let’s Push PUMA Over to the Right Side of History. Global Day of Action, February 12”

Jack Lang’s Colonial Attack on Arab Intellectuals: Hiding Complicity with Israeli Colonialism & Apartheid

Jack Lang’s Colonial Attack on Arab Intellectuals: Hiding Complicity with Israeli Colonialism & ApartheidPACBI StatementL’attaque colonialiste de Jack Lang contre les intellectuels arabes pour dissimuler la complicité avec le colonialisme et l’apartheid israéliens   Cultural BoycottAcademic BoycottJanuary 13, 2022 By:  PACBI

Elbit Factory Sale is Another Step to End Israeli Apartheid

Elbit Factory Sale is Another Step to End Israeli ApartheidBNC StatementYears of grassroots campaigning against Elbit, including direct action, lobbying and grassroots education, in Oldham and elsewhere in the UK, have exposed the company’s direct complicity in Israeli war crimes and crimes against humanity perpetrated against Palestinians, particularly in the besieged Gaza Strip.   January 11, … Continue reading “Elbit Factory Sale is Another Step to End Israeli Apartheid”

#PACBIYearinReview 2021: An Unprecedented Year of Support for Palestinian Rights.

#PACBIYearinReview 2021: An Unprecedented Year of Support for Palestinian Rights. Update Cultural BoycottAcademic BoycottRight To BoycottApartheid Free ZonesTrade union solidarityRed Card IsraelBoycott PumaSay No to PinkwashingJanuary 11, 2022 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Palestinians Urge Dr. Ahmed El-Hady to Withdraw from Hebrew University Seminar

Palestinians Urge Dr. Ahmed El-Hady to Withdraw from Hebrew University SeminarUpdateFollowing the letter from Palestinian Students at Hebrew University, the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) urges Dr. El-Hady not to participate in event at complicit Israeli university partially built on stolen Palestinian land in occupied East Jerusalem.   Academic BoycottJanuary 5, … Continue reading “Palestinians Urge Dr. Ahmed El-Hady to Withdraw from Hebrew University Seminar”

The BDS Movement Affirms its Full Support for Administrative Detainees’ Boycott of Israeli Courts

The BDS Movement Affirms its Full Support for Administrative Detainees’ Boycott of Israeli CourtsBNC StatementThe Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) calls for boycotting apartheid Israel’s complicit court system on all cases related to the policy of administrative detention. January 4, 2022 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

The BDS Movement Affirms Its Full Support With Administrative Prisoners Boycotting Israeli Courts

The BDS Movement Affirms Its Full Support With Administrative Prisoners Boycotting Israeli CourtsBNC StatementThe Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) calls for boycotting apartheid Israel’s complicit court system on all cases related to the policy of administrative detention. January 4, 2022 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

With Desmond Tutu’s departure humanity has lost a prophet of justice and peace

With Desmond Tutu’s departure humanity has lost a prophet of justice and peaceBNC Statement”Following you, Arch, we shall never accept “more comfortable” chains. We shall always insist on breaking them altogether so we can live in freedom and dignity”. December 27, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Join Palestinian women in speaking out against Israel’s apartheid Miss Universe pageant

Join Palestinian women in speaking out against Israel’s apartheid Miss Universe pageantAction AlertThe international contest takes place tonight despite widespread calls to boycott its glamour-washing of Israel’s crimes Cultural BoycottDecember 12, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Canadian Association of University Teachers Says No to Academic Censorship on Palestine

Canadian Association of University Teachers Says No to Academic Censorship on PalestineIn the NewsIndependent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) and the Academic Alliance Against Antisemitism, Racism, Colonialism & Censorship in Canada (ARC) applaud the Canadian Association of University Teachers (Right To BoycottNovember 26, 2021 By:  Independent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV)

Palestinians welcome Near-Consensus Vote by Middle East Studies Association to Advance BDS Resolution to Membership

Palestinians welcome Near-Consensus Vote by Middle East Studies Association to Advance BDS Resolution to MembershipUpdateThe 2800-member strong association voted to advance a motion to the full MESA membership supporting the Palestinian-led BDS movement and the institutional boycott of complicit Israeli universities following a thorough process of engagement over many years. Academic BoycottDecember 3, 2021 By:  Palestinian … Continue reading “Palestinians welcome Near-Consensus Vote by Middle East Studies Association to Advance BDS Resolution to Membership”

Pushing for #UNInvestigateApartheid – The best solidarity action with Palestinian People on November 29th

Pushing for #UNInvestigateApartheid – The best solidarity action with Palestinian People on November 29thBlogThis coming Monday marks the 43rd UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. The best way to show real solidarity with Palestinians is to push for #UNinvestigateApartheid, here’s why: Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsNovember 26, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee … Continue reading “Pushing for #UNInvestigateApartheid – The best solidarity action with Palestinian People on November 29th”

This International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People – Join us to demand #UNinvestigateApartheid

This International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People – Join us to demand #UNinvestigateApartheidAction AlertReal solidarity means concrete action. Here are four ways to show real solidarity with Palestinians as we approach November 29th, the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. Sanctions and governmentsBoycott PumaNovember 24, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Puma “Worst. Gift. Ever.” On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Don’t Put Israeli Apartheid in Your Shopping Cart

Puma “Worst. Gift. Ever.” On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Don’t Put Israeli Apartheid in Your Shopping CartAction AlertPUMA’s support for Israeli apartheid makes it the Worst. Gift. Ever. Boycott PumaNovember 24, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Irish Congress of Trade Unions Condemn Israel’s Treatment of Palestinian Civil Society Organisations

Irish Congress of Trade Unions Condemn Israel’s Treatment of Palestinian Civil Society OrganisationsIn the NewsIn a statement, the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, known as Congress, joins with trade unions and other civil society organisations in strongly condemning the Israeli government’s outrageous decision to criminalise six Palestinian human rights and civil society groups by designating … Continue reading “Irish Congress of Trade Unions Condemn Israel’s Treatment of Palestinian Civil Society Organisations”

Premier Legal Journal “N.Y.U. Review of Law & Social Change” Endorses BDS

Premier Legal Journal “N.Y.U. Review of Law & Social Change” Endorses BDS In the NewsFollowing its decades-long commitment to “eliminate inequalities, correct injustices,” RLSC votes to support the BDS movement and the boycott of complicit Israeli academic institutions. Academic BoycottNovember 18, 2021 By:  N.Y.U. Review of Law & Social Change

South African government ends support for contender in apartheid Israel’s Miss Universe

South African government ends support for contender in apartheid Israel’s Miss Universe In the NewsMomentum is rapidly growing in the international campaign to boycott Israel’s hosting of the annual Miss Universe pageant Cultural BoycottNovember 15, 2021 By:  Republic of South Africa; Ministry of Sport, Arts and Culture

Knock knock, PUMA. We Have a Special Delivery of 120,000 Signatures.

Knock knock, PUMA. We Have a Special Delivery of 120,000 Signatures.Action AlertPalestinian rights supporters in Oceania, Asia, Europe and North America are delivering 120,000 signatures to PUMA urging the company to end to its partnership with Israeli apartheid. Join them online! Boycott PumaNovember 12, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Vermont Episcopalians condemn Israeli apartheid, setting up a national showdown

Vermont Episcopalians condemn Israeli apartheid, setting up a national showdownIn the NewsThe Episcopal Church of Vermont stood up loudly against Israel’s U.S.-backed oppression of the Palestinians, Nov. 4, as its annual convention, condemning by an 89-25 majority what it said are the Jewish State’s apartheid policies. Similar resolutions will soon be considered by other Episcopal … Continue reading “Vermont Episcopalians condemn Israeli apartheid, setting up a national showdown”

Join Queer Cinema for Palestine Film Festival, Nov 11-20

Join Queer Cinema for Palestine Film Festival, Nov 11-20Action AlertQueer Cinema for Palestine is a first-time global queer initiative in solidarity with the Palestinian struggle. Join online and in person events across 13 cities around the world. Say No to PinkwashingNovember 6, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

BDS Joins the Global Call for Climate Justice at COP26

BDS Joins the Global Call for Climate Justice at COP26BlogThe struggles against colonialism, racism and militarization, and for climate, economic and social justice are profoundly interconnected. Palestinians too, seek climate justice by holding governments and corporations to account. Palestine is a climate justice issue. Farming InjusticeNovember 1, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

10 UK unions condemn Israel’s criminalisation of 6 Palestinian civil society organisations

10 UK unions condemn Israel’s criminalisation of 6 Palestinian civil society organisationsIn the News10 UK unions have issued a statement condemning Israel’s ciminalisation of six civil society organisations, which the unions say fits the international legal definition of apartheid and should be viewed in such context. October 29, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

CISO endorses BDS, calls on Canadian government to designate Israel as an apartheid state

CISO endorses BDS, calls on Canadian government to designate Israel as an apartheid stateBNC StatementThe Centre International De Solidarité Ouvrière is a major coalition of 60+ Quebec labour unions and civil society groups, has unanimously passed a motion endorsing BDS and urges the Canadian government to designate Israel as an apartheid state. Right To BoycottLocal governmentsTrade … Continue reading “CISO endorses BDS, calls on Canadian government to designate Israel as an apartheid state”

Designation of Palestinian civil society groups as terrorists a brazen attack on human rights

Designation of Palestinian civil society groups as terrorists a brazen attack on human rightsIn the NewsAmnesty International and Human Rights Watch say the “decision is an alarming escalation that threatens to shut down the work of Palestine’s most prominent civil society organizations.” October 26, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Over 30 Palestinian Groups Condemn Sanders’ Expected “Yes” Vote

Over 30 Palestinian Groups Condemn Sanders’ Expected “Yes” VoteBNC Statement33 Palestinian civil society groups have issued a statement condemning a proposed deal that would see military funding for apartheid Israel’s Iron Dome system approved in exchange for aid for Gaza. Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsOctober 14, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

#IsraelOutOfAU – An Open Letter to African Union Officials

#IsraelOutOfAU – An Open Letter to African Union OfficialsOpen LetterIn an open letter, the BNC calls on all AU member states to reject Israel’s request for observer status without hesitation at the next Executive Council meeting based on our common values of freedom, justice, equality and self-determination.  September 29, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee … Continue reading “#IsraelOutOfAU – An Open Letter to African Union Officials”

As world leaders gather at the UN, the violation of Palestinian rights must be on the agenda

As world leaders gather at the UN, the violation of Palestinian rights must be on the agendaIn the NewsThe UN played a crucial role in defeating South African apartheid – it is time to investigate Israel’s unequal regime, by Hanan Ashrawi and Lakhdar Brahimi. September 27, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

50 Cities on Six Continents Join #BoycottPUMA Global Day of Action

50 Cities on Six Continents Join #BoycottPUMA Global Day of Action Update#BoycottPuma was trending on social media, with a Twitter reach of 9 million, which has since nearly doubled to 17 million. Until PUMA ends its support for Israeli apartheid, the Palestinian-led boycott campaign is only destined to grow. Red Card IsraelBoycott PumaSeptember 23, 2021 … Continue reading “50 Cities on Six Continents Join #BoycottPUMA Global Day of Action”

Palestinian Doctors Urge Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA) To Cancel Trip to Apartheid Israel

Palestinian Doctors Urge Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA) To Cancel Trip to Apartheid Israel In the NewsThe Palestinian Doctors Syndicate calls on APPNA to cancel Israel leg of upcoming International Meeting: “As Palestinians and as health care workers we are still mourning the dead, treating the physical and psychological effects, and reeling from Israel’s … Continue reading “Palestinian Doctors Urge Pakistani Physicians of North America (APPNA) To Cancel Trip to Apartheid Israel”

Boycott Dubai Expo: An event to whitewash UAE dictatorship and Israeli Apartheid

Boycott Dubai Expo: An event to whitewash UAE dictatorship and Israeli ApartheidBNC StatementThe Palestinian BDS National Committee reiterates its call for a boycott of Dubai Expo 2021, demanding governments, companies, and artists to withdraw from this whitewashing event. September 20, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Boycott Puma. Pass the Word.

Boycott Puma. Pass the Word. Action AlertAs groups from New Zealand to South Africa to North America prepare for the #BoycottPUMA Global Day of Action and PUMA’s celebrity ambassadors and business partners raise ethical concerns, join nearly 60,000 people calling on PUMA to end its support for Israeli apartheid. Red Card IsraelBoycott PumaSeptember 17, 2021 By:  … Continue reading “Boycott Puma. Pass the Word.”

Don’t Race With Apartheid. Boycott IRONMAN in Apartheid Israel.

Don’t Race With Apartheid. Boycott IRONMAN in Apartheid Israel.UpdatePalestinians urge triathletes to boycott the IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon competition in apartheid Israel in the spirit of “fair play, equality, and sportsmanship” that IRONMAN claims to promote. Red Card IsraelSeptember 15, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

250 Activists in Denmark Give Israeli Apartheid the Red Card

250 Activists in Denmark Give Israeli Apartheid the Red CardUpdateInside and outside the Denmark – Israel football match, demonstrators denounced Israel’s attacks on Palestinian sports and its use of football to sports-wash its oppression of Palestinians. Red Card IsraelBoycott PumaSeptember 13, 2021 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Email the President of the UN General Assembly and UN Secretary-General now and demand #UNInvestigateApartheid!

Email the President of the UN General Assembly and UN Secretary-General now and demand #UNInvestigateApartheid!Action AlertTake action now by emailing UN officials and demanding that the UN investigates Israeli apartheid and imposes an immediate #MilitaryEmbargo. September 9, 2021 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Who Profits confirms that Beigel & Beigel’s factory in the Barkan settlement was closed

Who Profits confirms that Beigel & Beigel’s factory in the Barkan settlement was closedIn the NewsBeigel and Beigel relocated its factory from the Barkan settlement to the Israeli city of Safed. Who Profits research team has visited the deserted factory and confirmed the withdrawal. February 7, 2013 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)