Boycott Tune In Tel Aviv

Boycott Tune In Tel AvivUpdateWhile claiming to be “independent of any political agenda”, organiser Oleh! Records boasts of “developing long term objectives and programs for the Israeli Foreign Ministry” and that their “activity directly counters BDS and cultural boycott of Israel”. Cultural BoycottJuly 3, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of … Continue reading “Boycott Tune In Tel Aviv”

Latin American leaders support call for sanctions on Israel

Latin American leaders support call for sanctions on IsraelUpdateEx-Presidents Dilma Rousseff, Lula da Silva, Evo Morales, José Mujica, Rafael Correa among 320 public figures supporting Palestinian call for sanctions to stop Israel’s annexation and apartheid Economic BoycottMilitary EmbargoSanctions and governmentsJuly 3, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Palestinian civil society reiterates call for Immediate targeted sanctions to stop Israel’s annexation and apartheid

Palestinian civil society reiterates call for Immediate targeted sanctions to stop Israel’s annexation and apartheidIn the NewsThe Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council released a statement today signed by tens of Palestinian civil society organzations renewing their call for targeted sanctions in response Israel’s annexation and apartheid Economic BoycottMilitary EmbargoSanctions and governmentsJuly 1, 2020 By:  Palestinian … Continue reading “Palestinian civil society reiterates call for Immediate targeted sanctions to stop Israel’s annexation and apartheid”

Palestinians reiterate call for targeted sanctions to stop Israeli annexation

Palestinians reiterate call for targeted sanctions to stop Israeli annexationUpdateWith Israel delaying its plans, tens of Palestinian civil society organizations said Israel’s ongoing annexation and apartheid demand international sanctions Economic BoycottMilitary EmbargoSanctions and governmentsJuly 1, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

July 9 – Global Uprising: Webinar with Michael Bennett, Pele Bennett, Joy Lehuanani Enomoto and Nick Estes

July 9 – Global Uprising: Webinar with Michael Bennett, Pele Bennett, Joy Lehuanani Enomoto and Nick EstesUpdateJoin us for a discussion with Black and Indigenous activists and scholars involved in struggles against racism and settler colonialism from Hawaii to Samoa, First Nations, Black America and Palestine. Cultural BoycottMilitary EmbargoRed Card IsraelJuly 1, 2020 By:  Palestinian … Continue reading “July 9 – Global Uprising: Webinar with Michael Bennett, Pele Bennett, Joy Lehuanani Enomoto and Nick Estes”

250+ prominent South Africans call for sanctions to stop annexation

250+ prominent South Africans call for sanctions to stop annexationIn the NewsProminent signatories to Global South call include former South African President Kgalema Motlanthe, former Mozambiquean Minister Oscar Monteiro, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay, General Secretary of the South African Federation of Trade Unions Zwelinzima Vavi, and former Commissioner at SA … Continue reading “250+ prominent South Africans call for sanctions to stop annexation”

Urge Cara Delevingne to Take Her Stand for Justice to Puma

Urge Cara Delevingne to Take Her Stand for Justice to PumaAction AlertTake action to urge Puma brand ambassador and equality for all advocate Cara Delevingne to join worldwide calls on Puma to end support for Israel’s racist apartheid regime oppressing Palestinians.   Boycott PumaJune 25, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel … Continue reading “Urge Cara Delevingne to Take Her Stand for Justice to Puma”

Palestinians Renew Call to Boycott Israeli Facial Recognition Company AnyVision

Palestinians Renew Call to Boycott Israeli Facial Recognition Company AnyVisionUpdatePalestinian civil society supports calls for an ultimate ban on facial recognition technology and reiterates call for local authorities, corporations, universities to immediately end all ties with Israeli company AnyVision over its involvement in crimes against Palestinians. Academic BoycottMilitary EmbargoJune 23, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the … Continue reading “Palestinians Renew Call to Boycott Israeli Facial Recognition Company AnyVision”

BDS@15: Fifteen Ways to Support Our Struggle for Freedom, Justice & Equality

BDS@15: Fifteen Ways to Support Our Struggle for Freedom, Justice & EqualityBlogAs BDS turns 15 , here are 15 things you can do to stand in solidarity with Palestinians. Take action now!  Economic BoycottCultural BoycottAcademic BoycottMilitary EmbargoRight To BoycottApartheid Free ZonesStudent solidarityTrade union solidarityJune 23, 2020 By:  Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC)

European Court of Human Rights deals major blow to Israel’s war on Palestine solidarity

European Court of Human Rights deals major blow to Israel’s war on Palestine solidarityUpdateECHR rules unanimously that France’s highest court’s criminal conviction of Israel boycott advocates violates the European Convention on Human Rights’ freedom of expression article Right To BoycottJune 11, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Palestinians Congratulate Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi, Recipient of American Association of University Professors Award

Palestinians Congratulate Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi, Recipient of American Association of University Professors AwardUpdateDr. Abdulhadi, who has faced years of right-wing Israel lobby smear campaigns, was honored for her “courage, persistence, political foresight, and concern for human rights,” and her commitment to scholarship “that builds mutual understanding.” Academic BoycottRight To BoycottJune 8, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for … Continue reading “Palestinians Congratulate Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi, Recipient of American Association of University Professors Award”

We can’t breathe until we’re free! Palestinians stand in solidarity with Black Americans

We can’t breathe until we’re free! Palestinians stand in solidarity with Black AmericansBNC StatementWe call on the Palestine solidarity movement in the US and elsewhere to stand with the Movement for Black Lives and other Black-led organizations in their righteous struggle for justice May 30, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

#WeAreUnderApartheid: Exclude the complicit Jerusalem Film Festival from We Are One

#WeAreUnderApartheid: Exclude the complicit Jerusalem Film Festival from We Are OneOpen Letter Filmmakers, Palestinian rights groups and cultural organizations urge participating filmmakers to withdraw from We Are One Cultural BoycottMay 29, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Urge W Series Women’s Race Series to Listen to the Speed Sisters and Drop Puma

Urge W Series Women’s Race Series to Listen to the Speed Sisters and Drop PumaAction AlertTake action now to urge the drivers for the W Series women’s race series to respect the call from the Palestinian Speed Sisters to drop Puma until it ends support for Israeli apartheid.  Boycott PumaMay 27, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign … Continue reading “Urge W Series Women’s Race Series to Listen to the Speed Sisters and Drop Puma”

Palestinians demand sanctions on Israel to stop illegal annexation

Palestinians demand sanctions on Israel to stop illegal annexationUpdateTens of Palestinian civil society organizations called on governments to adopt “effective countermeasures, including sanctions” to “stop Israel’s illegal annexation.” Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsMay 21, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Palestinian civil society calls on States to sanction Israel to stop illegal annexation

Palestinian civil society calls on States to sanction Israel to stop illegal annexationIn the NewsPalestinian Civil Society Calls for Effective Measures by all States to Stop Israel’s Illegal Annexation of the Occupied West Bank and Grave Violations of Human Rights Military EmbargoSanctions and governmentsMay 21, 2020 By:  Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council

Biden shamefully opposes global nonviolent struggle for Palestinian freedom, justice and equality

Biden shamefully opposes global nonviolent struggle for Palestinian freedom, justice and equalityUpdateCutting US military aid to Israel is vital to the progressive agenda of #HealthcareNotWarfare and social, racial, climate and gender justice. Right To BoycottSanctions and governmentsMay 20, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Urge Superstar Footballer Raheem Sterling Not to Sign With Puma

Urge Superstar Footballer Raheem Sterling Not to Sign With PumaAction AlertTake action now to urge top football player Raheem Sterling to refuse Puma’s offer as long as Puma continues to support Israel’s racist apartheid policies oppressing Palestinians. Red Card IsraelBoycott PumaMay 18, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI)

Ending the ongoing Palestinian Nakba #KeyToJustice

Ending the ongoing Palestinian Nakba #KeyToJusticeBNC StatementAs we commemorate the Nakba, we call for strengthening campaigns to end international complicity in Israel’s ongoing Nakba against the Palestinian people Stop G4SEconomic BoycottMilitary EmbargoBoycott HPApartheid Free ZonesSanctions and governmentsBoycott PumaAXA DivestCAF get off Israel’s apartheid trainMay 14, 2020

#HealthcareNotWarfare – defund militarization, fund healthcare for all

#HealthcareNotWarfare – defund militarization, fund healthcare for allUpdateCOVID-19 shows devastating impacts of racist policies, public service cuts and growing military spending. Israel is a key beneficiary of global militarization Economic BoycottMilitary EmbargoSanctions and governmentsMay 13, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

More Than 375 Scholars and Artists Pledge to Oppose Political Litmus Tests in Germany

More Than 375 Scholars and Artists Pledge to Oppose Political Litmus Tests in GermanyIn the NewsThe signatories commit not to serve on prize juries or in academic hiring committees in Germany whenever there are convincing indicators they may be subject to political interference or litmus tests. Academic BoycottRight To BoycottMay 11, 2020 By:  Opposing Political … Continue reading “More Than 375 Scholars and Artists Pledge to Oppose Political Litmus Tests in Germany”

Take 3 Actions for 3rd Global Boycott Puma (Online) Day of Action

Take 3 Actions for 3rd Global Boycott Puma (Online) Day of ActionAction Alert Ahead of Puma shareholders meeting, help ensure ending Puma’s support for Israel’s illegal military occupation making Palestinian families even more vulnerable at a time of global pandemic is on the agenda. Red Card IsraelBoycott PumaApril 30, 2020 By:  Palestinian Campaign for the … Continue reading “Take 3 Actions for 3rd Global Boycott Puma (Online) Day of Action”

“Colonization and imperialism do not take a break”: Webinar on Security, Racism and Solidarity in the Time of Global Pandemics

“Colonization and imperialism do not take a break”: Webinar on Security, Racism and Solidarity in the Time of Global PandemicsUpdateKhury Petersen-Smith and Rebecca Vilkomerson discussed racism and security, and how the coronavirus pandemic gives us an opportunity to redefine security. April 3, 2020 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

South African MP Mandla Mandela calls for civil society support for BDS

South African MP Mandla Mandela calls for civil society support for BDSIn the NewsOn March 19, the Israeli Apartheid Week panel “Conversations on Apartheid, from South Africa to Palestine”, with South African MP Mandla Mandela and afro-feminist speaker Desirée Bela, was held online. Economic BoycottCultural BoycottAcademic BoycottMilitary EmbargoMarch 23, 2020 By:  La Coalició Prou Complicitat … Continue reading “South African MP Mandla Mandela calls for civil society support for BDS”

Palestinian resistance to the Trump-Netanyahu Plan in times of global pandemics: April 6 webinar

Palestinian resistance to the Trump-Netanyahu Plan in times of global pandemics: April 6 webinarUpdateIn light of the coronavirus outbreak, we invite you to join a webinar with Noura Erakat, human rights attorney, and Yara Hawari, writer and senior policy analyst, from your home. April 1, 2020 By:  The Israeli Apartheid Week 2020 Coordinating Committee