BDS

House Dems Block Anti-BDS Bill

House Democrats on Wednesday blocked the consideration of a bill that would have prohibited domestic support for the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement.

Student Activists Demand UChicago Divest From Israel

Students at the University of Chicago are demanding that the university disclose and retract its investments in Israel and the West Bank in a push to pressure the school to divest from what they term an Israeli occupation and human rights abuses.

Yale Taps BDS Activist as MLK Day Speaker

Angela DavisFor its 2020 Martin Luther King Day event, Yale University tapped a keynote presenter who is an outspoken supporter of the Israel boycott movement and has faced multiple accusations of spreading anti-Semitism

Trump Admin Will Fight European Mandate that Jewish-Made Goods Carry ‘Warning Labels’

U.S. readies to battle E.U. over 'tone deaf' decision to single out Israeli goods

Palestinians walk past a sign painted on a wall calling to boycott Israeli products coming from Jewish settlementsThe Trump administration is gearing up to go toe-to-toe with the European Union over its recent decision to mandate that Jewish-made goods produced in contested area of Israel carry consumer warning labels, a decision critics have dubbed as reminiscent of Nazi-era boycotts, according to senior U.S. officials who briefed the Washington Free Beacon.

Omar: BDS Movement Will Lead to Peace Process

Omar called BDS 'not helpful' when she was running for office

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) said on Sunday that a United States-led institution of the Boycott, Sanctions, and Divestment movement against Israel is the “kind of pressure” that will lead to a “peaceful process” in the region.