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BDS co-founder admits goal of BDS is elimination of Israel, not changing Israeli policies

BDS movement co-founder Omar Barghouti. Credit: YouTube Screenshot. (JNS) — While Israel’s supporters claim that the BDS movement is aimed at the Jewish state and…

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BDS co-founder: Israel should save humanity, and then disappear

BDS movement co-founder Omar Barghouti. Photo: YouTube Screenshot. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — Advocates of Israel have always liked to joke that supporters of the…

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Anti-Israel filmmaker files suit against Georgia anti-BDS law

A filmmaker who engages in anti-Israel conspiracy theories has sued the state of Georgia after a planned talk at Georgia Southern University in Savannah was…

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Discriminatory U.N. BDS blacklist condemns Israeli companies for adhering to Oslo agreements

(JNS) — After multiple delays over legal, due process and methodological concerns, which do not seem to have been addressed, on Feb. 12 the U.N….

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Traditionally anti-Israel World Council of Churches considering BDS activist for top post

Dr. Jerry Pillay speaks at Calvin Theological Seminary in 2011. (Facebook) by Dexter Van Zile (CAMERA.org) — During the third week of March, the Executive…

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Being Targeted by BDS is a Badge of Honor 

by Richard Friedman Be proud of Alabama’s Lionel Richie. He’s coming to Israel. At a time, sadly, when it might be easier for him not…

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South Dakota Governor Signs Order Barring State from Doing Business with Anti-Israel Boycotters

An hour before giving her State of the State address today, South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem signed an executive order prohibiting state offices from doing…

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Series of PFLP Arrests Provides More Evidence of Linkage Between BDS Movement, Terrorist Groups

Khalida Jarrar (left), who was arrested by Israel’s Shin Bet security service for her ties with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestinian terror…

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New Report: How BDS Movement Misuses Social Justice to Spread Jew-Hatred

A march held by members of New York Students for Justice in Palestine. Source: JCPA. By Sean Savage (JNS) — With anti-Semitism on the rise…

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Deporting the Israel Director of Human Rights Watch for BDS Activism is a Victory for Democracy

By Matthew Mainen (JNS) — On Nov. 11, the European Union called on Israel to “reverse its decision” to deport Omar Shakir, Human Rights Watch’s…

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