• Israel and the OECD

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nv-1Sb3Daug&feature=player_embedded] In May 2010, Israel joined the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) despite many international protests and opposition to its accession. Shir Hever, economist at the Alternative Information Center (AIC), spoke to the AIC’s Tania Kepler about what the OECD is, what advantages membership in the organization grants Israel and what activists can […]

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  • IPSC TV: Derek Graham (Gaza Freedom Flotilla) explains basics of Boycott

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bO3WsHSlhj0&feature=player_embedded] At a public meeting in Dublin after his release from Israeli captivity, Derek Graham of the Free Gaza Movement and Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign, who was first mate on the MV Rachel Corrie, explains the basics of the Boycott Campaign – using potatoes. Video date: Saturday 12th June 2010

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  • Anti-Israel economic boycotts are gaining speed

    The sums involved are not large, but their international significance is huge. Boycotts by governments gives a boost to boycotts by non-government bodies around the world. By Nehemia Shtrasler The entire week was marked by boycotts. It began with a few dozen theater people boycotting the new culture center in Ariel, and continued with a […]

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  • Who will ask Dearborn City Council to boycott all Israeli products?

    “U.S.-led Mideast peace talks have shown little progress” By Hasan Newash DETROIT FREE PRESS September 3, 2010 At: http://www.freep.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100903/OPINION05/100903059/1068/OPINION/U.S.-led-Mideast-peace-talks-have-shown-little-progress-&template=fullarticle&GID=/gLVcBmfSAv7AxwAAdiJlbfU7iE2LJ62aOW4WXjJzSw%3D “…There is a role for Americans of conscience to make a difference, just as they helped bring down South African Apartheid. The movement for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions against Israel has been gaining momentum all over […]

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  • H&M Protests in Sweden on August 18th and 28th

    On August 18th and 28th there were protests in Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden, against H&M’s continued establishment in Israel. Activists handed out flyers to customers and informed about H&M’s investment in an apartheid state – Kfar Saba is the fourth H&M store opened in Israel this year – and how it contradicts the global BDS […]

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  • Boycott success in Glasgow to be rolled out across Scotland

    Muslim shops ban Israeli produce in Palestine protest Boycott by Asian businesses in Glasgow’s south side Deborah Anderson Sunday Herald 29 Aug 2010 Rizwan Khan, who owns Rizwan stores on Allison Street, dumped a box of dates after being told of their origin and is supporting the boycott. He said: “I have been wary of […]

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  • Boycott Israeli products the way you boycotted Salvadoran coffee in 1990:

    It is from Agenda, an Ann Arbor, Michigan weekly newspaper, as published in July 1990.

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  • Muslim shops ban Israeli produce in Palestine protest

    Exclusive: Deborah Anderson 29 Aug 2010 Asian shopkeepers in one of the biggest Muslim areas in Scotland are backing a boycott of Israeli produce. In a move that has worried Jewish groups, Muslim families who own stores in Glasgow’s south side are refusing to stock Israeli goods in protest at Israel’s West Bank settlements and […]

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