Israel

Lana Del Rey ignores BDS call with 'loving energy'

In tweet responding to fan, singer said she wanted to 'shift the energetic vibration of a location for the higher good'.

Lana Del Rey slammed for ignoring BDS calls to not play in Israel

Opinion

How I was pinkwashed for protesting Israeli pinkwashing

A right-wing pro-Israel website has accused me, a queer person, of harassing the queer community at a US university.

Katherine Berjikian

by Katherine Berjikian

Katherine Berjikian

Opinion

An Irish bill on Israeli settlement goods could make history

Ireland may be on its way to make the purchase of goods and services from Israeli settlements illegal.

Yara Hawari

by Yara Hawari

Yara Hawari

United Kingdom

Legal battle between PSC and UK over pension fund divestment

UK government accused of limiting ability of local authorities' pension funds to make ethical investment decisions.

Legal battle between PSC and UK over pension fund divestment

Opinion

Let's stop pretending that science is apolitical

Some argue that science should stay away from BDS and politics. But science is not apolitical and never was.

Tamoghna Halder

by Tamoghna Halder

Tamoghna Halder

Boycott

Are BDS boycotts hurting brand Israel?

Israel has made countering BDS a diplomatic priority but just how much of an impact does the movement have?

Are BDS boycotts hurting brand Israel?

Opinion

Americans have a constitutional right to boycott Israel

Politicians at the federal and state levels must reject AIPAC's unconstitutional efforts to suppress the BDS movement.

Josh Ruebner

by Josh Ruebner

Josh Ruebner

Boycott

US: Kansas judge temporarily suspends anti-BDS law

The US state recently passed a law requiring all state contractors to pledge they do not support a boycott of Israel.

US: Kansas judge temporarily suspends anti-BDS law

Opinion

Bringing 'Brand Israel' to Bollywood

Will Israel succeed in its charm offensive in Bollywood?

Apoorva Gautam

by Apoorva Gautam

Apoorva Gautam

Israel

Chris Rock ignores calls to 'boycott apartheid Israel'

Comedian's Tel Aviv show to go ahead after pro-Palestinian activists compare it to performing in apartheid South Africa.

BDS activists slam Chris Rock for performing in Israel

Reporter's Notebook

Why does Israel fear the BDS movement so much?

The growing boycott, divest, and sanction effort around the world continues to resist international pressure from Israel.

Why does Israel fear the BDS movement so much?

Pop Music

Lorde target of 'bullying' after dropping Israel show

New Zealand singer cancelled concert after letter by BDS activists highlighted Israel's treatment of Palestinians.

Lorde 'bullied' after dropping Israel show

Opinion

Lorde set an example for young celebrities to follow

Lorde is arguably the first celebrity in her generation to refuse to perform in Israel.

Hind Awwad

by Hind Awwad

Hind Awwad

Opinion

Nick Cave is wrong to perform in Israel

Just as many artists chose to boycott South African apartheid, so should they do today with Israeli apartheid.

Rima Nasir

by Rima Nasir

Rima Nasir

Opinion

Radiohead is art-washing Israeli apartheid

Cultural boycott of Israel, not dialogue, is needed. We had dialogue for decades and that did not bring any justice.

Omar Barghouti

by Omar Barghouti

Omar Barghouti