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Posts Tagged: Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS)

May 16, 2022 4:10 pm

BDS Vote at University of Melbourne Prompts Class Action Student Lawsuit

A University of Melbourne student has filed a class action lawsuit against the school's student union for endorsing the boycott, divestment, sanctions (BDS) campaign and...

May 13, 2022 3:00 pm

UC Santa Barbara ‘Apartheid Wall’ Cartoons Draw Ire of Pro-Israel Students

Pro-Israel students at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) have denounced an "Apartheid Wall" campus installation for featuring "anti-Zionist and antisemitic" material, including work by...

May 13, 2022 2:18 pm

Jewish Students Censure ‘Misguided’ BDS Vote at University of California Riverside

A recent University of California, Riverside (UCR) student government resolution pressing for a financial and academic boycott of Israel has left Jewish students on campus...

May 6, 2022 4:12 pm

Anti-Israel Motion by University of Sydney Student Gov’t Denounced by Australian Jewish Leaders

The student government at the University of Sydney on Thursday passed a motion declaring support for Palestinians "fighting back against daily repression and violence," Australian...

May 5, 2022 4:43 pm

Harvard Faculty Group Denounces Crimson Newspaper BDS Endorsement

Harvard University faculty have issued a letter expressing "dismay" over the Harvard Crimson Editorial Board's endorsement of the boycott, divestment, sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel. Organized...

May 2, 2022 4:10 pm

BDS Resolution at University of Melbourne Student Union Decried by Australian Jewish Leaders

Jewish leaders in Australia this weekend denounced a University of Melbourne Student Union's (UMSU) motion that endorsed the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against...

April 29, 2022 1:32 pm

University of Liverpool Students Reject Movement to Boycott Israel in Vote

Students at University of Liverpool rejected the boycott, sanctions, divestment (BDS) campaign against Israel in a school-wide referendum that was held this week. On Friday, the...

April 20, 2022 1:06 pm

Princeton Student Government Upholds Appeal Over Anti-Israel Referendum

The Princeton University Undergraduate Student Government (USG) announced Wednesday that an anti-Israel referendum had passed, but that it upheld an appeal objecting to the handling...

April 13, 2022 4:44 pm

Two Tennessee Measures Target Israel Boycotts, Antisemitism in Classroom

Jewish leaders commended the Tennessee General Assembly on Tuesday for passing a measure that prohibits companies participating in BDS-style boycotts of Israel from receiving state...

April 8, 2022 4:31 pm

Jewish Students at Princeton University ‘Concerned’ Over Upcoming Anti-Israel Vote

A planned student vote weighing whether Princeton University should stop using construction equipment manufactured by Caterpillar, Inc. over the company's business in Israel has prompted...

April 1, 2022 4:18 pm

Students at Ohio State University Push Back Against ‘Emergency’ BDS Measure

Students at the Ohio State University (OSU) are urging the student government to reject an effort to divest from two companies operating in Israel. On Wednesday...

March 25, 2022 2:27 pm

McGill University Pledges ‘Action’ Over Student Government Israel Boycott

Officials at McGill University have promised to "take action" against a student government body if a controversial move to boycott Israeli institutions is upheld. The Students'...

March 23, 2022 4:29 pm

Middle East Studies Association Votes to Boycott Israel

The Middle East Studies Association (MESA) announced on Wednesday its endorsement of the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel. Members of the association, which...

March 16, 2022 2:07 pm

Sierra Club Reverses ‘Hasty’ Decision to Cancel Israel Trips Amid Anti-Zionist Pressure Campaign

The Sierra Club on Tuesday reversed its cancellation of trips to Israel, saying the decision was "hastily" made and did not accord with the conservation...


David Baddiel’s ‘Jews Don’t Count’ Coming to British TV as Documentary

A book by British comedian and author David Baddiel about antisemitism...

Movie Inspired by Muslim Family That Saved Jewish Friends During Holocaust Wins Grant

A screenplay inspired by the true story of a Muslim family that saved...

Los Angeles City Council Officially Declares May 12 ‘Anne Frank Day’

JNS.org - The Los Angeles City Council has approved a resolution led by...


White Supremacist Shooter’s Manifesto Railed Against Orthodox Jews Mo...

The manifesto assembled by the white supremacist gunman charged with murdering ten people and wounding three more, 11 of whom...


Israel to Simulate Striking Iran in Military Drill

i24 News – Israel’s army will simulate a strike on targets far from the country’s borders by deploying many aircraft on different fronts in its large-scale "Chariots of Fire" exercise,...

Middle East

MPs Charged Over Beirut Blast Re-Elected, Troubling Families of Victims

Two Lebanese lawmakers charged in connection with the 2020 Beirut port blast have been re-elected in the first poll since the catastrophe, leaving some families of victims fearing further delays...


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