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An open letter to Richard Gere - Ynetnews

Hello, Richard Gere. You recently visited Hebron, guided by Breaking the Silence activists. They likely told you what they tell many other diplomats, journalists, parliament members and occasional guests, about Israel's crimes, about the poor Hebron ...and more »

The Jewish Voice at the Heart of the Boycott Israel Movement - Haaretz

Jewish Voice for Peace executive director Rebecca Vilkomerson isn't your typical BDS activist: she spent three years in Israel, is married to an Israeli and has relatives in the West Bank. Despite many critics in the organized Jewish community, she ...and more »

At Summit to Counter BDS Movement, J Street Feels the Heat - Haaretz

NEW YORK It was a sharply undiplomatic conclusion to the BDS summit aimed at forging strategies to overcome the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement in social media and on campuses. At the end of Wednesday's proceedings hosted by Israel's UN ...and more »

Israel Approves First New Settlement in Decades - New York Times

JERUSALEM — Israel's government on Thursday approved the establishment of a new settlement in the West Bank for the first time in more than two decades, and also laid the groundwork for further expansion despite a request from President Trump to hold ...and more »

Irreversible implications of Israel's Regularization Law - RFI

On February 6th of this year, the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, passed the Regularization law. Known by opponents as the 'land-grab' law, it was passed with 60 in favour and 52 against it. But what is it exactly? According to Elena Chachko - a ...and more »

Why Israel Is Nothing Like Apartheid South Africa - New York Times

JERUSALEM — Among critics of Israel, it has become ever more common to accuse the Jewish state of imitating apartheid South Africa. This month, an obscure United Nations agency, the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, whose membership ...and more »

Land Day 2017: Israel's relentless land grab continues -

Today's commemoration of Land Day is an emblematic reminder of the countless human rights violations that have characterised half a century of Palestinian land confiscation and dispossession. During the first Land Day in 1976 Palestinian citizens of ...and more »

Video goes viral: 2.5 million worldwide view UN Watch director's challenge to Arab regimes: “Where Are Your Jews?” - UN Watch (press release)

Thursday, March 30, 2017 2:42 pm unwatch 0 4k. GENEVA, March 30, 2017 — Tonight Israel's i24News TV will interview UN Watch executive director Hillel Neuer about the video of his U.N. clash last week with Arab regimes which is now going viral on ...and more »

Trump to host Middle East leaders after Israel curbs settlement construction - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Israel agreed to curb West Bank settlement construction in advance of the separate meetings US President Donald Trump plans to hold in Washington this week with the Jordanian and Egyptian heads of state. Trump will meet in the White House with Egyptian ...and more »

UK students face disciplinary action over BDS protest -

Academics at a British university have condemned ongoing disciplinary action against two students accused of unfurling a banner in support of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS). The banner, which was dropped from the student union ...and more »