BDS

50 NYU student groups endorse BDS movement

NEW YORK, PALESTINOW.COM -- Fifty NYU student groups on Monday endorsed the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, a global campaign promoting various forms of boycott against Israel in protest of Israel’s occupation of Palestine. The student groups endorsing the...

Dublin City Council votes to support Israeli boycott

DUBLIN, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) has warmly welcomed the vote by Dublin City Council to formally support and endorse the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for freedom, justice and equality. The motion, voted for by...

130 Palestinian Sports Clubs urge Adidas to end sponsorship of Israel Football Association

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Over 130 Palestinian football clubs and sports associations called on German sportswear giant Adidas to end its sponsorship of the Israel Football Association (IFA) over its inclusion of football clubs based in...

Arizona State University sued for enforcing anti-BDS law

ARIZONA, PALESTINOW.COM -- A federal lawsuit filed against Arizona State University claims the school is violating the free speech of a student Muslim group by not allowing it to sponsor a speaker who promotes a...

BDS Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize in 2018

Bjørnar Moxnes, a member of the Norwegian Parliament, has nominated the international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for this year’s Nobel Prize. The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)-movement for Palestinian rights was, this week,...

Israel banned Jewish Voice for Peace for entering their “territories”

AL-QUDS, PALESTINOW.COM -- The left-wing organization Jewish Voice for Peace has been placed on a BDS blacklist compiled by Israel, Haaretz Hebrew newspaper quoted the Israeli Strategic Affairs Ministry as saying. The ministry has been compiling...