BDS

12 years of BDS Movement, 12 Wins in 2017

PALESTINOW.COM -- July 9, 2017 marks 12 years since the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement was born. It’s been 12 years since an impressively large and diverse coalition across Palestinian civil society surmounted incredible odds...

These countries ban Wonder Woman because lead actress is ex-IDF

Wonder Woman is currently banned in Lebanon and Tunisia because of Gadot's Israeli nationality and she served in military.  QATAR, PALESTINOW.COM -- Qatar has become the third Arab-majority country to ban the screening of the movie...

People across the world set to hold rallies to mark International al-Quds Day

Millions of people are set to attend the International al-Quds Day rallies in various parts of the world to show their solidarity with the oppressed Palestinian people and condemn Israeli atrocities.  PALESTINOW.COM -- Millions of people across the...

Two Chilean universities back BDS, cancel events co-sponsored by the Israeli embassy

CHILE, PALESTINOW.COM -- Student-led BDS campaigns resulted in two major Chilean universities canceling events co-sponsored by the Israeli embassy and featuring Joe Uziel, a director of the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA). On Monday, Alberto Hurtado University's...

Amnesty International urges international community to boycott illegal Israeli settlements

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Fifty years into the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem, NGO Amnesty International announced on Wednesday that it was launching a campaign to convince the international community to...

Malaysia banned Chinese event to celebrate the 50th Israeli occupation over Al-Quds

KUALA LUMPUR, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Malaysian Interior Ministry banned an event that was expected to be held by a Chinese organization in mid-June to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Israel’s takeover of Jerusalem. Malaysia’s Home Affairs...