BDS

Columbia university students voted to boycott Israeli companies

NEW YORK, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Columbia University in New York held a student referendum on the contentious Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement on Tuesday. The campus-wide vote saw about 61 percent of the respondents voting to urge...

UAE dictatorship sells out Palestinian rights through agreement with Israel

Palestinian civil society stands with the silenced majority in the United Arab Emirates and the Arab world in strongly condemning the agreement reached between the despotic rulers of the United Arab Emirates and Israel,...

BDS Victory, Manchester university divest from Caterpillar

MANCHESTER, PALESTINOW.COM -- Students across the UK have called on universities to end their complicity in Israeli apartheid. ‘Apartheid off Campus’ actions were held at over 30 universities this week. Stop Arming Colonialism The protests are part of...

Luton Town FC heeds BDS’ call, kicks out Israeli occupation sponsor Puma

LONDON, PALESTINOW.COM -- Activists in the UK are celebrating a victory for Palestinian rights, after Luton Town Football Club dropped German sportswear brand Puma as its supplier. “We would like to thank Luton Town FC for their...

Why we need to support the BDS movement?

PALESTINOW.COM -- What is BDS? Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) is a Palestinian-led movement for freedom, justice and equality. BDS upholds the simple principle that Palestinians are entitled to the same rights as the rest...

Palestinians urge for targeted sanctions to stop Israeli illegal annexation

PALESTINOW.COM -- As Israel’s far-right government remained silent today about its previously stated plan to begin formal annexation of occupied Palestinian territory on July 1, tens of Palestinian civil society organizations representing the absolute...