BDS

Afraid of #BoycottIsrael movement, Israel supports anti-BDS organisations with 5mn shekels

TEL AVIV, PALESTINOW.COM -- Israeli media on Thursday revealed that “Israel” for the first time will provide financial support for organizations working against The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS). Israeli Yediot Ahronot quoted the Israeli...

Israel’s Eurovision webcast hacked as protests continue

Jerusalem, Palestinow.com - Israel's webcast of the Eurovision Song Contest was hacked with animated images of explosions in the host city, Tel Aviv, amid growing calls by pro-Palestinian activists to boycott the event. Read also: Tehran...

Palestinian artists urge to boycott Eurovision in Israel

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian artists called on Eurovision song contestants to boycott the international music competition that Israel is hosting next week. The Gaza Strip-based Palestinian Artists Association said Wednesday that Israel is using the event...

Hundreds of Swedish artists and celebs boycott Eurovision song contest

STOCKHOLM, PALESTINOW.COM --  171 Swedish artists and celebrities have signed an open letter urging for the boycott of the Eurovision Song Contest which is scheduled to be held in Israel next month. “We, Swedish artists...

British Filmmakers Call On UK Cinemas to Boycott Israeli Film Festival

LONDON, PALESTINOW.COM -- In an open letter recently published by The Guardian, 20 British filmmakers and writers including Mike Leigh, Leila Sansour, Ken Loach and Prahitbha Parmar have criticized the hosting of an Israeli government...

Boycott Puma to stop its sponsorship of the Israeli apartheid regime

PALESTINOW.COM -- Global sportswear manufacturer Puma is involved in violations of international law and human rights, due to its sponsorship of the Israeli Football Association (IFA). Puma is the main sponsor of the IFA, which...