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American Express Sets Right Example for Dropping Roger Waters

Roger Waters performing in July 2013 (Credit: us.shalomlife.com) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith CanadaAmerican Express is setting a wonderful example in refusing to sponsor Roger Waters’ 2017 North American tour. Continue reading

BDS Stickers Deface Sodastream Products in Winnipeg

A BDS sticker is found on a Sodastream box at a Hudson's Bay at the Polo Park mall in Winnipeg By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada WINNIPEG - Stickers supporting and encouraging the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement (BDS) against Israel have been discovered defacing products in two department stores in one of the largest malls in Winnipeg. Continue reading

Spanish Court Orders Municipality To Rescind Boycott of Israel

  By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada The Spanish city Velez Malaga has rescinded its city council's resolution to boycott Israeli businesses after a local court ruled it illegal, as reported by Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Continue reading

German University Students Condemn Boycott And Sanctions Movement

(Credit: Reuters) By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada The student government at Leipzig University in Germany passed a resolution that condemns the boycott and sanctions movement against Israel, deeming it antisemitic.  Continue reading

Self-Proclaimed Israeli Boycott Activist Seeks Asylum in Canada

By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Gilad Paz, an activist affiliated with the boycott and sanctions campaign against Israel, has applied for asylum in Canada. Continue reading

Protest Planned against Florida Senator Who Met Anti-Israel Groups

Dwight Bullard, Florida State Senator, wearing a Palestinian kaffiyeh (headscarf) at the Democratic National Convention, July 2016. (Credit: Ben Sales/Times of Israel) By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada  Pro-Israel activists in the Miami area plan to protest a state senator who has visited the West Bank to meet with anti-Israel groups as well as supporting the boycott and sanctions movement against the Jewish state, as reported by Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Continue reading

Jewish Billionaire George Soros Funds Groups That Support Boycotts Of Israel

George Soros (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada Recently leaked documents reveal that Jewish billionaire George Soros has and continues to fund several groups that advocate for the boycott of the Jewish State. Continue reading

Sobey's Investigating BDS Sticker Found on Sabra Hummus Container in Thornhill

By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada A supermarket north of Toronto was the victim of antisemitic vandalism this weekend. Continue reading

Israel Looks To Deport Boycott And Sanctions Activists

Boycott and Sanctions Protest in Jerusalem. (Credit: AFP) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada The Public Security Ministry of the Knesset has launched a task force that's aiming to deport advocates for the boycott and sanctions movement against Israel, as reported by Jerusalem Post. Continue reading

Black Lives Matter Endorses Boycott And Sanctions Of Israel

By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada The Black Lives Matter (BLN) movement has come out encouraging people to boycott Israel as well as calling on the American federal government to end all military aid to Israel. Continue reading
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