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Boycott, divestment and sanctions campaigners in France are welcoming their government’s decision not to spend more than $100 million on Israeli drones.

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Coldplay have denied recent reports that the band will play two "peace concerts" for Israelis and Palestinians in November.

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What is BDS?

BDS stands for Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (and not, as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has claimed, for "bigotry, dishonesty and shame").

January 15, 2017
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Al Jazeera Investigative Unit's series "The Lobby" goes undercover inside the Israel lobby in the UK and uncovers a tight web of relations that converges in the Israeli government's plans to fight

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Bill Mullen, a professor of American Studies at Purdue University and supporter of the boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign for Palestinian rights, explains the outcome of an effort to get the Modern Language Association in the United States to stand in solidarity with Palestinians. He also discusses what lessons we can draw for the future.

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A new generation of scholars continues the push for the academic boycott of Israel, despite setbacks and strong lobbies.

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The news is in: on Saturday, a resolution to endorse the Palestinian call for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions was 

January 9, 2017