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PACBI Statement

Palestinians urge Radiohead to cancel their 19 July concert in Israel and respect the cultural boycott picket line.

Please sign petition:  https://jewishvoiceforpeace.org/radiohead 

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UK academics express dismay at the attempts to silence campus discussion about Israel, including its violation of the rights of Palestinians for more than 50 years.

PACBI Statement

Palestinian artists, cultural organizations and human rights supporters welcome the Australian-British singer Natalie Imbruglia’s cancellation of her March performance in Tel Aviv.

February 14, 2017
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‘For as long as artists like Kapoor continue to accept these obscenely large gifts, they gift Israel the social licence to pursue its ongoing dispossession of Palestinians'

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The article is not only about the right to BDS. It also discusses how international human rights law has, in general, been rendered meaningless and even oppressive. It uses the example of the BDS movement to show that, nevertheless, there is still a way to utilize its progressive potential. 

 

 

January 30, 2017
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Al Jazeera's investigation The Lobby shows how weak Israeli propaganda actually is in the face of the BDS movement.

February 2, 2017
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Israel’s UK ambassador and his allies in the British government viewed a 2014 row over the sponsorship of a film festival as a key battle against the Palestinian-led 

February 6, 2017
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In 2016, the United Nations reported that Israel demolished or seized some 1,089 Palestinian-owned structures throughout the West Bank and East Jerusalem, displacing 1,593 Palestinians and

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UK Artists urge DJ Fatboy Slim to cancel his upcoming performance in Tel Aviv.

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The multinational security and incarceration firm G4S wrote to the UK government after an Israeli minister threatened it for yielding to pressure from activists with the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and deciding to sell its business in Israel and the Palestinian territories last year. This was revealed in emails obtained by the Financial Times under a freedom of information request.