CodePink penned an open letter claiming that Richie's Sept. 12 concert in Tel Aviv, as part of his “Hello” tour, “will act as an endorsement of Israel’s brutal systems of military occupation and apartheid.”Read More
"Good evening Tel Aviv," said frontman Jon Bon Jovi from the stage. "I told you we'd be back, after four years we have a lot of catching up to do."Read More
“What an amazing time we are having on our first trip to Tel Aviv! The people have been wonderful and have such energy,” he tweeted.Read More
“This one is for the incredible people of Israel – for their strength, for their love – this one is for them,” he said.Read More
Chris Martin, the front man of the band Coldplay, known for such hits as “Speed of Sound,” visited a Jewish-Arab school in Jaffa to which he is a donor – but he conducted his entire trip this week more at the speed of light than sound.
Here are 10 artists who have drawn flak for agreeing to play in countries that have been criticized over human rights.Read More
Jennifer, we see you as a conscientious artist. Palestinians suffer from heinous, unabated violations to their rights, freedom, and dignity. Please support them. Please Boycott Israel!Read More
The Palestinian Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) is a Palestinian Authority-based organization operating out of the West Bank city of Ramallah that acts as the cultural and academic arm of the terror group-linked BNC (BDS National Committee).Read More
The event, called “Not Backing Down,” was billed as a panel on how it’s possible to stand against Israel’s occupation while also standing against anti-Semitism. But it was really just a giant rally for the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.Read More
A singer who recently represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel revealed that she was harassed and threatened online after performing in the Jewish state.
Waters often tells of 60,000 concert goers pivoting from ecstatic cheers to sullen silence. A recording tells a very different storyRead More
Amid pushback, Takoma Park in Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C., postponed a scheduled screening this week of an anti-Israel documentary narrated by pro-BDS activist and former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters.Read More
Two dozen Spanish city councils are facing legal action for promoting “antisemitic discrimination” by endorsing the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel, a Madrid-based group behind the lawsuits said this week.Read More
The competition is huge in Europe and beyond, yet many Americans know little about it. And this year it is being held in Tel Aviv. We break down the music fest for you — including why Israel is a part of it and the controversy about this year’s contest.Read More
The Gaza Strip-based Palestinian Artists Association said Wednesday that Israel is using the event to "perpetuate oppression, promote injustice or whitewash a brutal apartheid regime."Read More
Madonna's planned performance in Israel at the Eurovision Song Contest next month is facing criticism with people taking to social media to call for a boycott of the event.