“The very title and description of the film, asserting that pro-Israel groups are engaged in a propaganda campaign to control the American media and government, echoes sinister, age-old antisemitic tropes about Jews that of late are resurfacing with alarming regularity."Read More
The co-founder of the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement, who was due to speak at a number of fringe events at the Labour party conference, has been told his application for an entry visa to the UK has been delayed.Read More
Remko Leemhuis, acting director of the American Jewish Committee office in Berlin, said he is “appalled” that artists who glorify terrorism against Israel would be “offered a stage in the heart of Berlin.”
Israeli filmmaker Eyal Sivan signed an open letter last week supporting a boycott at the international Berlin Pop-Kultur Festival due to its sponsorship from the Israeli Embassy in Berlin.
The Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI), a founding member of the largest coalition in Palestinian society that leads the global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, is calling for the boycott of DGTL Tel Aviv 2019 festival.Read More
The letter, published on the website of "Artists for Palestine UK," was signed by filmmaker Sivan and 13 other Israeli artists who called on people to boycott the event.Read More
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