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.
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.
Kaveh Kholardi will not face further action because his remarks could 'be said to express dissatisfaction with the policies of Israel'Read More
"Members of the band Hatari, which won the pre-Eurovision competition in Reykjavik, said Iceland shouldn't be taking part in the contest in Israel – but since it is participating, the band is coming with the declared intention to protest Israeli policy."Read More
Gathered around a table covered in dozens of red plastic cups, a group of young people grins widely, posing for a photo. Their arms are extended out in what appears to be a Nazi salute. In front of them, the cups have been arranged into the shape of a swastika.Read More
Boycott supporters sang "shoot the Jew" during protest against performance by Israeli jazz musician at Johannesburg University last week.Read More
Dozens of British musicians, writers, and artists had signed a letter saying ‘systematic violation of Palestinian human rights’ does not jibe with spirit of song contestRead More
The pro-Israeli Jewish singer will perform a concert on Valentine’s Day in Casablanca, despite boycott threats.Read More
Bilal Hassani, 19, rails at becoming ‘punchbag,’ says he was ‘young and stupid’ when he made social media posts in 2014Read More
Authorities are trying to determine the motivations and background of a 32-year-old Seattle man who allegedly tried to run down two men outside of a synagogue in Hancock Park last week in an attack that police have described as a hate crime.Read More