In The News


Elvis Costello, Noam Chomsky, and Israel: Who's in? Who's out?
CSM Staff, Christian Science Monitor, May 19, 2010 

Boycott Targets Stars From Elvis to Elton
Nathan Guttman, The Forward, May 19, 2010

Palestinians turn to boycott of Israel in West Bank
Janine Zacharia, Washington Post, May 16, 2010

Boycott Blues
Dan Ephron, Newsweek, May 13, 2010

ASUC Senate Still Undecided on Vetoed Divestment Bill
Allie Bidwell and Nick Myers, Daily Californian, April 15, 2010

Divestment Vote Attracts Hundreds of Spectators
Allie Bidwell and Nick Myers, Daily Californian, April 15, 2010

The Georgetown, Divest! forum on University investment in Palestine and Israel
Molly Redden, Vox Populi blog, April 14, 2010

International Attention Focused on ASUC Divestment Vote
Allie Bidwell, Daily Californian, April 14, 2010

You Will Not Be Alone
Judith Butler, The Nation, April 13, 2010

Divesting From Injustice
Desmond Tutu, Huffington Post, April 13, 2010

Communal Groups Mobilize Against ‘Delegitimizers’ of Jewish State
Nathan Guttman, The Forward, April 9, 2010

Singling out Israel is the right thing to do
Yaman Salahi, The Berkeley Daily Planet, April 8, 2010

Israel knows apartheid has no future
Mustafa Barghouthi, Financial Times, April 5, 2010

Peace for Israelis and Palestinians? Not without America's tough love
Jonathan Ben-Artzi, Christian Science Monitor, April 1, 2010  

Rachel Corrie's family takes case to court in Israel
Edmund Sanders, The Los Angeles Times, March 30, 2010

ASUC President Smelko Vetoes Divestment Bill
Zach E.J. William, The Daily Californian, March 24, 2010

Parents demand answers from Israel in bulldozer death
Paul Hancocks, CNN, March 10, 2010

Russell tribunal says sanction Israel
The Real News, March 8, 2010

Student group speaks out against profiting from Israel-Palestine conflict
Crys Guerra and Anne Artley, The Brown Daily Herald, March 5, 2010

Caterpillar Prohibits Sales of Equipment Bound for Iran
The Wall Street Journal, March 2, 2010

Pro-Israel groups set to counter campus apartheid claims
Ben Harri, JTA, March 2, 2010

'Israeli Apartheid Week' starts today
Ben Hartman, The Jerusalem Post, March 1, 2010

Boycott, divestment, and sanction: Israeli Apartheid Week at Carleton University
Heba Eid, Rabble, March 1, 2010

Universities across the globe mark Israeli Apartheid Week
Danna Harman, Haaretz, March 1, 2010

'Israeli Apartheid Week' arrives, and so do attacks
Alex Kane, Mondoweiss, March 1, 2010

Building international solidarity during Israeli Apartheid Week
Ilaria Giglioli, The Electronic Intifada, March 1, 2010

People Are Talking About BDS
Emily W. Schaefer, Mondoweiss, February 25, 2010

EU court: West Bank goods not Israeli
Ynet News, February 25, 2010

Judith Butler: As a Jew, I was taught it was ethically imperative to speak up
Udi Aloni, Haaretz, February 24, 2010

JCPA Taking Direct Aim at Anti-Israel Boycotters
Gal Beckerman, The Jewish Daily Forward, February 24, 2010

Speaker sees Mideast money-peace link
John Koziol, The Citizen, February 24, 2010

Corrie family sues Israel
JTA, February 24, 2010

Rachel Corrie's family brings civil suit over human shield's death in Gaza
Rory McCarthy, Guardian.co.uk, February 23, 2010

Jewish-Arab Coexistence in Israel:  Barriers and Opportunities
Chicago Public Radio, February 22, 2010

No Tutu is Big Enough to Cover Israel's War Crimes
Palestine Monitor, February 22, 2010

Dancing, Singing new Yorkers Protest, Calling for Boycott of  Israel Ballet
Palestine News Agency, February 21, 2010

Settlement goods banned in PA-controlled cities
Ma'an News Agency, February 16, 2010

Dial 'D' for Death: The UA and Motorola
Gabriel Schivone, Arizona Daily Wildcat, February 15, 2010

UA group calls for President Shelton to sever UAPD-Motorola contract
Jennifer Koehmstedt, Arizona Daily Wildcat, February 15, 2010

Would Sanctions Imposed on Israel Help Palestinians
Tony Karon, TIME, February 15, 2010

AU: An honorable history of divestment
Gabriel Schivone, Arizona Daily Wildcat, February 4, 2010

Israeli Occupation Supportive Companies to Boycott
Stephen Lendman, Palestine Chronicles, February 4, 2010

Should Palestinians Give Up On Negotiations?
MJ Rosenberg, The Huffington Post, January 29, 2010

Palestinian Christians urge nonviolent resistance
Claire Schaeffer-Duffy, National Catholic Reporter, January, 27, 2010

Israeli companies excluded from bank’s investments
The Copenhagen Post Online, January 25, 2010

Carleton's war portfolio: Students demand divestment from apartheid
Aidan MacDonald, Rabble.ca, January 22, 2010

UK boycott initiator slams Ariel university recognition
Hagit Klaiman, YNet, January 22, 2010

Issues Stand Before Israel in Joining Elite Group
Ethan Bronner, New York Times, January 19, 2010

The monsters of spring: UA-supported companies involved in crimes of mass destruction
Gabriel Schivone, Arizona Daily Wildcat, January 15, 2010

For Israel, a reckoning
John Pilger, New Statesman, January 14, 2010

Lessons from the Gaza Freedom March
Joshua Broiller, Common Dreams, January 9, 2010

Interview with Andrew Kadi of Adalah-NY
Flashpoints, December 16, 2009

Livni cancels JNF visit to UK
Marcus Dysch, The JC.com, December 14, 2009

Israel expresses anger at new Palestine food labels
Valerie Elliott, TimesOnline, December 12, 2009

Food labels advice change over Palestinian territories
BBC, December 11, 2009

U.K. government urges businesses: Label products from settlements
Barak Ravid, Ha'aretz, December 11, 2009

Ahava turns Dead Sea mud into money
Michal Lev-Ram, CNNMoney.com, December 10, 2009

Palestinians boycott Israeli settlement goods
Associated Press/YNet, December 8, 2009

Boycott of Ahava Dead Sea products makes an impact
Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, December 2, 2009 

BDS: A Quest for Justice, Human Rights and Peace
Omar Barghouti and Nancy Kricorian, WBAI Radio, November 21, 2009

Macalester student groups call for more transparency in endowment
Maya Pisel, The Mac Weekly, November 20, 2009

New Orleans Middle East Film Festival cranks up today
Mike Scott, The Times-Picayune, November 12, 2009

Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions: A Quest for Justice, Human Rights and Peace
Omar Barghouti, WBAI Radio, November 10, 2009 (Interview at 21:30)

Is Boycotting Israel Appropriate?
Worldview - Chicago Public Radio, September 22, 2009

Palestinian-Led Movement To Boycott Israel Is Gaining Support: ‘Our South Africa Moment Has Finally Arrived,’ Says One Leader
Gal Beckerman, The Jewish Daily Forward, September 16, 2009

A turning point for the US solidarity movement
Nada Elia, The Electronic Intifada, September 16, 2009 

Palestine solidarity victories alarm pro-Israel lobby: BDS movement growing
Art Young, Rabble.ca, September 16, 2009

Boycotting Israel, The Goldstone Report, and Bloody Lowndes
Laura Flanders, GRITtv, September 15, 2009

No Celebration of Occupation: 1,500 Artists and Writers Sign Letter Protesting Toronto Film Festival Decision to Spotlight Tel Aviv
Amy Goodman and Naomi Klein, Democracy Now!, September 14, 2009

The Elders' next move
Sam Bahour, The Sacramento Bee, September 11, 2009

The Tel Aviv Party Stops Here
Naomi Klein, The Nation, September 9, 2009

Why stop with Elbit?
Amira Hass, Ha'aretz, September 9, 2009

We don't feel like celebrating with Israel this year
Naomi Klein, The Globe and Mail, September 8, 2009

Oslo pressured to dump Africa Israel as well
Nimrod Halpern, Ha'aretz, September 8, 2009

Settling for … Settlements
Nadia Hijab, Agence Global, September 7, 2009

Norway divests from Israel defense firm over ties to West Bank fence
Amira Hass and Barak Ravid, Ha'aretz, September 3, 2009

Toronto International Film Festival focus on Tel Aviv draws protests
Michael Posner, The Globe and Mail, September 3, 2009

Naomi Klein Boycotts Life as Normal in Israel
Cecilie Surasky, Alternet, September 1, 2009

Prof. Carmi’s personal opinion in the LA Times
Sydney Levy, MuzzleWatch, September 1, 2009

BDS: Avnery's dangerous argumentation
Helena Cobban, Just World News, August 30, 2009

The Last Refuge
Gideon Levy, Ha'aretz, August 27, 2009

Pink Panthers: Why the antiwar group Code Pink has targeted an Israeli cosmetics company
Liel Leibovitz, Tablet, August 27, 2009

Israeli academics must pay price to end occupation
Anat Matar, Ha'aretz, August 27, 2009

“Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly”; Time to Embrace BDS
James M. Wall, Wallwritings, August 26, 2009

Israeli university prof calls for boycott
Jewish Telegraph Agency, August 24, 2009

Investment bank BlackRock divests from Africa-Israel
Hillel Koren, Globes Online, August 23, 2009

Lecturer qualifies his call for ban on Israel
Ilana Curiel, YNet News, August 23, 2009

British firefighters call for boycott of Israel
Chris Latham, Green Left Weekly, August 22, 2009

Boycott Israel: An Israeli comes to the painful conclusion that it's the only way to save his country
Neve Gordon, Los Angeles Times, August 20, 2009

BlackRock divests from the West Bank
Erik Hagen, Norwatch, August 20, 2009

Can we talk? The Middle East "peace industry"
Faris Giacaman, The Electronic Intifada, August 20, 2009

Amnesty International Withdraws from Leonard Cohen's Israel Concert Fund
The Palestine Telegraph, August 19, 2009

Irish construction giant digs deeper in occupation
Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, August 18, 2009

Blockbuster to offer movies on some Motorola cell phones
Andrew Vanacore, Associated Press, August 18, 2009

United Church rejects Israel boycott
CBC News, August 13, 2009

No National Boycott, but Churches Encouraged to Act
United Church of Canada Press Release, August 13, 2009

Boycott movement takes hold in British unions
Asa Winstanley, The Electronic Intifada, August 14, 2009

'Ignore smear campaign': United Church to vote on BDS resolution today
Omar Barghouti and Sid Shniad, Rabble, August 13, 2009

Corporate Responsibility: Products for War and Occupation or Products for Peace?
Ann Wright, Huffington Post, August 11, 2009

Geneva Conventions at 60: US should take the lead on civilian protection
Liz Lucas, Oxfam America, August 11, 2009

Who profits from Israeli occupation?
Lia Tarachansky, The Real News Network, August 11, 2009

More than One S in Resistance
Nadia Hijab, Agence Global, August 10, 2009

Oxfam suspends actress Kristin Davis, Ahava spokesperson, from publicity work
Various news sources, August 8, 2009

Boycott & Divestment: Ending Israel's Occupation
John Mahoney, The Link, August 6, 2009

The ugly reality of Israel's settlement-made beauty products 
Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, August 3, 2009

Church of England investment link to Indian nuclear missiles
Ekklesia, August 3, 2009

Israeli Occupation is Profitable, It Should be Less So
Haoketz, August 2, 2009

United for freedom and universal justice
Omar Barghouti and Sid Shniad, The Electronic Intifada, July 31, 2009

Stolen Beauty
Peter Rothberg, The Nation, July 31, 2009

Code Pink protest calls for Ahava boycott
Anat Shalev, YNet, July 30, 2009

Israel Tightens Screws for War Against Iran
Richard Silverstein, Tikun Olam, July 30, 2009

Entertaining Apartheid Israel Deserves No Amnesty
Indybay.org, July 30, 2009

United Church defends Israel boycott
The Vancouver Sun, July 29, 2009

Norway examines the ethics of its Israel investments
Amira Hass, Ha'aretz, July 28, 2009

New Yorkers call for boycott of Motorola over dealings with IDF
Grace Wermenbol, Ha'aretz, July 23, 2009

If Only the Yes Men Could Fix the World
Erica Marcus, San Francisco Bay Times, July 23, 2009

Israeli Cosmetic Company Is About to Learn It Can't Cover Up Its Role in the Occupation
Nancy Kricorian, AlterNet, July 22, 2009

The Boycott Century
Sousan Hammad, Adbusters, July 20, 2009

Israeli funding angers filmmaker
Philippa Hawker, The Age-Melbourne, July 18, 2009

Major Contractor Tries to Divest from Israel as Boycott Pressures Increase
Rose Foran, The Media Line, July 14, 2009

Britain revokes arms licenses for Israeli navy guns
Ian Black, The Guardian, July 13, 2009

HeidelbergCement tries to sell West Bank mines as legal, boycott pressures grow 
Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, July 13, 2009

In Queens, singing protesters urge Motorola boycott
Indybay.org, July 12, 2009

Netanyahu's Two-State Goal?
Saree Makdisi, Huffington Post, July 8, 2009

Palestinian Titantic
Nadia Hijab, Agence Global, July 8, 2009

Naomi Klein: Oppose the state, not the people
Yotam Feldman, Ha'aretz, July 1, 2009

Pro-Israel Lobby Alarmed by Growth of Boycott, Divestment Movement
Art Young, ZNet, June 29, 2009

"Summer in the Streets" for Palestine Kicks Off in New York
Indybay.org, June 28, 2009

On World Refugee Day, Trader Joe's Consumers Take Action for Palestinian Rights
Indybay.org, June 22, 2009

Caterpillar CEO Endorses Divestment
Institute for Middle East Understanding, June 19, 2009

DCI Urges UNICEF to end its partnership with Motorola
Defence for Children International, June 18, 2009

Hit Them in the Wallet
Reading Capital blog, June 18, 2009

Independent Jewish Voices (Canada) Joins Global BDS Campaign
Global BDS Movement, June 17, 2009

Campaigners Urge Caterpillar to Halt Bulldozer Sales to Israel
Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, June 16, 2009

Protest at Halton Caterpillar in Portland calling for divestment from Israel
Portland Independent Media Center, June 13, 2009

Dexia Israel stops financing Israeli settlements
Martijn Lauwens, Palestine Media Center, June 11, 2009

Court to decide if builders can be sued for settlements
Janice Arnold, Canadian Jewish News, June 10, 2009

Motorola looking to divest Israeli subsidiary
TradingMarkets.com, June 10, 2009

Caterpillar Sees Return To 2008 Sales Level Within 5 Years
Bob Tita, Wall Street Journal, June 10, 2009


CAT CEO sees sales rebound to $50 bln within 5 yrs
James B. Kelleher, Reuters, June 10, 2009

CAT CEO sees sales rebound to $50 bln within 5 yrs
James B. Kelleher, Forbes.com, June 10, 2009

Jewish and Christian Organizations: 'Caterpillar Should Build America, Not Destroy Palestine'
Common Dreams, June 9, 2009


'Victory' for campaigners as firm halts rail work for Israeli settlers
Ekklesia, June 9, 2009


Jerusalem rail operator jumps ship
Ha'aretz, June 8, 2009


Supermarkets may face action on Israeli labels, say lawyers
Afua Hirsch, The Guardian, June 7, 2009

Caterpillar under Fire for Human Rights Abuses for Sixth Year in a Row
Global BDS Movement, June 4, 2009

Caterpillar under Fire for Human Rights Abuses for Sixth Year in a Row
The Monthly Review, June 3, 2009

Lecturers vote to boycott Israeli universities
Jessica Shepherd, The Guardian, May 27, 2009

Why Palestinians are calling for a boycott of Israeli universities
Amjad Barham, The Guardian, May 26, 2009

Palestinian Sovereignty and the BDS Campaign Against Israeli Apartheid (Part II)
J. Kehaulani Kauanui, Indigenous Politics Radio, May 26, 2009

20 Israeli groups call on Norwegian pension fund to divest from occupation
Philip Weiss, Mondoweiss, May 14, 2009

Palestinian Sovereignty and the BDS Campaign Against Israeli Apartheid (Part I)
J. Kehaulani Kauanui, Indigenous Politics Radio, May 12, 2009

AIPAC Executive Director fears Apartheid Framework, BDS
Adam Horowitz, Mondoweiss, May 7, 2009

Ethnic Cleansing in East Jerusalem is Not a Paranoid Worry
Bill Fletcher, Jr., Black Commentator, May 7, 2009

Protest Motorola's aid in Israel's occupation
Linda L. Wotring, Ann Arbor Opinion, May 3, 2009

Motorola Shareholder Meeting in Chicago
Amir Haq, Adam Ghazi, Katherine Fuchs and Josh Ruebner, Radio Islam, May 2, 2009

The Israel Boycott is Biting
Nadia Hijab, Agence Global, April 30, 2009

Motorola drops bomb fuse unit following boycott campaign
The Arab American News, April 24, 2009

Boycott this Israeli settlement builder
Abe Hayeem, The Guardian, April 28, 2009

U.S. Court allows apartheid claims against companies
BBC, April 9, 2009

Motorola to sell Israeli unit making bomb fuses
Associated Press, April 7, 2009

Motorola Boycott Organizers Claim Victory
Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, April 7, 2009


Caterpillar Protest in Michigan
Herb Woerpel, Southwest Advance, April 6, 2009

Motorola Israel sells bomb fuse unit targeted by boycott
MENA Report, April 5, 2009

Israel exports hit by European boycotts after attacks on Gaza
Rachel Shabi, The Guardian, April 3, 2009

New York kicks off boycott campaign against Motorola
Axis of Logic, April 1, 2009

Israeli Exporters Forced to Slash Prices
Ma'an News Agency, March 31, 2009

Campaign to Boycott Motorola Launched in New York
Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, March 30, 2009

Exporters Suffer Anti-Israel Boycotts
Sharon Wrobel, Jerusalem Post, March 30, 2009

To Boycott Israel...or Not?
Naomi Klein and Rabbi Arthur Waskow interviewed by Joel Bleifuss, In These Times, March 30, 2009

In the Diaspora: Suspended Agitation
Samuel Freedman, Jerusalem Post, March 19, 2009

Lessons from the I-97 Seattle Divestment Initiative
Dave Jette, The Electronic Intifada, March 6, 2009

U.K. Embassy Nixes Move to Offices of Company Behind West Bank Construction

Barak Ravid, Ha'aretz, March 4, 2009


Al Jazeera English, February 15, 2009

Hampshire College cuts ties with fund invested in Israel
Peter Schworm, Boston Globe, February 12, 2009

Church of England divested from Caterpillar
Jewish Telegraph Agency, February 10, 2009

For first time, U.S. professors call for academic and cultural boycott
Raphael Ahren, Ha'aretz, January 29, 2009

Israel: Boycott, Divest, Sanction
Naomi Klein, The Nation, January 8, 2009

Double standard on divestment
Josh Ruebner, IMEU, Jan 8, 2008

Proposed Boycott of Israeli Goods Divides Co-op
Jo Mathis, The Ann Arbor News, August 30, 2007

The Case for Academic Boycott against Israel
Alternative Information Center, August 23, 2007

Boycott Movement Targets Israel
George Bisharat, San Francisco Chronicle, August 15, 2007

US Lutherans consider Israel Boycott
Haviv Rettig, Jerusalem Post, August 15, 2007

Why Divestment? And Why Now?
David Wildman, The Link, August-September 2006