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Hey, BDS-Loving Professors Watching the Assault on Academic Freedom in Turkey: Why so Quiet?

If you want to boycott Israel but not Erdogan’s dictatorship, there’s an old and useful term that might describe you well

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Summer Vacation on the Front Lines of Palestine

Do NGOs that work in and around Israel use their volunteers for propaganda?

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The End of Palestinian Nationalism

When a movement devolves into a death cult, it’s time to rethink our assumptions

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Helen Mirren Slams BDS During Visit to Jerusalem

Mirren, in Israel to present Yitzhak Perlman with a lifetime achievement award, made clear her feelings about the BDS movement

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Against Abnormalization: BDS Targets a Major Lebanese-Born Writer

An interview with Israeli television lands French citizen, novelist, and essayist Amin Maalouf in a bizarre and ignorant thought-crime hell

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Prospective Clinton VP Pick Blocks Anti-BDS Legislation

Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is opposing a bipartisan effort to streamline the fight against economic warfare aimed at Israel

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Signs Anti-BDS Executive Order

‘If you boycott Israel, New York will boycott you’

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Fighting BDS at the U.N.

Attendees gathered inside the U.N. General Assembly to discuss approaches to combating BDS. But was it productive?

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The Zionist Monk Who Teaches Israelis How To Speak Arabic

A 90-year-old Catholic is the author of numerous textbooks and dictionaries on the colloquial dialect of the Palestinians

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Companies Run Scared as Anti-BDS Laws Take Effect

As state legislations kick in, corporations rush to disavow anti-Israeli bigotry

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Ironies Abound, as Sanders Suspends Outspoken Jewish Outreach Coordinator

Simone Zimmerman, a young, radical, and promising Jewish activist, was ultimately doomed for calling Benjamin Netanyahu a bad name on Facebook

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University Debaters Asked to Justify Palestinian Terrorism Against Israeli Civilians

A controversial motion at the U.S. Universities Debating Championship in Atlanta sparked walkouts and, apparently, tears

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BDS, Inc.

The anti-Israel movement is suffering one defeat after another. So, why are so many Jewish activists—and donors—still obsessed with it?

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Donald Trump, Human BDS

‘Whatever Trump’s supporters feel, they’ve a duty to consider their civic responsibilities and resist juvenile urges like stickin’ it to the man or tellin’ it like it is or votin’ for the funny and outrageous dude’

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It’s Anti-Apartheid Week in the U.K.!

Dispatch from the London campus where BDS activists rattle loudly enough to be heard by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu—but how’s the campaign going?

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From Florida to Canada, BDS is Having the Worst Week Ever

Already morally vile, the movement is now legally questionable as well

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Did Britain Just Ban Boycotts of Israel? Not Quite.

Contrary to what you may have heard, the UK government did not pass a law barring BDS. But they did strengthen legal arguments against it.

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The Green Line on the Label

How a U.S. Senator’s fight against labeling Israeli settlement products is actually a gift to the BDS movement

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New Congressional Bill Supports States Fighting BDS

The Combating BDS Act of 2016 will support states’ right to cut ties with companies boycotting or divesting from Israel. It is slated to be introduced on Wednesday.

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When It Comes to the Haters, Time To Stop Talking

The cult of conversation holds debate sacred, but there’s no reason to have discussions with those who wish Jews ill

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Right to Debate: Hillel’s ‘Israel Guidelines’ Cause a Stir

Students and prominent academics are speaking out against Hillel International’s guidelines that police conversations about Israel on campus. Their concerns are legitimate, and Hillel should reformulate its divisive policies.

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Want To Fight BDS? Drink Up.

There’s no more pleasurable way to support Israel than to enjoy the exceptional wines made in Judea and Samaria. Here are three of the best.

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Bringing the Heat

On Unorthodox, the Hilton-Rothschild dynasty begins, plus Jewish Voice for Peace’s Rebecca Vilkomerson and humorist Mike Albo

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There Is No Victory Without Anguish

On the logic and illogic of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

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Why Sanctions Are Pointless: Or, How Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs and Coca-Cola Broke the Arab Boycott

A first-hand account of the 1960s maneuvers that quenched Israel’s thirst for soda—and investment

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California Assemblyman Introduces Anti-BDS Bill

Travis Allen also introduced the California Israel Commerce Protection Act, which would bar state funds from being invested in institutions that engage in the Arab League’s economic boycott of Israel

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Adam Sandler and Howard Stern Talk Jewish Shop

Chai necklaces, post-bar mitzvah knife fights, and BDS

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South African Scholars Pledge Academic Boycott of Israel

More than 200 academics from South Africa have followed in the footsteps of hundreds of scholars from the U.K., who declared a similar boycott in October

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Thinking the Unthinkable: A Lamentation for the State of Israel

‘I believe the state of Israel may not survive. That its days are numbered. I can hardly bear to say it.’

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