The decision by the other players not to travel to Israel was led by Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, who expressed resentment at what he saw as a manipulation by Israel’s government.
Meretz MK Tamar Zandberg asks Interior Minister Arye Dery if there is a 'special procedure' concerning members of civil society groups.
Jennifer Gorovitz grilled about her plans by a number of officials at Israel's airport, asked about NIF funding to various NGOs in Israel.
Certain ministries oppose the bill, so the governing coalition needs time to craft a common stance.
The legislation, however, has not yet been run by the governing coalition; a key committee meets on the matter Sunday.
The expansion of the 'boycott law' is an attempt to prevent any protest against government policy.
Bill scheduled to come up for final vote Monday evening; ban would also apply to those calling for boycotts of any Israeli institution.
With much difficulty, I am asking my fellow citizens to lead the call for an international boycott, because otherwise our country will be lost forever.
Members of some organizations aren’t marching because of Shabbat, but others fear the event might push an agenda hostile to Israel.
Republican senator from Florida and Democratic senator from West Virginia introduce bill protecting state and local governments passing anti-BDS legislation from lawsuits.