The bill, approved by a vote of 38-9, prevents state funds from being invested in companies that boycott Israel.
A single state would bury both the Palestinian national movement and the Zionist vision. People who view the boycott as 'saving Israel from itself' might find themselves living in a Masada.
When you boycott Israel, or reject the ideology on which it was founded, you are estranging yourself from much of the Jewish world.
'A boycott of Israeli academics and institutions is contrary to our core principles of academic freedom,' Andrew Hamilton says in a statement.
South Florida retirees are mobilizing to fire their security firm G4S after it announced it would be terminating its contracts in Israel.
After several weeks of discussion that included protests and the condemnation of a member of the assembly a resolution has finally passed, proponents ensure it will not censor fair criticism of Israel and its policies.
Resolution passes with 66.5 percent in favor, additional 57 percent pledging to boycott Israeli academic institutions; vote is 'at odds with the principles of academic freedom and the free exchange of ideas,' NYU says.
The Alliance for Israel Advocacy, which aims to be a counterpart of Christians United for Israel, says it was encouraged by government officials in Jerusalem.
Four plaintiffs, who are longtime members of the association, charge ASA with violationd D.C. law concerning tax-exempt NGOs and violating the group's internal rules.
Despite the charges against Haaretz, it can proudly wear the mantle of patriotism, because love of one’s country is the love of human beings, the search for solutions and a refusal to reconcile with the existing order.