Germany's Gift to BDS: The Slippery Slope of Labeling Israeli Products

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has given in to pressure to adopt provocative labeling for products made in Israeli settlements. Next stop: a full boycott of Israeli goods?

The left-liberal German Green party finally forced the hand of the conservative Merkel administration to explicitly declare—what before had been an open secret—its support for product labels covering export goods from the occupied territories in the West Bank and Golan Heights.