Category Archives: Boycotts and BDS

The EU labelling guidelines and BDS – continuing the war against Israel by other means

In my earlier post on the EU’s settlements-labelling guidelines, I called it a boycott. However the EU, in reaction to criticism of its  which went into practice today, insist that it is not a boycott, but merely a technical issue, … Continue reading

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It’s the anniversary of Kristallnacht. So let’s boycott the Jews

My headline is only very slightly exaggerated, and even if the EU did not plan to announce their settlements-labelling guidelines precisely today, it is hard to ignore the eerie timing. There is even more curious timing involved, as Honest Reporting … Continue reading

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#BDSFails around the world

The BDS movement represents that Shakespearean description of being “full of sound and fury, signifying nothing”. They have very good public relations since they have the sympathetic ear of much of the Western media, and have an “in” with academia, … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

As I have said over the last few weeks, despite the “matzav” (security situation) and despite the incitement and antisemitism – or maybe precisely because of all that = I feel the need to post some good news before Shabbat. … Continue reading

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More terror updates, more incitement, and a little BDS

Here is another roundup of recent terror attacks that you might not have heard about on your local news unless you live in Israel. And even in Israel, one attack runs into another and it’s getting hard to keep track. … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It seems like the knife-intifada (or whatever the government wants to call it) is here to stay for the moment. This does not derogate from the need to find some good news before Shabbat – in fact it makes it … Continue reading

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