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University of Oregon Student Senate Endorses Anti-Israel BDS Movement

The University of Oregon’s student senate passed a resolution on Wednesday endorsing the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel, and targeting several companies over their alleged complicity in “the Israeli occupation of Palestine.”

A Pro-Palestinian demonstrator carries placards reading 'Keep calm and boycott Israel' on the Republique square in Paris, ahead of a banned demonstration against Israel's military operation in Gaza and in support of the Palestinian people, on July 26, 2014. French authorities banned on July 26, 2014 a new pro-Palestinian demonstration …

NYU Opposes Boycott of Pro-Israel Campus Groups

TEL AVIV – New York University expressed that it was against the boycott of particular student groups after 51 campus organizations pledged to boycott pro-Israel groups.

Singer and guitarist Baz Warne of the British rock band 'The Stranglers' performs at the Espace Julien in Marseille, southern France, on 10 April 2012 as part of their French Tour 2012. AFP PHOTO/GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

BDS Fail: Punk Legends The Stranglers Confirm Tel Aviv Shows

The Stranglers are heading for Tel Aviv. The classic 1970s punk band have confirmed tour dates for the city this summer, defying anti-Israel lobbyists who work to dissuade performers from visiting the Jewish state.

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Israeli Blacklist Documents BDS Groups to be Blocked From Country

The Strategic Affairs Ministry under Gilad Erdan has compiled a list of organizations it says promote the boycott of Israel, and will cooperate with the Interior Ministry to block members of those groups from entering the country, Hadashot news reported Saturday.

Anti-Israel protesters hold up placards as a group marches towards the US embassy during a protest in Kuala Lumpur on November 23, 2012. Dozens of students after offering their Friday prayers marched towards the US embassy while holding placards and banners to condemn Israel military aggression in Gaza and demanded …

UN Plans Nine More Anti-Israel Resolutions

Next month, the UN General Assembly is expected to affirm east Jerusalem’s status as “occupied territory,” call for international companies to boycott Israel and condemn Israel’s presence on the Golan Heights.

Anti-Israel demonstrators march behind a banner of the BDS organization in Marseille, June 13.. (photo credit:GEORGES ROBERT / AFP)

Report: Pitzer College Overturns Boycott Israel Student Resolution

The Pitzer College board of trustees announced on Friday that, following “careful consideration,” it had decided to “rescind…and declare…to be of no effect” a student government vote held during Passover to add an anti-Israel boycott into its bylaws.

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Texas College Campuses See Rising Anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitism continues to rise on many U.S. college campuses including in Texas where universities face increasing vitriol that targets their Jewish student communities.

Anti-Israel demonstrators march behind a banner of the BDS organization in Marseille, June 13.. (photo credit:GEORGES ROBERT / AFP)

French BDS Branch Begins ‘Israel Apartheid Week’

Israel’s ambassador to France is asking the country’s mayors to reject events in their cities as the French branch of the anti-Israel BDS movement launches “Israeli Apartheid week” on Tuesday under the slogan “100 years of occupation/ 100 years of popular resistance for justice,” referring to the 1917 Balfour Declaration.