crrns_control January 3, 2019

By Geoffrey Clarfield, POST MILLENNIAL Since America became a world power after WWII, its policies in the middle east have ignored some of the worst practices, such as slavery, which occur almost daily. In war-torn Syria and Iraq, there has been a dramatic upsurge. We are talking about the systematic rape and enslavement of Yazidi […]

crrns_control December 31, 2018

Dear Friends, Shurat HaDin has just achieved another important legal victory against the BDS movement as we finish the year! We managed to shut down a vital crowdfunding channel for the central boycott organization, the BDS National Committee (BNC), located in Ramallah. Last week, we sent urgent cease and desist letters to the funding platform […]

crrns_control December 29, 2018

JERUSALEM — A U.S. software company said Friday it blocked the fundraising account of the Palestinian-led boycott movement against Israel following a complaint by a pro-Israel group that the campaign has links to militant organizations. Donorbox, which makes fundraising management software, confirmed that the BDS campaign’s account was temporarily blocked while it investigates the allegations. […]

crrns_control December 22, 2018

Amnesty International activists delivered a “special Christmas gift ” to the UK Foreign Office earlier this month, to highlight campaigners’ demand for a ban on Israeli settlement produce. The gift was stocked with olive oil, wine, dates, and oranges marked with “Delicious but tainted” stickers. According to Amnesty, “these items are just some of the […]

crrns_control December 21, 2018

According to the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), “legal prohibitions persist on access for Palestinian refugees to 36 liberal or syndicated professions (including in medicine, farming, fishery, and public transportation)… In order to work, Palestinian refugees in Lebanon are required to obtain an annual work permit. Following a change in the […]

crrns_control December 19, 2018

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The on-campus boycott, divest, and sanctions movement (BDS) has benefited greatly from the normalizing of anti-Semitism in the US and around the world. The American university is now in many instances a toxic environment for both students and faculty who have an open mind about Israel. Those faculty who risk their jobs, tenure, […]