Israel Will Continue Disregarding International Law

Nov 03, 2020

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is now in its 72nd year. Israel has been given renewed impetus after agreeing to the Abraham Accords with the United Arab Emirates on August 13, when the two states announced the normalization of diplomatic relations. Bahrain soon followed in Abu...

What’s Wrong with BDS? (Part 1/2)

Dec 01, 2012

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement’s biggest problem is that it will not work. This is the first of two parts. As we marked the 45th anniversary of the occupation this June, I would support any effective nonviolent strategy that will end the occupation of the West Bank and lead to...

What’s Wrong with BDS? (Part 2/2)

Dec 01, 2012

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement’s biggest problem is that it will not work. This is the final part. Read part one here. “The Problem with BDS is the Ambiguity of the Goal” Even Prof. Norman Finkelstein, an outspoken critic of Israeli policy who lost his...