• CEO of TIAA-CREF confronted by shareholder-activists at UMass Boston

    Pro-divestment activists from the UMass faculty and student body brought their concerns to TIAA-CREF CEO Roger Ferguson as he delivered a convocation in September, 2010. Jewish Voice for Peace (a member group of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation) has launched a national campaign specifically at TIAA-CREF, to divest from several companies who […]

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  • A report on the two day conference on “A Just Peace for Palestine” held on 22-23 September 2010 at New Delhi.

    “Just Peace for Palestine” Fri, 2010-09-24 15:07 — Dhananjay Day 1 Noted academics, political leaders and activists from the different parts of the world gathered today for a two day Conference in New Delhi on ‘A Just Peace for Palestine’. The Conference was jointly organised by the Committee for Solidarity with Palestine, Palestine BDS National […]

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  • Boycott Israel? The Big Story Special On The Global BDS Movement [Press TV]

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  • Copenhagen city council set to vote on divestment

    Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 22 September 2010 On 23 September, Denmark’s Social Democrat party will have a decisive influence on a Copenhagen city council vote on whether the municipality should divest $2.3 million from companies involved in the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. The divestment measure was already voted on […]

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  • OLMV – Jess Ghannam & Nada Elia talk BDS with hosts Wael Elasady and Will Seaman

    One Land, Many voices – Dr. Nada Elia and Dr. Jess Ghannam join hosts Wael Elasady and Will Seaman for an extended discussion of the Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions Movement. One Land, Many Voices, March 26th, 2010, 9:00AM-10:00AM: KBOO Community Radio Click here to listen to the show: > > >One Land, Many Voices – September 24, 2010 […]

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  • BDS Campaign – Boycott Israel Movement Grows

    By Eric Walberg 9-21-10 The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign moves ahead in Washington, California, British Columbia, Harvard and Brown Universities, and the Netherlands, notes Eric Walberg In July, in Rachel Corrie’s hometown of Olympia, Washington state, the popular Food Co-op announced that no Israeli products would be sold at its two grocery stores. Archbishop […]

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  • UMass Boston Faculty Call on TIAA-CREF to Divest from Israeli Occupation

    September 20, 2010 – Faculty and staff at the University of Massachusetts Boston asked the non-profit investment firm TIAA-CREF to divest its holdings from companies that do business with the Israeli Occupation at the company CEO’s public address on campus last Monday. Faculty presented TIAA-CREF CEO Roger Ferguson with a letter requesting that the firm […]

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  • Los Angeles Launches Nation’s First Israel Divestment Campaign

    Posted by Linda Milazzo at 1:35 am September 10, 2010 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=c4gSLqQW-iI] On April 1, 2010, in a no-holds-barred interview with the Christian Science Monitor, Israeli peacemaker Jonathan Ben Artzi, a PhD candidate at Brown University and nephew to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, made clear his belief that equality and social justice will prevail in […]

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  • UK unions vote to divest from occupation

    BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Many of Britain’s unions have thrown their weight behind a campaign of disinvestment and boycott from companies which are profiting from Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories. Trade unions voted unanimously at an annual conference for a motion put forward by the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association, seconded by the GMB, and supported […]

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  • TUC votes for campaign of boycott and disinvestment to free Palestine

    Press Release For immediate release Britain ’s unions have thrown their weight behind a campaign of disinvestment and boycott from companies which are profiting from Israel ’s illegal occupation of Palestinian territories. Trade unions voted unanimously today at the TUC’s annual conference for a motion put forward by the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association (TSSA), seconded […]

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