40 online
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 21 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News    H3'ed 3/6/17

BDS Movement Backfires, Deals Blow to Thousands of Palestinians

Quicklink Submitted By   2 comments
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Scott Baker
Become a Fan
  (79 fans)
Israel - Boycott, divest, sanction - Western supporters may be making things worse for those they are trying to help.
Israel - Boycott, divest, sanction - Western supporters may be making things worse for those they are trying to help.
(Image by John Englart (Takver))
  Details   DMCA

Boycotting Israel leads to Palestinian unemployment.

The Israeli owners of the company were not the ones trying to shut the factory down. It was not the Israeli government either. The call to action came from the United States, where—for over a decade, on dozens of college campuses every year—anti-Israel students and professors have pressured universities to cease working with companies that operate in Israel.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At observer.com
Well Said 1   Supported 1   Interesting 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Scott Baker Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linked In Page       Instagram Page

Scott Baker is a Managing Editor & The Economics Editor at Opednews, and a former blogger for Huffington Post, Daily Kos, and Global Economic Intersection.

His anthology of updated Opednews articles "America is Not Broke" was published by Tayen Lane Publishing (March, 2015) and may be found here:

Scott is a former and current President of Common Ground-NY (http://commongroundnyc.org/), a Geoist/Georgist activist group. He has written dozens of (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend