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Singer Lauryn Hill cancels Israel performance
by Renee Lewis, Al Jazeera America
May 5th, 2015
Cancellation follows coordinated effort by activists and fans pressuring artists to boycott Israel over rights abuses.
Why Lauryn Hill cancelled her Israel concert
by Husna Haq, The Christian Science Monitor
May 5th, 2015
R&B star Lauryn Hill has cancelled a concert in Israel because she could not schedule a parallel show in the Palestinian city of Ramallah. Who else has boycotted Israel? And who hasn't?
Lauryn Hill cancels Israel concert after bungled Nigeria date
by August Brown, Los Angeles Times
May 5th, 2015
'I've wanted very much to bring our live performance...but also to be a presence supporting justice and peace'
Lauryn Hill cancels performance in Israel
by MSNBC Road Map
May 6th, 2015
Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Concert, Citing Politics
by Tim Nudd, People
May 5th, 2015
Lauryn Hill cancels Israel show after failing to secure gig in Palestine
by Eric Renner Brown, Entertainment Weekly
May 5th, 2015
Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Show Amid Controversy
by Daniel Kreps, Rolling Stone
May 5th, 2015
"I've wanted very much to bring our live performance to this part of the world, but also to be a presence supporting justice and peace," Hill says.
Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Concert Following Pressure From Activists
by Yesha Callahan, The Root
May 5th, 2015
The singer was scheduled to perform near Tel Aviv, but she cited challenges she encountered as the reason for canceling the show.
Lauryn Hill cancels Israel concert after 'Killing Me Softly' video campaign calls for boycott
by Robert Tait, The Telegraph
May 5th, 2015
Fugees singer cancels Tel Aviv show scheduled for this week after pressure from pro-Palestinian groups.
Lauryn Hill cancels Israel show
by STAR Magazine
May 5th, 2015
Lauryn Hill Cancels Show in Israel
by Latifah Muhammad, BET
May 5th, 2015
Singer doesn't want to "alienate" fans as tensions rise in the region.
Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Concert, Citing Inability to Perform in Ramallah
by Lawahez Jabari and F. Brinley Bruton, NBC News
May 5th, 2015
Why did Lauryn Hill cancel Israel show?
by Maria Puente, USA Today
May 5th, 2015
Lauryn Hill Cancels Performance in Israel
by Joe Coscarelli, The New York Times
May 4th, 2015
BDS movement takes to social media to urge Lauryn Hill to cancel Israel show
by The Jerusalem Post
May 4th, 2015
A tweet last month by the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation read: “@MsLaurynHill 11,000 people asking you to boycott Israel. Please respect Palestinian call.”