Challenging Anti-BDS Legislation

Get involved with our efforts to push back against federal and state legislation opposing the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement.

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Are Your Members of Congress Trying to Criminalize BDS?
May 18, 2017

Earlier this year, we urged you to contact your Members of Congress to oppose the Israel Anti-Boycott Act, a bill which…

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New US bill would punish settlement boycotters
April 18, 2017

Policy Director Josh Ruebner analyses the dangerous implications of the Israel Anti-Boycott Act in this article published in Electronic Intifada. New…

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AIPAC Is Lobbying for this Today…
March 28, 2017

Today the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is ending its annual policy conference and sending its advocates to Capitol Hill….

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Help Defeat TX’s Anti-BDS Bill Today!
March 24, 2017

Last month, we let you know about an anti-boycott, divestment, and sanction (BDS) bill in the Texas state Senate, SB29, that…

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URGENT: SC Considering Bill Targeting Pro-Palestine Speech!
March 24, 2017

South Carolina is currently trying to pass a very dangerous, free-speech-squashing bill, H.3643, that targets pro-Palestine speech on college campuses. The…

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URGENT: TX Considering Anti-BDS Bill!
February 27, 2017

In an increasingly hostile and violent political environment, with attacks on our civil liberties and human rights coming from the top…

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USCPR Urges Modern Language Association to Reject Anti-Boycott Resolution
February 17, 2017

Boycotts are an inspiring, time-honored, constitutionally-protected tool used to achieve positive social change throughout recent history and in our current political…

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Virginia is crushing our free speech.
January 31, 2017

In an increasingly hostile and violent political environment, with attacks on our civil liberties and human rights coming from the top levels of our…

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Tell WA Legislators: Don’t Curb Our Free Speech!
January 26, 2017

Washington State lawmakers are attacking the Palestinian-led campaign for boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS). Instead of protecting our continually-threatened First Amendment…

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Don’t Let Virginia Curb Palestinian Rights Activism!
January 19, 2017

We need your urgent help. Tomorrow, January 19,  a subcommittee of the General Laws Committee of the Virginia House of Delegates…

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