February 9, 2014
Israel Boycott Movement Harming Itself
Hussein Ibish, The National
The Associated Press
The recent SodaStream controversy has illustrated both the power and shortcomings of the various pro-Palestinian boycott movements. The falling out between actress Scarlett Johansson and her long-term former partners at Oxfam – who support settlement boycotts, but not boycotts against Israel – over her advertising for the company based in an Israeli settlement dovetails with many other European moves to draw the line with Israel.
TAGGED: Palestine, Israel