All posts tagged Boycott Divestment Sanctions

MP: ‘BDS is anti-Semitism’

THE Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign is “anti-Semitism pure and simple”, Deakin MP Michael Sukkar said in Parliament last week.

Talks to continue with Uniting Church despite boycott motion

A MOTION passed by the national assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia’s (UCA) supporting a boycott of Israeli goods has been met with a mixed response from Jewish community leaders.

Anti-Semitism at NUS conference

THE Australasian Union of Jewish Students (AUJS) has condemned scenes of “overt anti-Semitism” at the National Union of Students’ (NUS) national conference in Melbourne last week as an anti-Israel motion was debated.

Uni deregisters Socialist Alternative

PROMINENT leftist group Socialist Alternative (SA) has been deregistered as a club at Monash University for discriminating against Jews at one of its recent events.

Senator demands inquiry into ‘terror’ funding

A SENATOR has requested an official inquiry into whether Australian taxpayers are unknowingly funding a Palestinian terrorist organisation.

Protest at BDS activists trial

ANTI-ISRAEL protestors on the steps of the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court bound their hands with Israeli flags and taped their mouths shut as the trial of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) demonstrators got underway this week.