Author Archives: Adalah-NY

About Adalah-NY

Adalah-NY: The New York Campaign for the Boycott of Israel is a grassroots strategic alliance of concerned organizations and individuals in New York, formed to demand an immediate, unconditional, and permanent end to U.S. and U.S.-sponsored Israeli aggression in the Middle East.

‘BDS on Broadway’: Adalah-NY leads march to shame occupation profiteers

100 New Yorkers marched through crowds of shoppers on Broadway in lower Manhattan Saturday, chanting, singing and carrying signs calling for a boycott of Israel.

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Caroling the settlements, in a NY snowstorm

40 human rights advocates gathered outside Lev Leviev’s diamond store yesterday in NY to sing holiday carols deriding his support for Israeli settlements

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Protesters ask Target to drop Israeli settlement product SodaStream

Last week activists in Minneapolis delivered a petition with more than 8,000 signatures to Target headquarters as part of a nationwide campaign calling on the company to stop selling SodaStream products. Here is a report from Adalah-NY on a protest held this past weekend in New York City.

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Video: Peaceful NYC protest of Israeli musician Idan Raichel met with racist response from fans

Over 30 New York human rights advocates protested outside the performance of Israeli musician Idan Raichel at the Beacon Theatre this evening, calling Raichel “a self-proclaimed propagandist for the Israeli government” and its brutal, apartheid policies towards the Palestinian people. The peaceful, spirited protest of chanting and singing was met by hostility and racism from many concert-goers.

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Arava Institute claims to promote peace, but remains silent on justice

The Arava Institute’s online event “With Earth and Each Other,” held Sunday, November 14, exemplified why the Palestinian call for a boycott of Israeli academic and cultural institutions is vital. The event was billed as a celebration of Palestinians, Israelis and Jordanians working together for the environment. But … Continue reading

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