Boycott, divest and sanction Israel
Posted on: Sun 16 Jul 2017
In 2005, 170 Palestinian civil society organisations, initiated the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign to work for a just peace in the Middle East through non-violent pressure on the Israeli state and on groups that profit from its occupation of Palestinian land. To talk over BDS and an up-coming BDS conference, A Peace of the Action’s Des Lawrence spoke to Nick Riemer of BDS Sydney.
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‘BDS – Driving Global Justice for Palestine’ conference