After a brief hiatus to deal with some family matters, it’s time to return to the fight, both at Divest This! and now with a weekly column at the incomparable Elder of Ziyon site! Having missed some comings and goings over the last couple of months, I wanted to take a look at what’s gone on […]
Just an FYI that I’ll be taking a break from blogging here at Divest This for a little while. This has nothing to do with politics foreign or domestic, both of which are likely to get redefined between now and when I sign back in after the first of the year. Rather, some important deadlines both at […]
Over the coming weekend, Students for Justice in Palestine will be holding its annual conference on the campus of George Mason University. The event has already generated coverage, mostly in the Jewish press and blogosphere, where you can read about the controversy the conference is generating and plans for counter-programming. It’s always tricky to judge […]
I proposed a test we could apply to determine if any political action we take is strategic vs. something else.
A new resource on how the language of war can help us to best understand and defeat the BDS “movement.”
Nothing like a 19-part series on BDS and War to chase away an audience.
Some final thoughts on using the language of war to understand how to win against BDS.
A narrative which provides a way to hit back at Israel’s enemies without being perceived as “going negative.”
So what strategies should we pick in our approach to defeating BDS?
One of the longest-running and least productive conversations on the subject of BDS is over the efficacy of positive campaigning vs. “going on the offensive.”
What role do planning and logistics play in the fight against BDS?
Some simple strategies appropriate for creating alliances within organizations that tend to get targeted by BDS.