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PennBDS: Economics of BDSers Preoccupation

This is part of a series of articles based on the program of the upcoming PennBDS conference.  Check out this landing page to find out more. Economic discussions by BDS supporters tend to focus on just two subjects: (1) The amount of foreign aid received by Israel from the US (which, depending on which BDSers you talk to ranges […]

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PennBDS: Palestine in International Law

This is part of a series of articles based on the program of the upcoming PennBDS conference.  Check out this landing page to find out more. I’ve been trying to write something new for each session on the PennBDS agenda, but with regard to “Palestine in International Law,” I’ve pretty much already said all I need to here. The […]

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PennBDS – Lessons from South Africa

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series BDS and South Africa

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series BDS and South AfricaThis is part of a series of articles based on the program of the upcoming PennBDS conference.  Check out this landing page to find out more. South Africa is so central to the BDS narrative that it’s warranted considerable coverage on this blog.  While I’ll […]

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PennBDS: Delegitimization

This is part of a series of articles based on the program of the upcoming PennBDS conference.  Check out this landing page to find out more. “Deligitimization” is an ungainly word, one which even Israel’s defenders don’t much enjoy using. Descriptively, the term does the job in summing up a set of activities designed to deny to the […]

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