The winners and losers of Israel’s 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

The contest lured expected calls for boycotts by Israel-haters, but the show went on—almost without a hitch—at the Expo Tel Aviv convention center. During the vote tally, representatives from other countries praised Israel’s top-notch production.

2019-05-26T14:44:10+00:00 May 26th, 2019|

Confronting Germany’s mixed record on tackling BDS

Some German federal states, cities, institutions and politicians have put word to action, and Berlin, Munich and Frankfurt have barred BDS-affiliates from receiving municipal funding and space. Nevertheless, anti-BDS activists say a country that should know better still has a long way to go.

2018-08-02T23:58:54+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|