Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
In 2005, a coalition of Palestinian civil society groups called for people all over the world to engage in a non-violent campaign to boycott, divest from and sanction Israel until it complies with international law. The call was inspired by the international boycott and divestment initiatives applied to South Africa in the struggle to abolish apartheid.
Learn more about the international call for BDS click here
TO FIND OUT WHAT IS GOING ON IN BOSTON, CLICK HERE
Check out this interview on the Arabic Hour with Alice Rothchild, co-founder of AJJP-Boston, about the BDS movement locally and beyond - it is a good general introduction to the topic.