Alon-Lee Green

Israeli MK: "anti-Boycott Law Threatens Democracy"

July 18, 2011

On the night of July 11 the Israeli parliament passed the controversial anti-boycott law. The law was written in response to the mounting global movement of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (or BDS) against Israel and profits from its settlements and industry in the occupied West Bank. The Boycott movement began as a mass Palestinian civil…