Boycott call ‘doing a good job’

Union news in March has seen the leader of the Israeli trade union movement, the Histadrut, say that the global campaign for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel is “doing a good job all over the world.” The Gaza Truck Drivers Union called strike action against the Israeli decision on 2 March to permanently close…

Israeli unions support boycott…

While the Israeli trade union federation, the Histadrut, maintains its public stance that “we believe that conflicts are solved by dialogue and negotiations, and not by boycotts,” another story is offered by Irit Rosenblum in respected Israeli newspaper Haaretz on 30 May. View the AUSPalestine NEWS page for the article on 30 May.