Wednesday, August 22, 2018

"As Director of We Believe in Israel, I travel the country meeting people who care deeply about Israel and Israelis. Every day they are faced with a new reality where the tone and tactics of people who dislike Israel has become increasingly unpleasant and bullying. This goes way beyond campaigning for peace or for the rights of the Palestinians." Read more...>>>

- Luke Akehurst, Director, We Believe in Israel

Fighting back successes

Fighting back successes

This year's NUS Conference was a successful one for supporters of the state of Israel. The yearly farce of pushing BDS forward and delegitimising the state...

This week, University College London (UCL) released its report into the disruption of a Friends of Israel Society event this October. Back then, the society...

As an act of anti-Israel hatred it has amounted to perhaps the biggest own goal of them all. At the behest of Arab and other...

Last Thursday, the Board of Trustees overturned an insidious BDS motion that was passed at a UCLU council meeting three months prior. In reaching...

Over the last couple of years, there has been a fightback from those who rightly believe the Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement demonises...

The Globe Theatre is committed to bringing Shakespeare to the whole world -- including Israel. In 2012, the Globe invited Israel's Habima theatre to perform...

Note: The following piece was originally published in the Jewish News on 1 December 2015. A referendum to boycott Israel has been defeated at the University of Lancaster, with...

Local autonomy is all very well, but it shouldn’t extend to foreign policy. The government has announced its intention of introducing new rules of local...