Author Archives: Alex Margolin


A “Correction” Obscuring Real BDS Goals

A “Correction” Obscuring Real BDS Goals

The Guardian, which has a history of dubious corrections, struck again this week. Referring to an article about the BDS pressure on Oxfam to drop Scarlett Johansson over ties to SodaStream, The Guardian issued the following correction: In another story about the issue, which examined the relationship between Oxfam and Scarlett Johansson, we said that

Fighting BDS – Does Academic Boycott Include Israeli Prisons?

Everything you need to know about fighting BDS and the assault on Israel’s legitimacy. Find us on Facebook here. Today’s Top BDS Stories: 1. Does the academic boycott against Israel include courses taught in Israeli prisons? AP reports that even prisoners guilty of political violence get access to higher education. Uprising leader Marwan Barghouti, the most