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Irish Citizens call for a boycott of Israel

February 6, 2009


The following letter was published in a full-page advertisement in The Irish Times on 31 January 2009: The original ad, including signatures may be downloaded here. [PDF] Israel’s bombardment of Gaza killed over 1,300 Palestinians, a third of them children. Thousands have been wounded. Many victims had been taking refuge in clearly marked UN facilities. […]

Why I’m boycotting Israeli Produce

January 24, 2009


Fruit and vegetable exports are crucial to the Israeli economy. A consumer boycott of agricultural produce exerts direct economic pressure where it matters Joanna Blythman Comments (68) Men of the Salmi family salvage some belongings from the rubble of their home in the Gaza City district of Zeitoun. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP If you’re not in […]