“Anyone who propagates hateful messages is free to express their opinions as they wish, but should not be given a public platform at an educational establishment to do so,” said Liora Rez of the Center for Combating Hate in America.
Ever wondered why the Jews feel a special connection to Israel? Well, where do YOU feel most comfortable? At home!
“If Catholic students were told they had to disavow the Vatican before they could engage with other members of the student body, everyone would agree that it would be blatant discrimination. This is no different,” said Alyza Lewin, president and general counsel of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law.
Palestinian Muslim activist has been attacked before for exposing Palestinian human rights violations, but until today, he has continued to speak out against further violations and anti-Israel bias.
‘The United States, and by affiliation Louisiana, have benefited in innumerable ways from our deep friendship with Israel,’ said Governor Edwards. ‘Any effort to boycott Israel is an affront to this longstanding relationship.’
‘Anti-Semitism, and the forces that have led to its resurgence, are not representative of the values of South Carolina,’ said State Representative Alan Clemmons, who authored the legislation.
From Gal Gadot’s rise to fame to Israel’s generous assistance of Syrian refugees at the border, the Jewish State was a shining beacon to the world in 2017!
Texas joins nearly 20 other U.S. states that have passed anti-BDS legislation since 2015.
Prior to abandoning the campus, BDS activists became so irate in response pro-Israel activists’ non-violent demonstrations that they resorted to waving flags of the Hezbollah and Hamas terror groups.
Michigan has become the latest state to pass legislation aimed at combating the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.