Tag Archives: BDS

Fear and Loathing in Marrickville by Samah Sabawi and Sonja Karkar

It appears that once again the pro-Israel apologists have decided to single Israel out by making boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel a leading issue for the Marrickville electorate in the lead-up to the NSW state elections Not surprisingly, … Continue reading

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu Supports Divestment

Archbishop Tutu Supports Divestment A letter to the University of Arizona community This is the latest missive put out by Archbishop Tutu (it is not his first on BDS). In light of all that has happened with the attack on … Continue reading

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Am I My Palestinian Brother’s Keeper?

Am I my Palestinian brother’s keeper? Marrickville Council, BDS, and the politics of shame In December 2010 Marrickville Council (representing various suburbs in the inner-west of Sydney) voted to support the global ‘Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Campaign’ (BDS) against the … Continue reading

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