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Comment: Israel's theatrical criminalisation of BDS shows it considers the movement a serious threat to its legitimacy and existence, writes CJ Werleman.

New Zealand pop star Lorde has cancelled a show in Israel scheduled for next summer in response to Israel's human rights record and occupation of Palestinian territory.

A message to artists who play Israel

Steven Salaita

A message to artists who play Israel

Comment: Ignoring calls for international solidarity against Apartheid is the sort of decision that gets noted in obituaries, writes Steven Salaita.

Why artists should not perform in Israel

Huda Ammori

Why artists should not perform in Israel

Comment: To perform in Israel is to ignore the Palestinian people's call for boycott, and it flies in the face of the struggle for social ...

<em>Radiohead</em> playing Tel Aviv: no worse than playing America

Sam Hamad

Radiohead playing Tel Aviv: no worse than playing America

Comment: Can Radiohead play in a country without endorsing its government? The answer is yes, writes Sam Hamad.

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'Knives Out' as Radiohead defy BDS with Israel concert

UK alternative band Radiohead will defy calls for a cultural boycott on Israel and play a gig in Tel Aviv next month.

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Israel hails 'victory over BDS'... with Britney Spears concert

Israeli concert organisers claim that BDS has little effect on big-name artists after announcing Britney Spears dates in Tel Aviv.

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Radiohead faces backlash from fans after announcing Israel gig

British band Radiohead has faced a wave of harsh criticism online after announcing that they will play a gig in Israel.

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Istanbul police fire rubber bullets at LGBT rally

Turkish riot police fired rubber bullets and tear gas to break up a rally of about 50 members of the LGBT community in Istanbul on Sunday.

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