The Politics of the Palestinian BDS Movement

  title={The Politics of the Palestinian BDS Movement},
  author={S. Ananth},
  journal={Socialism and Democracy},
  pages={129 - 143}
  • S. Ananth
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Socialism and Democracy
This article explores the Palestine-solidarity call and movement advocating for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) of Israel. I examine the significance of the BDS call made in 2005 by Palestinian civil society, along with the framework it utilizes for struggle, the numerous solidarity-based BDS campaigns around the world, and finally the possibilities it offers for understanding and implementing the politics of solidarity. On July 9, 2005, a coalition of Palestinian civil-society… Expand
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