J.K. Rowling appeases angry readers after showdown with BDS
After call for cultural engagement with Israel last week, the famous British author published a series of tweets stating that she identified with the ‘untold injustice and brutality’ suffered by the Palestinian people.
25 September, 2015 'The EU must ban all products from Israel' Frank van der Linde, a Dutch political-social activist who spent a long time in Israel and has dozens of friends in the country, is the face of the BDS campaign in the Netherlands. In a special interview to Yedioth Ahronoth, he explains why he doesn't recognize Israel as a state, […]
8 November, 2013 US, Israel lose UNESCO voting right in dispute US automatically loses voting right after missing deadline to repay debt to world's cultural agency; both Israel and US suspended funding in 2011 after UNESCO accepted Palestine as member
25 June, 2017 Hogwarts, horcruxes and hippogriffs: Harry Potter turns 20 Harry Potter turns 20 on Monday when muggle readers in gowns and glasses from Indonesia to Uruguay will celebrate the birth of a global publishing phenomenon in 1997. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" (later renamed "Sorcerer's Stone" for the...