This is the archive for November, 2011.
- VIDEO: Queers on Israeli apartheid
- VIDEO: Queers against apartheid at Toronto Pride
Canada’s Rabble TV on 2009 Toronto pride on controversy surrounding participation of the group Queers United Against Israel Apartheid.
- Assi Azar on Israeli-government sponsored Pinkwashing tour
Azar’s tour is the centerpiece of the Out in Israel Month presented by the Consulate General of Israel in Boston and co-sponsored by the American Jewish Committee, a group which regularly opposes the Palestinian quest for self-determination; the Boston LGBT Film Festival; Combined Jewish Philanthropies, The David Project (read about efforts to limit funding to [...]
- VIDEO: Israeli hasbara meets Pinkwashing in hoax video
Here is a now infamous example of a fake Pinkwashing video meant to discredit the Gaza Flotilla movement. Read more about this video in the New York Times here: http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/06/27/israeli-video-blog-exposed-as-a-hoax/
- VIDEO: Activist flyers at Berlin gay tourism conference
Activist Campaign: What you see in gay Tel Aviv, and what you don’t see
- Blue Star PR Greenwashing Posters
Blue Star PR is serves as a kind of advertising agency for Brand Israel efforts, especially in the United States. Try decoding their series of Greenwashing posters for use on campuses.
- Groups opposed to the Jewish National Fund
IJAN’s International Campaign against the Jewish National Fund open letter to environmental justice organizations. Atlanta Jews Disrupt Jewish National Fund Annual Convention Calling for an End to JNF’s Displacement and Discrimination Against Palestinians Sunday, October 10, 2010 Atlanta, Georgia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact email@example.com A historic confrontation of the JNF by Atlanta Jews seeking the [...]
- Pinkwashing Examples
By emphasizing the thriving gay community in cities such as Tel Aviv in order to portray Israel as an oasis of gay freedom and democracy in the Middle East, Israel advocacy groups use racist language and imagery to suggest that Israel is surrounded by “backwards” homophobic, uncivilized Arabs, including Palestinians. Blaming “fundamentalist Islamic beliefs,” groups [...]