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New Jersey to divest from Ben & Jerry's and parent company

New Jersey to divest from Ben & Jerry's and parent company

Internal New Jersey investigation finds Unilever sought to boycott Israel in violation of state's anti-BDS law.Elad Benari, 15/09/2021 05:11
Arizona's strong stand against BDS puts Biden to shame

Arizona's strong stand against BDS puts Biden to shame

Arizona shames Biden on Ben & Jerry’s boycott of Jews. POTUS shows he is weak on Afghanistan and just as weak on antisemitism. Op-ed.David Singer, 13/09/2021 21:25
Conference of Presidents applauds Arizona's divestment from Ben & Jerry's parent company

Conference of Presidents applauds Arizona's divestment from Ben & Jerry's parent company

Leaders of Conference of Presidents welcome Arizona’s decision to divest from all investments in Unilever following Israel boycott.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/09/2021 01:03
Arizona divests from Ben and Jerry's

Arizona divests from Ben and Jerry's

The state of Arizona has divested itself from Ben and Jerry's in response to the ice cream maker's boycotting Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff , 09/09/2021 16:35
Ben & Jerry's Israel: Boycott is illegal

Ben & Jerry's Israel: Boycott is illegal

Ben & Jerry’s Israel: 'Demand of Global Ben & Jerry’s to not distribute products in Palestinian Territories is submission to BDS.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 12:56
Ben & Jerry’s responds to backlash over Israel boycott

Ben & Jerry’s responds to backlash over Israel boycott

Ben & Jerry's: We stand together in denouncing hate, intimidation, and threats of violence in any form.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/08/2021 01:07
Unilever threatens legal action against Shurat Hadin over Ben & Jerry's trademark

Unilever threatens legal action against Shurat Hadin over Ben & Jerry's trademark

Ben & Jerry's parent company says boycott of Judea and Samaria does not void its trademark as it will continue to sell ice cream in Israel.Gary Willig, 19/08/2021 20:07
Arizona to review possible Ben & Jerry's sanctions

Arizona to review possible Ben & Jerry's sanctions

Arizona becomes eighth state to begin reviewing whether Ben & Jerry’s boycott of Judea and Samaria merits sanctions.Elad Benari, 17/08/2021 05:08
Report: Corporate America receives failing grade on anti-Semitism

Report: Corporate America receives failing grade on anti-Semitism

Antisemitism in Corporate American 2021 survey concludes corporate America must do more to combat Jew-hatred.Dan Verbin, 11/08/2021 15:53
Mayor of NJ town home to Unilever HQ slams Ben & Jerry's boycott

Mayor of NJ town home to Unilever HQ slams Ben & Jerry's boycott

In letter, mayor of Englewood Cliffs, NJ strongly urged Unilever to reconsider Ben & Jerry's decision to boycott Judea and Samaria.Dan Verbin, 10/08/2021 21:11
Ben & Jerry's tapped anti-Zionist author to defend boycott to franchisees

Ben & Jerry's tapped anti-Zionist author to defend boycott to franchisees

Anti-Israel writer Peter Beinart was chosen to run a "learning experience" conference with franchisees upset about company's Israel boycott.Dan Verbin, 09/08/2021 17:39
B'nai Brith Canada pens letter calling on grocery stores to drop Ben & Jerry's

B'nai Brith Canada pens letter calling on grocery stores to drop Ben & Jerry's

B'nai Brith calls on Canadians to sign their letter to let grocers know that consumers no longer want to buy Ben & Jerry's ice cream.Dan Verbin, Canada, 06/08/2021 19:34
US Jewish org applauds stand taken by Ben & Jerry's franchisees

US Jewish org applauds stand taken by Ben & Jerry's franchisees

Thirty American franchises send letter to Ben & Jerry's executives denouncing company's decision to boycott Judea and Samaria.Dan Verbin, 05/08/2021 15:04
Israeli Ambassador meets Sen. Feinstein amid Ben & Jerry's boycott

Israeli Ambassador meets Sen. Feinstein amid Ben & Jerry's boycott

Ambassador Gilad Erdan: Ben & Jerry’s is targeting Israel with a double standard through its antisemitic boycott.Elad Benari, 05/08/2021 06:13
Rhode Island senator calls out Ben & Jerry's and Unilever for violating state law

Rhode Island senator calls out Ben & Jerry's and Unilever for violating state law

Senator Elaine Morgan pens letter to attorney general asking whether company violated state's anti-discrimination in contracts law.Dan Verbin, 04/08/2021 20:06
Florida may drop Ben & Jerry’s parent company following Israel boycott

Florida may drop Ben & Jerry’s parent company following Israel boycott

Florida Governor says the state won’t put any state money into Unilever unless it reverses its boycott of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 04/08/2021 06:07
Maryland to determine whether Ben & Jerry’s violated state law

Maryland to determine whether Ben & Jerry’s violated state law

'State of Maryland values our decades-long relationship with Israel,' official letter says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 22:15
Boycotting the Western Wall

Boycotting the Western Wall

Ben & Jerry’s argument is not over a handful of wild-eyed “settlers” on remote hilltops. This is a fight over the Western Wall.Op-ed.Stephen M. Flatow, 03/08/2021 04:53
Ben & Jerry's founders say they 'Support Israel, reject occupation'

Ben & Jerry's founders say they 'Support Israel, reject occupation'

In an NYT op-ed, owners of the company claimed 'it [was] possible to support Israel while opposing some of its policies...'i24NEWS, 01/08/2021 11:01
German human rights NGO blasts Ben & Jerry's over Judea and Samaria boycott

German human rights NGO blasts Ben & Jerry's over Judea and Samaria boycott

The Amadeu Antonio Stiftung Foundation is ending its partnership with the ice cream maker saying its boycott promotes anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, Canada, 30/07/2021 22:07
Pro-Israel Florida businessman throws support behind Ben & Jerry's Israel

Pro-Israel Florida businessman throws support behind Ben & Jerry's Israel

Avi Solomon sponsors "ice cream extravaganza" in Mitzpeh Yericho in support of Ben & Jerry's Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2021 18:55
Ben & Jerry's a Cold Case

Ben & Jerry's a Cold Case

The whole episode is a case study of the new threat that every freedom-loving person on the planet should fight. Op-ed.Ann P. Levin, 30/07/2021 12:52
Illinois to take action against Ben & Jerry's

Illinois to take action against Ben & Jerry's

Illinois regulators to warn Ben & Jerry’s to reverse its boycott of Judea and Samaria or face divestment by the state.Elad Benari, 29/07/2021 06:36
Ben & Jerry’s founders back boycott of Judea and Samaria

Ben & Jerry’s founders back boycott of Judea and Samaria

Founders of Ben & Jerry's: We unequivocally support the decision of the company to end business in the occupied territories.Elad Benari, 29/07/2021 03:33
Israeli academics praise Ben & Jerry boycott of Judea, Samaria

Israeli academics praise Ben & Jerry boycott of Judea, Samaria

Dozens of Israeli academics spearhead ad backing ice cream producer for boycotting Jewish towns in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 12:39
Ben & Jerry's board chair: I'm not anti-Semitic

Ben & Jerry's board chair: I'm not anti-Semitic

Board chair of Ben & Jerry’s says company’s decision to stop selling ice cream in Judea and Samaria is not anti-Semitic.Elad Benari, 28/07/2021 05:59
Ben & Jerry's owner Unilever: We reject BDS

Ben & Jerry's owner Unilever: We reject BDS

Unilever CEO Alan Jope informs ADL chief that company rejects BDS after subsidiary boycotts Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 27/07/2021 19:41
'Boycotts harm the boycotters more than Israel'

'Boycotts harm the boycotters more than Israel'

Foreign Ministry leads inter-ministerial discussion on government's response to Ben & Jerry's boycott of Judea and Samaria..Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 19:25
Could New York State divest from Ben & Jerry's?

Could New York State divest from Ben & Jerry's?

New York State's massive retirement fund trustee warns of possible divestment from Ben & Jerry's parent company over Judea & Samaria boycottArutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 12:55
Another grocery store chain to reduce Ben & Jerry's products

Another grocery store chain to reduce Ben & Jerry's products

New York City-based Gristede’s Supermarkets will reduce the amount of shelf space it dedicates to Ben & Jerry’s products.Elad Benari, 27/07/2021 05:36
KOF-K Kashrut to keep certification of Ben & Jerry's

KOF-K Kashrut to keep certification of Ben & Jerry's

KOF-K Kashrut Organization says it will not be pulling certification of Ben & Jerry's but will ensure its boycott policy isn't implemented.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 23:35
Anti-BDS banner flown over Ben & Jerry's headquarters

Anti-BDS banner flown over Ben & Jerry's headquarters

Israeli-American Council flies banner reading 'Serve Ice Cream, Not Hate' over Vermont headquarters of Ben & Jerry's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 17:43
The Ben & Jerry's boycott explained

The Ben & Jerry's boycott explained

Israelis rally around Ben & Jerry's Israel to save factory with 160 employees after ice cream corporation boycott's Judea and Samaria.i24NEWS, 26/07/2021 16:37
Hempstead becomes first US town to boycott Ben & Jerry's

Hempstead becomes first US town to boycott Ben & Jerry's

Town of Hempstead, NY will cut all business ties with both Ben & Jerry's and its parent company, Unilever.Ido Ben Porat, 25/07/2021 20:39
You’re focused on the wrong thing

You’re focused on the wrong thing

Israel will thrive without Chubby Hubby. What it does need are the good Jews who ate Cookie Dough and Cherry Garcia until this week.Op-ed.Shmuel Sackett, 25/07/2021 09:00
Did Unilever lose Ben & Jerry's trademark in Judea and Samaria?

Did Unilever lose Ben & Jerry's trademark in Judea and Samaria?

Shurat Hadin seeks to gain control of trademark in Judea and Samaria on grounds company loses rights in areas where it refuses to sell.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 08:44
At historic site, two Jewish communities kick off transatlantic partnership

At historic site, two Jewish communities kick off transatlantic partnership

Synagogue in Palm Beach, Florida, kicks off partnership with Israeli community of Shiloh, while boycotting Ben & Jerry's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2021 22:30
These states are considering sanctions on Ben & Jerry’s after boycott announcment

These states are considering sanctions on Ben & Jerry’s after boycott announcment

At least five states have taken action following ice cream company's promise to boycott Israel, and a sixth state may follow suit.Ron Kampeas, JTA, & Arutz 7, 24/07/2021 21:29
Ex-Labour MP called 'racist' for posting satirical Ben & Jerry's image

Ex-Labour MP called 'racist' for posting satirical Ben & Jerry's image

Supporters rally to defend former MP after left wing groups go after sarcastic post of image of Ben & Jerry's new "terror-misu" ice cream.Dan Verbin, 23/07/2021 17:02
The real scoop? How Jews won’t lick the demonization of Israel

The real scoop? How Jews won’t lick the demonization of Israel

The point about Ben & Jerry’s, as with all boycotts of Israel, is that the main issue is not the boycott. It’s the thinking behind it.Melanie Phillips, 23/07/2021 09:52
Florida Governor: Place Ben & Jerry's on list of companies that boycott Israel

Florida Governor: Place Ben & Jerry's on list of companies that boycott Israel

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says Unilever and Ben & Jerry's boycott of Judea and Samaria is in violation of the state's anti-BDS laws.Elad Benari, 23/07/2021 01:01
Exposing Anuradha Mittal, the Jew-hater who pushed Ben & Jerry's to boycott Israel

Exposing Anuradha Mittal, the Jew-hater who pushed Ben & Jerry's to boycott Israel

B&J Chairman's twitter account with 107 anti-Israel tweets has one where she describes the creation of Israel as a “catastrophe." Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 22/07/2021 19:57
Ben & Jerry's 'insider' links company board to activist kicked out of Israel

Ben & Jerry's 'insider' links company board to activist kicked out of Israel

Inside source claims Ben & Jerry's board advised by former director of Human Rights Watch in Israel who was expelled from the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 18:09
Shaked appeals to Christian friends of Israel to fight Ben & Jerry's boycott

Shaked appeals to Christian friends of Israel to fight Ben & Jerry's boycott

Interior Minister asks Christians United for Israel leaders to help in fight to reverse ice cream brand's boycott.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 16:26
Texas examining whether Ben & Jerry's violates anti-BDS law

Texas examining whether Ben & Jerry's violates anti-BDS law

Unilever could lose $100 million from Texas if Ben & Jerry's is found to be in violation of state anti-BDS law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 16:09
An immoral assault on Israel's Zionism

An immoral assault on Israel's Zionism

Ben & Jerry's would not boycott Jews if the organized US Jewish community had not allowed anti-Zionists to remain in our Big Tent. Op-ed.Moshe Phillips, 22/07/2021 14:00
Owner of NY supermarket has response to Ben & Jerry's

Owner of NY supermarket has response to Ben & Jerry's

Owner of supermarket chain in New York reduces the sale of Ben & Jerry's ice cream by 70% in response to its boycott of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 06:07
Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce condemns Ben and Jerry’s

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce condemns Ben and Jerry’s

Ben & Jerry’s must remove anti-Semitic board members who are acting irresponsibly. Opinion.OJC, 22/07/2021 06:00
Long Island town takes action against Ben & Jerry's

Long Island town takes action against Ben & Jerry's

Town of Hempstead to cut ties and municipal contracts with Ben & Jerry’s and its parent company, Unilever.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 01:04
Republicans push back on Ben & Jerry's following Judea and Samaria boycott

Republicans push back on Ben & Jerry's following Judea and Samaria boycott

Rep. Nicole Malliotakis: Americans should send a message to Ben & Jerry’s by not buying their ice cream.Elad Benari, 22/07/2021 00:01
Australian kosher authority delists Ben & Jerry's ice cream

Australian kosher authority delists Ben & Jerry's ice cream

Kosher agency takes Ben & Jerry's off list of approved products, recommends a local alternative ice cream instead.Dan Verbin, 21/07/2021 19:10
'Tell Ben & Jerry's their business will suffer'

'Tell Ben & Jerry's their business will suffer'

Yesha Council chairman asks owner of Kof-K kashrut certification organization to convey to Ben & Jerry's the consequences of their boycott.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 18:50
Settlement council opens meeting with a pint of Ben & Jerry's

Settlement council opens meeting with a pint of Ben & Jerry's

Yesha Council opens meeting on telecommunication infrastructure update with a sugary show of support to Israel's Ben & Jerry's franchise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 14:53
CEO of Ben & Jerry's Israel: Boycott 'not a consideration'

CEO of Ben & Jerry's Israel: Boycott 'not a consideration'

The owner of Israel's Ben & Jerry's franchise says he's disgusted with the company's discriminatory practices.i24NEWS, 21/07/2021 14:26
Ice cream that leaves a bad taste in our mouths

Ice cream that leaves a bad taste in our mouths

The bitter taste left by Ben & Jerry has seen a grassroots backlash against this company in Jewish neighborhoods around the world. Op-ed.Barry Shaw, 21/07/2021 12:22
'Fight the international Ben & Jerry's - not the Israeli franchise'

'Fight the international Ben & Jerry's - not the Israeli franchise'

Israel's Interior Minister blasts ice cream maker for 'kissing up' to terrorism, but urges Israels to continue supporting local franchise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 10:51
How US laws against Israel boycotts could hit Ben & Jerry’s

How US laws against Israel boycotts could hit Ben & Jerry’s

Ice cream giant's decision to boycott Jewish towns in Judea and Samaria could have legal repercussions in the US.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 21/07/2021 07:53