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Israel’s Tourism Triumph – The Jewish Press

Israel's Tourism Triumph - The Jewish Press

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) is designed to delegitimize the State of Israel. Its object is to target the country’s very identity and legacy. A people’s future cannot be stolen unless its history has been erased. With that in mind, the BDS movement seeks to undermine not only ...

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Despite BDS, Israeli Tourism Continues to Thrive

Despite BDS, Israeli Tourism Continues to Thrive

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement is designed to delegitimize the State of Israel. Its object is to target the country’s very identity and legacy. A people’s future cannot be stolen unless its history has been erased. With that in mind, the BDS movement seeks to undermine not only ...

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Israel’s Tourism Triumph: The lure below

Israel's Tourism Triumph: The lure below

When the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement [BDS] mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than Israel’s economy, including tourism—which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. The “D” in BDS stands for delegitimize. So the anti-Israel movement also targeted the country’s very identity and legacy. A people’s future cannot ...

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Israel’s Tourism Triumph

Israel's Tourism Triumph

BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 1,186, May 29, 2019 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Despite the best efforts of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS), Israeli tourism has flourished beyond any expectation. Two tunnels in Jerusalem that testify to Israel’s incontrovertible connection to the land and its history have proven to hold ...

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Israel’s tourism triumph lies underneath it

When the BDS movement mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than Israel’s economy, including tourism, which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. BDS not only attacked Israel’s tourism industry, but also the country’s single greatest and most meaningful attraction: its multi-faith religious roots. All three major Abrahamic religions ...

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Israel’s Tourism Triumph: Part 4

Israel's Tourism Triumph: Part 4

[Read Part I: HERE, Part II: HERE, Part III: HERE]. When the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement [BDS] mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than Israel’s economy, including tourism—which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. The “D” in BDS stands for delegitimize. So the anti-Israel movement also targeted the country’s ...

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Israel’s Tourism Triumph: The Lure Below

Israel's Tourism Triumph: The Lure Below

When the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than just Israel’s economy. It also targeted tourism — which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. While the “D” in BDS stands for divestment, it could just as easily stand for delegitimization. So, the ...

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Israel’s Tourism Triumph, Part IV

Israel's Tourism Triumph, Part IV

To read previous installments, please click on the number desired:1,2,3  The Religious Lure Edwin Black Edwin Black JERUSALEM — When the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement [BDS] mounted a campaign against Israel, it targeted more than Israel’s economy, including tourism—which has nonetheless flourished beyond any expectation. The “D” in BDS ...

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