Behind the Headlines – Artists on the Frontline
This month, Israeli singer Noa (Achinoam Nini) found herself in the headlines when JNF Canda withdrew their support from an upcoming concert featuring her, falsely alleging that she was a BDS supporter. Noa is an outspoken peace activist & critic of the current Israeli government. Delegitimisation of politically outspoken cultural figures is increasingly prevalent in Israel today with growing attempts to silence and side-line those deemed ‘disloyal’ to Israel.
Yuval Noah Harari: Netanyahu's government threatens foundations of Israel's liberal democracy https://t.co/Wzd4328if2
Palestinian candidates won't win Jerusalem race, but are still making history. “I was born here and my parents were… https://t.co/MPrXYn5RV6