‘On Contact': Chris Hedges and Human Rights Activist Miko Peled on the BDS Movement

In this week’s episode of “On Contact,” Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges and Israeli human rights activist Miko Peled discuss BDS [Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions] — the global campaign to economically and politically pressure Israel to end its occupation of Palestinian land, grant equality to Arab-Palestinian citizens and allow Palestinian refugees the right of return to their homes.

RT correspondent Anya Parampil examines the history and scope of the BDS movement.

—Posted by Alexander Reed Kelly

Alexander Reed Kelly
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In December 2010, Alex was arrested for civil disobedience outside the White House alongside Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges, Pentagon whistle-blower Daniel Ellsberg, healthcare activist Margaret Flowers and…
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