The line between commercial decisions and advocacy is not as clear as opponents of anti-Israel boycotts suggest.
There is no other way to prevent the games from becoming a propaganda showcase for a brutally oppressive regime.
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NBA players' brief boycott in protest of police abuses and racism raises the more general question of when such boycotts are appropriate. The strongest case for them is when the sports events organizers are themselves perpetrators of grave injustice, even more so when the event directly causes such wrongs.
Georgia Can't Compel School Speakers To Promise They Won't Boycott Israel, Argues New Federal Lawsuit
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Williams College Students Urge Boycott of the English Department, Claiming It Promotes Racist Violence
"The English Department has a long, well-documented, disturbing history of racism, sexism, transphobia, and other violences."
Defining a company with political branding is risky business.
The chain restaurant has been falsely accused of supporting Donald Trump. But truth may be no match for the online outrage mob.
Trump Wants Israel to Bar Reps. Omar and Tlaib. He Says Allowing a Visit Would Be 'Weakness.' He's Wrong.
Strong liberal democracies can handle criticism.
The end of political privacy and the politicization of everything
Arkansas Sen. Jason Rapert learns what the Streisand Effect is all about.
Taking a tax break now amounts to taking a side.
Angry Twitter users have called for a boycott of Walmart, even though the retailer also sells plenty of pro-Trump apparel.
Corporations are being asked to take sides in a gun control debate that has very little to do with them.
Advertisers Boycotting Bill O'Reilly Due to Feminist Pressure Are Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reason
The serial sexual harasser needs to get his comeuppance but...
Another Compromise to Dump N.C.'s Transgender Bathroom Panic Law Draws Criticism (UPDATE: Governor Signs into Law)
State still wants to keep cities from adding to antidiscrimination protections.
Looking for a Left/Libertarian Alliance Against Trump? Maybe Rethink Reflexive '#DeleteUber' Reactions
Constantly looking for people to punish doesn't square with a commitment to liberty.
Maybe make better arguments instead of trying to punish people.
Republican state Sen. Jacks Martins says "hate speech" such as calling for a boycott of Israel has no place on campus.
The retailer is doing exactly what supporters of N.C.'s HB2 said they should do. Why are folks upset?
Who can participate in a boycott?
Do not even speak to the outgroup!
Don't worry, they're "meaningless," says Governor Cuomo
It's not just the press stirring the pot as senator files legislation.
Maybe, just maybe, one size of education does not fit all
The threat of a corporate boycott has sacrificed religious liberties without protecting gays
Inviting the state to tread on anti-gay bakers is a pernicious distraction that betrays the principles of a free society.
He is abusing business boycotts
When it comes to religious freedom, boycotts, and the culture wars, there is clearly a lot of hypocrisy to go around.
One can make a strong argument that boycotts merely get in the way of social change.
The famous fashion designers are gay but oustpoken critics of gay parents and IVF children.
We don't, say the bioluddites over at Friends of the Earth and Consumers Union
How boycott research explains Donald Sterling's NBA ban.