BDS

BDS [bee·dee·ess] n. a campaign or protest movement which encourages the Boycott of, Divestment from and Sanctions Against a particular issue or nation (think Israel). {pop culture vernacular}


NOTES: The campaign against Israel has been successful enough that the country enacted a law barring the entry of anyone who supports the BDS movement to the country. An American student of Palestinian descent is currently being detained on such grounds (circa October 11, 2018).

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