14 iunie 2018

Band banned for boycott stand


The organizers of the German Ruhrtriennale music festival confirmed in an official statement that the name of the successful Young Fathers hip-hop band has been removed from the festival's roster, reports Israel Hayom . The reason given for cancellation was the three band members' public support for the BDS organization and its boycott of Israel. F estival organizers asked the band members to distance themselves from BDS (Boycott, Divest, Sanction). When the band chose not to do so, it was [...]