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Pepsi Just Bought SodaStream. So About That West Bank Boycott Controversy ...
An uproar over Israeli-Palestinian politics, sparkling water and Scarlett Johansson.
News for Peace Advocates: AIPAC Crushed in House Trade Vote
Policy Director, Just Foreign Policy
When fast track was defeated in the House, AIPAC was defeated in the House. I am frequently asked: How powerful is AIPAC in Washington really? My answer: Not so powerful that it cannot be beaten -- if we choose our battles correctly.
Sparkling Water Is The New Soda
“This is still not for the masses,” Feliciano said. Even with the new messaging, it may be hard to achieve Birnbaum’s goal
Something Strange Just Happened To SodaStream
By Reuters, Reuters
Last week, Israeli financial news daily Calcalist reported that SodaStream was in early talks to sell 16 percent of the company
SodaStream and Scarlett Johansson: Three Comments
Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch
Those who support boycotting Israel are often blinded by hatred. They single out Israel as the world's worst oppressor. They do it to delegitimize Israel in the eyes of the world.
Is it possible to be pro-Israel and pro-Palestine?
Editor-at-Large, Tulane University
Dialogue is the only solution. For Israel, long term viability as a Jewish, democratic state in lieu a two-state solution could be demographically impossible. Two states for two peoples to express self-determination is the way forward.
Sodastream, ScarJo, and the Myth of Benevolent Occupation
President, the Foundation for Middle East Peace
There is no such thing as benevolent occupation. Occupation is bad for Israel, bad for the Palestinians, and antithetical to Israel's survival as a democracy and Jewish state.
During Lopsided Super Bowl, No Clear Winner in SodaStream Ad Controversy
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Middlebury College
Imagine my surprise when I found that my little machine was caught up in a swirling conflict involving the SodaStream Corporation, the international NGO Oxfam, Scarlett Johansson and Israeli-Palestinian relations.
Why the Scarlett Johansson Controversy Is a Good Thing
Author and commentator
It's okay to pressure the Israeli government to do its share in order to promote a peace accord, but it seems many have forgotten that there are two sides to this conflict, and that the welfare of the Palestinians depends on many things.
SodaStream Super Bowl Commercial Features Scarlett Johansson And A (Censored) Diss (VIDEO)
Who knew carbonating beverages could be so sexy -- or controversial? The company is at the center of a political debate because
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Scarlett Johansson's SodaStream Controversy May Leave Her Caught In An Israeli-Palestinian Debate
By Religious News Service, Religious News Service
3. SodaStream provides employment for Palestinians. While some critics have labeled Johansson naïve or accused her of simply
Yes, #ScarJo, There's a Line Between Israel and Palestine
Policy Director, Just Foreign Policy
By claiming to support a two-state solution while helping to bolster the occupation, Scarlett Johansson is acting as a Susan Collins for the occupation, pretending to be moderate, while acting to bolster extremists.
What Targeting SodaStream Reveals About the BDS Movement
Abraham H. Foxman
National Director, Anti-Defamation League
The pillorying of this company by BDS activists only reveals the absurdity of their blind campaign, and their misguided refusal to engage in constructive dialogue regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and, at their core, rejection of Israel's Jewish existence and the two-state solution.
SodaStream Faces Backlash Over Factory In Occupied West Bank
By Reuters, Reuters
Inside the plant, assembly lines buzz to the mixed voices in Hebrew and Arabic of its employees - a rare example of people
Scarlett Johansson Releases Statement On SodaStream Criticism
A representative for Oxfam told the New York Times that the organization has not asked Johansson to abandon her relationship
Clearing the Air
While I never intended on being the face of any social or political movement, distinction, separation or stance as part of my affiliation with SodaStream, given the amount of noise surrounding that decision, I'd like to clear the air.
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SodaStream Source, Designed By Yves Béhar, Features An Eco-Friendly Soda Maker Product
By Ecofabulous, Ecofabulous
We’ve raved about the eco benefits of making your own soda at home via a SodaStream before, and now we’re glad to see that
It's Yves Behar's World -- We Just Live (Better) in It
San Francisco magazine
The man behind the Jambox, the UP band, and, soon, the OUYA (say it "Ooh Yah!") gaming console is changing the business of product design.
SodaStream's Super Bowl Ad Goes Viral After Allegedly Being Banned For Bashing Coke, Pepsi (VIDEO)
This isn't the first time SodaStream has seen surprising success with a banned ad, either. In November 2012, U.K. broadcast
Tu Bishvat, a Super Bowl Ad and Israel's Soda Water Company
Rabbi Jason Miller
Tech Entrepreneur, Rabbi and Futurist
As Tu Bishvat approaches, I would encourage people to learn more about SodaStream and its positive impact on the environment.
WATCH: Banned SodaStream Ad That Made Sales Skyrocket
Report: EU Trades 15 Times More With Israeli Settlements Than With Palestinians
An Open Letter to Presbyterian Clergy
Co-director, CODEPINK Women for Peace
At the General Assembly we watched Christian clergy and laypeople engaging in dialogue on a very difficult topic -- the Israeli occupation of the West Bank -- with respect, grace and open hearts. It is a true blessing to walk the path of peace with you in solidarity.
Kool-Aid Coming To The SodaStream
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An All-Natural, Old-Fashioned Soda Syrup Company
Liza de Guia
Founder and Chief Storyteller, food. curated., www.foodcurated...
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