Australia – Greens abandon their official support for an international boycott of Israel

On December 4th, the NSW Greens abandoned the pro-BDS policy that had drawn unprecedented criticism towards Marrickville Council this year and exposed broader rifts within the party. At a State Council meeting, every local Greens group voted to support a revised motion which recognizes the BDS campaign as a legitimate political tactic, but to abandon it as an official party position.

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