Archive by Author: Jo Ann Mort

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BDS and DSA: the American Left Loses its Way

By Jo Ann Mort

The Struggle for the Heart of the Left: Israel, Palestine and BDS It’s no surprise that the Democratic Socialists of America, endorsed a Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) policy at its recent membership convention. Disheartening, yes, but today’s DSA, though calling itself the ‘largest socialist organization in America’ is not the DSA that was founded […]

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The True Plot at the Food Coop

By Jo Ann Mort

This article originally appeared in the New York Daily News and appears by permission of the author. This Tuesday night, proponents of a movement called Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) bring their campaign to Brooklyn. They are urging members of the Park Slope Food Coop to vote “yes” on a measure that would force a […]

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