Mary Sanchez Crafts Love Letter To Local Kansas City BDS Activists

Funded by "viewers like you" this screed almost make a city college student sound like a freedom fighter. 

Sure, there are a few throwaway lines about opposing antisemitism but this screed clearly favors student involvement targeting Israel . . . Check the setup and decide for yourself . . . 

Her experiences inform her feelings about the current bombings by Israeli forces in Gaza, the now four-month-long war, and the tremendous loss of Palestinian lives.

From Kansas City, she wanted to help, to do something non-violent, beyond a rally.

She formed the UMKC Students for Justice in Palestine and began encouraging others to join longstanding international efforts to pressure Israel through economic means.

The Boycott, Disinvestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement is Palestinian led, nearly 20 years old and patterned after similar global efforts to break the apartheid system in South Africa. 

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Inside KC's Boycott, Disinvestment and Sanctions Movement

Leaders of Kansas City's Boycott, Disinvestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement discuss their efforts amid the conflict in Gaza between Israelis and Palestinians.