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(CNBC)   Ben & Jerry's to Unilever: "Sure you bought our brand. But you'll never buy our freedoooooom"   (cnbc.com) divider line
    More: Followup, Injunction, West Bank, parent company Unilever, latest development, sale of its Israeli business, Unilever's decision, American Quality Products, Israel  
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1298 clicks; posted to Business » on 06 Jul 2022 at 3:05 PM (21 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-07-06 6:39:55 PM  
7 votes:
Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield are both clearly anti-Semites.
 
2022-07-06 3:10:52 PM  
5 votes:
Just drop the ampersand. "Ben Jerry's" is a name that would actually make sense in Israel.
 
2022-07-06 1:43:38 PM  
4 votes:
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2022-07-06 4:57:24 PM  
2 votes:
They have the leverage to make unilateral decisions. It's in the name.
 
2022-07-06 3:12:15 PM  
1 vote:
uhhh

'Ben & Jerry's had said last year it would stop sales in the West Bank territory occupied by Israel. "

just say'n, to deny the people who do live there your products until the occupiers leave is a little fooked up by my POV.
if you wanna make a real statement, then keep selling there, but refuse to sell to any occupiers, only do business with who you recognize as the legitimate locals.

To reject 100% of everyone, is to punish those who do not deserve it, along with those you wish to influecne.
And that don't look right to me at all.
 
2022-07-06 3:16:27 PM  
1 vote:
Actually, that's exactly what they bought. Read up on the capital markets next time, hippies.
 
2022-07-06 5:05:47 PM  
1 vote:

PvtStash: uhhh

'Ben & Jerry's had said last year it would stop sales in the West Bank territory occupied by Israel. "

just say'n, to deny the people who do live there your products until the occupiers leave is a little fooked up by my POV.
if you wanna make a real statement, then keep selling there, but refuse to sell to any occupiers, only do business with who you recognize as the legitimate locals.

To reject 100% of everyone, is to punish those who do not deserve it, along with those you wish to influecne.
And that don't look right to me at all.


They aren't denying Palestinians Ben and Jerry's, they are denying Israel occupiers and colonists who are living on stolen land the ability to go to their supermarkets, built on and run on stolen land, and to buy the product.

And every Israeli living on that land past the 1967 borders is a colonist and profiting from Israeli land theft.

Whatever you think of the rights and wrongs leading up to the Israeli occupation, the placement of settlements, factories, and more on land captured then is de facto annexation.
 
2022-07-07 10:34:16 AM  
1 vote:

Intrepid00: adamatari: they are denying Israel occupiers and colonists who are living on stolen land

They both stole, give it back to the Ottoman.


They stole both, give it back to the Canaanites.
 
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