New York City Council Votes to Denounce Israel Boycott

New_York_Daily_News_logo.png By Erin Durkin

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict roiled up City Hall again Wednesday as the City Council approved a resolution to condemn the movement to boycott Israel.

...“You have the right to free speech, and that includes the most hateful forms of speech. You have the right to boycott anyone and anything you want,” said Councilman Mark Levine (D-Manhattan). “But we also have the right, and actually an obligation, to denounce the kind of hateful attacks which are being leveled on people in this city who express any support for Israel.”

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