TOMORROW: Tell Everyone & Their Mother: We're Boycottin' Leviev!

Press Release

For Immediate Release


New York, NY – For the third year in a row, activists protested in front of Lev Leviev’s store on Madison Avenue the day before Mother’s Day to discourage shoppers from buying Lev diamonds.  The activists carried signs, chanted, sang songs and danced to raise awareness about Leviev’s illegal settlement construction in the West Bank.  Passerby were informed that as we are about to celebrate Mother’s Day here in the United States, thousands of Palestinian mothers in Bilin and Jayyous witness the devastation of their families as their lands are being confiscated to build settlements by Leviev’s companies Africa Israel and Leader.


Tell Everyone and Their Mother:
Boycott Leviev!


As our boycott & divestment campaign against Israeli settlement builder Lev Leviev continues we are asking everyone and their mother, to come out to:


WHAT: Adalah-NY's Mother's Day demonstration in front of Leviev NYC

WHEN: Saturday, May 8th from 1pm to 3pm

WHERE: Leviev NYC (700 Madison Ave, between 62nd and 63rd)


Join Adalah-NY in holding Lev Leviev accountable for building Israeli settlements by telling all those shopping for gifts for their mothers-- Boycott Leviev!


We'll also include a special performance by the Jackson 'Divest' Five. Something like:

Boycott, then divest
Or as simple as
Buyin' less
BDS, Boycott, and divest baby you and me "

Event Location: 

Leviev NYC
700 Madison Avenue (between 62nd and 63rd)
New York , NY

Event Date: 

Saturday, May 8, 2010 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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