On August 10, 2014 Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid activists protested at the Bed Bath and Beyond store in downtown Toronto because they carry SodaStream products manufactured in the illegal Israel settlement of Ma’al Adumim. This action was part of the larger march and rally to protest Israel’s latest assault on Gaza.
To find out more about the SodaStream campaign, please visit:
Bed Bath & Beyond Drop SodaStream! from Cathy Gulkin on Vimeo.
As part of the ongoing “Boycott Soda Stream” CAIA held an information picket in front of the flagship Bed, Bath and Beyond store on Yonge Street in downtown Toronto on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Twenty CAIA activists handing out 2000 postcards and flyers, and discussing the international Soda Stream campaign with passers-by. Photos from the picket may be viewed here. Sign the petition here demanding that Bed Bath and Beyond stop selling Soda Stream products.
CAIA Sodastream information picket from Cathy Gulkin on Vimeo.
Listen here to a recent CKUT interview with CAIA member Aidan Macdonald where he discusses the impact of the recent Scarlett Johansson Sodastream controversy on the BDS movement.
In December, 2013 there were more than 60 actions in 50 cities around the world to support the 2013 SodaStream Days of Action. See the photos and links here.
Video of skit performed at protest against the Jewish National Fund honouring Canadian PM Stephen Harper at their annual Negev Dinner in Toronto.