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News for Peace Advocates: AIPAC Crushed in House Trade Vote

Robert Naiman | Posted 06.14.2016 | World
Robert Naiman

When fast track was defeated in the House, AIPAC was defeated in the House. I am frequently asked: How powerful is AIPAC in Washington really? My answer: Not so powerful that it cannot be beaten -- if we choose our battles correctly.

Jillian Berman

Sparkling Water Is The New Soda | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.13.2015 | Business

The hottest drink in America is water with bubbles. Long a kitchen table staple in European households, sparkling water is making inroads in the U...

Something Strange Just Happened To SodaStream

Reuters | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business

(Reuters) - Shares in SodaStream International Ltd rose as much as 17 percent on Wednesday after the Israeli business newspaper Globes said Starbucks...

Climate Change Forcing Beverage Markets to Adapt

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 04.28.2014 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

Last month, the Seattle Times reported on a White House state dinner in honor of President Francois Hollande. The wines were chosen for being among th...

SodaStream and Scarlett Johansson: Three Comments

Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics
Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch

Those who support boycotting Israel are often blinded by hatred. They single out Israel as the world's worst oppressor. They do it to delegitimize Israel in the eyes of the world.

Is it possible to be pro-Israel and pro-Palestine?

Brandon Faske | Posted 04.07.2014 | College
Brandon Faske

Dialogue is the only solution. For Israel, long term viability as a Jewish, democratic state in lieu a two-state solution could be demographically impossible. Two states for two peoples to express self-determination is the way forward.

Sodastream, ScarJo, and the Myth of Benevolent Occupation

Lara Friedman | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics
Lara Friedman

There is no such thing as benevolent occupation. Occupation is bad for Israel, bad for the Palestinians, and antithetical to Israel's survival as a democracy and Jewish state.

During Lopsided Super Bowl, No Clear Winner in SodaStream Ad Controversy

Sarah Stroup | Posted 04.05.2014 | College
Sarah Stroup

Imagine my surprise when I found that my little machine was caught up in a swirling conflict involving the SodaStream Corporation, the international NGO Oxfam, Scarlett Johansson and Israeli-Palestinian relations.

Why the Scarlett Johansson Controversy Is a Good Thing

Lilac Sigan | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics
Lilac Sigan

It's okay to pressure the Israeli government to do its share in order to promote a peace accord, but it seems many have forgotten that there are two sides to this conflict, and that the welfare of the Palestinians depends on many things.

WATCH: ScarJo Slams Coke, Pepsi In (Censored) Super Bowl Ad

Posted 02.03.2014 | Sports

Who knew carbonating beverages could be so sexy -- or controversial? SodaStream, an Israeli maker of bubbly beverage-producing devices, has ignited...

Scarlett Johansson May Get Caught In An Israeli-Palestinian Debate

Religious News Service | Dale Hanson Bourke | Posted 01.30.2014 | Religion

(RNS) In the run-up to the Super Bowl, advertisers work hard to get their money’s worth, even before their spot has run. They leak teasers and hype ...

Yes, #ScarJo, There's a Line Between Israel and Palestine

Robert Naiman | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics
Robert Naiman

By claiming to support a two-state solution while helping to bolster the occupation, Scarlett Johansson is acting as a Susan Collins for the occupation, pretending to be moderate, while acting to bolster extremists.

What Targeting SodaStream Reveals About the BDS Movement

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics
Abraham H. Foxman

The pillorying of this company by BDS activists only reveals the absurdity of their blind campaign, and their misguided refusal to engage in constructive dialogue regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and, at their core, rejection of Israel's Jewish existence and the two-state solution.

SodaStream Faces Boycott

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business

* Activists decry Israeli factory on occupied land * Company inks deal with Scarlett Johansson * Palestinian economic po...

Scarlett Johansson Breaks Silence Over Controversial Endorsement Deal

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.27.2014 | Entertainment

Scarlett Johansson has been the subject of intense scrutiny since she became a brand ambassador for SodaStream, a company that has drawn criticism for...

Clearing the Air

Scarlett Johansson | Posted 03.26.2014 | Small Business
Scarlett Johansson

While I never intended on being the face of any social or political movement, distinction, separation or stance as part of my affiliation with SodaStream, given the amount of noise surrounding that decision, I'd like to clear the air.

An Eco-Friendly Way To Make Homemade Soda

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.28.2013 | HuffPost Home

We’ve raved about the eco benefits of making your own soda at home via a SodaStream before, and now we’re glad to see that one of our favorite inn...

It's Yves Behar's World -- We Just Live (Better) in It

San Francisco magazine | Posted 06.01.2013 | San Francisco
San Francisco magazine

The man behind the Jambox, the UP band, and, soon, the OUYA (say it "Ooh Yah!") gaming console is changing the business of product design.

WATCH: The Super Bowl Ad Coke And Pepsi Hoped You'd Never See

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business

For advertisers seeking millions of eyeballs, there may be no greater arena than the Super Bowl. But for brands looking to maximize that publicity, th...

Tu Bishvat, A Super Bowl Ad And Israel's Soda Water Company

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 03.27.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

As Tu Bishvat approaches, I would encourage people to learn more about SodaStream and its positive impact on the environment.

WATCH: Banned SodaStream Ad That Made Sales Skyrocket

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

An ad for SodaStream, a home carbonation product, has been making the rounds worldwide. In it, bottles of soda seem to combust spontaneously every tim...

Report: EU Trades 15 Times More With Israeli Settlements Than With Palestinians

Eline Gordts | Posted 10.31.2012 | World

Fruits, vegetables, wine, beauty products and at-home carbonation devices: These are among the many products Israeli settlements in the West Bank and ...

An Open Letter to Presbyterian Clergy

Rae Abileah | Posted 09.24.2012 | Religion
Rae Abileah

At the General Assembly we watched Christian clergy and laypeople engaging in dialogue on a very difficult topic -- the Israeli occupation of the West Bank -- with respect, grace and open hearts. It is a true blessing to walk the path of peace with you in solidarity.

Kool-Aid Coming To The SodaStream

Reuters | Posted 09.17.2012 | Home

July 18 (Reuters) -- Kraft Foods Inc and SodaStream International Ltd expanded their partnership to include Kool-Aid to their portfolio, the companies...

Natural Beauty Tips for Humans

Carine Fabius | Posted 05.06.2012 | Fifty
Carine Fabius

Let me share a few of the dirt-cheap recipes I either found or created that totally make me happy.