Israel - Light onto Nations is an initiative, not a media watch organization. It is web-based and does not involve fundraising.

Israel - Light onto Nations endorses various Canadian media-watch organizations, such as: CLIC - Canadian Light on Israel Coverage, Honest Reporting ( and The Media Action Group (

Did You Know?

Israel engineers are behind the development of the largest communications router in the world, launched by Cisco.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

BUYCOTT Israel Action Alert

ALERT: Help add Israel to the SXSW schedule

South By Southwest (SXSW) is a set of film, interactive and music festivals and conferences that take place every spring in Austin, Texas. The festival began in 1987, and has continued to grow in size every year. In preparing for next year's festival (March 8-17, 2013), SXSW decided that the public should have the opportunity to vote on the panels they think should be in the program.

Please vote for the Israeli panelists and grant them the opportunity to take part in the events. Every vote counts!

Few things you should know:
- The voting is open till the end of August.
- You have to register to vote. It's an easy procedure.
- You can vote for 6 panels from a single account.

How to do it?
1. Go to:

2. Register

3. Find the panelists you wish to vote for. To do this you can search for "Israel" or just go to these links:
      Israeli Startups, Investing in People & More..
      Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll in the Age of Mobile
      The Rise of Re-commerce: Shop Used in a New Way 
      No, No, No, No, No, No, No, Yes
      September 11 - International Animation Project
      Blood Relations: Creativity's Unreasonable Power

4. Vote!