The Park Slope food co-op boycott, explained

Mayor Bloomberg Monday joined the opposition to the Park Slope Food Co-Op's proposed ban on products imported from Israel. park slope food coop.jpg Our Reuven Blau reports: “We should be encouraging Israel to have

NEW YORK — A New York City co-op's proposed boycott against Israeli products to protest the Israeli government's policies toward Palestinians has been overwhelmingly defeated. Tuesday night's vote by members of the

Mayor Bloomberg Monday joined the opposition to the Park Slope Food Co-Op's proposed ban on products imported from Israel. park slope food coop.jpg Our Reuven Blau reports: “We should be encouraging Israel to have

The politically-charged vote brought out the masses as the trendy food co-op conducted the vote on Tuesday night. There was both delight and disgust as the crowd of over 1500 shot down the idea.

By THE LOCAL Gersh Kuntzman School security officers at Brooklyn Tech guarded the tense vote by more than 1600 members of the Park Slope Food Coop on Tuesday night that rejected a full-member referendum on boycotting Israeli products.