The pair urged Lorde to "act in the spirit of progressive New Zealanders who came before you and continue their legacy", by canceling her show.
"By bowing to the bullies, she joins the ranks of Roger Waters, Lauryn Hill, Elvis Costello and Annie Lennox".
Grammy Award-winning artist Lorde has canceled a concert in Israel as a protest against the Jewish state, but apparently has no problem performing in Russian Federation.
The singer, 21, said that she educated herself about Israel before booking the June concert announced a week ago but that "I didn't make the right call on this one".
The show's Israeli promoter, Eran Arielli, announced the cancelation on December 24 and apologized for raising the hopes of fans who wished to see the artist perform in Tel Aviv.
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"Playing in Tel Aviv will be seen as giving support to the policies of the Israeli government, even if you make no comment on the political situation", they wrote.
"I've received an overwhelming number of messages and letters and have had a lot of discussions with people holding many views, and I think the right decision at this time is to cancel the show", Lorde said in statement announcing her decision.
Israeli Minister of Culture, Miri Regev, said in a statement that he hoped Lorde would reverse her decision.
Lorde was contacted via an open letter by fellow New Zealanders Justine Sachs, who is Jewish, and Nadia Abu-Shanab, who is of Palestinian descent.
Many activist who called on Lorde to cancel the show are part of the growing BDS movement which seeks to culturally isolate and use non-violent means to bring around the end of Israel's occupation of Palestine. Before she thanked her fans for "educating" her, she said that she has been discussing the matter with people and is "considering all options".
On Monday, actress Roseanne Barr posted on Twitter a link to The Jerusalem Post article about the concert cancellation, writing "Boycott this bigot".
That said, it looks like anyone suffering from a throttled iPhone can try the battery replacement therapy and see if it helps. We've now extended that feature to iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2, and plan to add support for other products in the future.
The two nations are, along with El Salvador, in what is known as the Northern Triangle of Central America. The resolution passed by the General Assembly declared the US action on Jerusalem "null and void".
Several names were doing the rounds for the past few days, including those of Nadda, MLA Suresh Bharadwaj, Dhumal and Thakur. Thakur has previously served as the president of the BJP state unit and was also part of Dhumal's cabinet.
Friends and family described her to the Washington Post as tolerant and committed to civil rights and social justice. Early Friday morning the couple checked on their daughter after hearing noises and found the boyfriend in her room.
Aspyr's FAQ points out one difference: The iPad version's multiplayer modes work only on a local network "as of this point". To make a comparison, 2K Games charged players $19.99 when the XCOM: Enemy Unknown was launched for iOS in 2013.
All games will be available for a limited time as part of Games with Gold, so get Xbox Live Gold today to get in on the action. Then from January 16 through 31, you can get the two-person shooter Army of Two , normally $14.99, gratis.
Wagner told the newspaper he wasn't involved in doping and, "Obviously I played along because I knew what was going on". The Athletics Integrity Unit and the US Anti-Doping Agency have said they are investigating the allegations.
Even though there are no previous criminal past, Kartheek was allegedly involved in street fights with the youngsters in Lalapet. November 18, 2016: A 23-year-old woman was hospitalised with minor burns after a person threw acid on her face in Jeedimetla.
Winter Weather Advisory in Place Overnight Tonight for Snow
By Monday afternoon, winds will blow from the west at 18 to 28 miles per hour, and temperatures will reach about 42 degrees. And 6-9 inches of snow outside 495 (again, NW of Boston), Worcester, to northern MA into VT & NH (away from the coast).
Mumbai's first AC local gets a thumbs-up
The remaining one service will run as slow service from Mahalaxmi to Borivali, which will stop at all intermediate stations. The Churchgate-Virar weekly, fortnightly, and monthly passes will cost Rs. 1,070, Rs. 1,555, and Rs. 2,040 respectively.
Arms Version 5.0 Launches Tomorrow With a New Fighter
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Xiaomi might skip the Redmi Note 5
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Kansas jobless rate down slightly in October
Bureau of Labor Statistics, Alaska's unemployment rate is at its highest levels since May 2012, when it was also 7.2 percent. Many employers say it is hard to find people to fill their open jobs, and so are holding tightly onto their existing staffs.