Appropriately announced for Tish b’Av, the Olympia Food Co-Op in Washington State announced a US first boycott on Israeli products.
Sure, this store is a small blip on the radar, but it represents a “first breach” and is therefore spiritually significant.
Imagine if you shopped there regularly for your health food needs and woke up to this. Is there a message here?
HaShem should bless, protect, and arouse us to a healing tshuva.