Sen. Lankford calls out Ben & Jerry’s decision to stop sales in east Jerusalem

Ben & Jerry’s will soon stop selling its ice cream in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and east Jerusalem, saying the sales there are “inconsistent with their values.”

The announcement has created plenty of support and discord among politicians. U.S. Sen. James Lankford shared his thoughts on Facebook, saying Oklahoma should block the sale of all Ben & Jerry’s ice cream in the state.

#Benandjerrys has now decided they know more about Jerusalem than the Israelis. If Ben & Jerry’s wants to have a...

Posted by Senator James Lankford on Wednesday, July 21, 2021