...in order to pick up an award they wanted to give her. Many kudos for taking that stand, she must've known what it would mean. They have naturally already branded her an anti-semite and/or self-hater.
On the subject matter itself, I think Dore is correct in that the moral obligation falls highest on whoever has the power. That's the whole reason we have the expression "to be the bigger man." Israel could have settled the matter but instead they're continuing to settle more of their own people on confiscated land outside the borders of Israel, which is proof they don't want a 2-state solution at all, whatever their excuses may be.
Also why is this the first I'm hearing of "BDS" and a boycott of Israel?