Rightist Israeli musician's award downgraded after protests from Noa and Dalia Rabin
Ariel Zilber will receive prize for contribution to music and not lifetime achievement award from top artists' guild, incensing right-wing politicians; Lieberman: Decision is 'surrender and dangerous obsequiousness to the Bolshevism of the leftist extremists.'
The Israeli Association of Composers, Authors and Publishers of Music at the last minute changed the title of the award it presented Monday night to controversial singer Ariel Zilber, over the latter's extreme right-wing views.
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