Arabs treated as second class citizens as so often - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 23.12.09 | 13:35 (IST)

    This is the sad reality of regarding Israel as The Jewish State. The more than 20 per cent of the population that isn't Jewish is constantly treated as less important,less deserving of respect and funds. In some ways this is liable to become more of a problem than the occupation. The occupation will eventually end, but Arabs are part of Israel. Eventually there will have to be a civil rights movement for them, as there was with black people in America, to win full equality with Jews. Eventually The Jewish State will have to become the Israeli state for ALL Israelis, not just for Jews.

    from the article: Supreme Court supports Arabic, but court museum shuns it
    First published 01:57 23.12.09 | Last updated 07:00 23.12.09
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