Brookstone, Arabs Have A Good Life In Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 08.02.14 | 04:50 (IST)

    Yes, Jews, historically had a better life in Arab and Muslim nations compared to lives in Europe. However, the lives of Arabs in Israel is far better than the lives of Jews in Arab nations. Jews for example could not go to court against a Muslim and had laws called Dhimni laws. In Israel discrimination against Arabs do exist (unfortunately), but overall Arabs enjoy the same rights and have a high quality of life in Israel. There is room for improvement and I do feel Arabs are sometimes mistreated in Israel, but this I believe will change once peace is made.

    from the article: Comptroller blasts state for neglecting restitution of Jewish property in Arab states
    First published 01:24 06.02.14 | Last updated 19:31 05.02.14
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