Israel a "Democratic" state - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Sarah
    • 21.04.13 | 14:54 (IDT)

    It's a shame...we in America are deceived into thinking Israel is truly democratic but clearly, that isn't the case. I read more into the subject and I found out about other laws that also discriminate against Arab citizens of Israel. The Nakba law, laws regulating who can own property and where to make sure citizens of Palestinian origin never return to their grandparents' houses. Also, the far from even spending on Arab towns vs. Jewish towns and schools which are the main reason Arab citizens have a much higher percentage of povertty in Israel. As it turns out, Israel being a democratic state is the biggest lie people especially in the west are fed.

    from the article: Citizenship law makes Israel an apartheid state
    First published 00:00 27.06.08 | Last updated 00:00 27.06.08
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