You want to compare Israel with the arab societies? Fine. Here's one major difference: Israel claims / pretends to be a modern democracy. Israel's arab neighbors do not. If Israel wants the benefits of being a democracy, then Israel will also have to accept the obligations that come with the title, such as respecting basic human rights. So far, Israel is failing miserably.
Mexico sentences five men to 697 years for killings of 11 women (AP)
from the article: Im Tirtzu hides behind respectable mask of 'Zionism'