In honor of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, I urge everyone to stop denying the existence of racism in Israel. Only then can we truly fight it.
Kids and adults, citizens and asylum-seekers, dress up and take to the streets to celebrate the salvation of Jews in ancient Persia from a plot to kill them.
Opinion International Women’s Day: Celebrating the Humanity and Resilience of Women Asylum Seekers in Israel
Fleeing trauma, encountering racism, delegitimization and poverty: Today is an opportunity to recognize 12,216 of the most invisible and marginalized women in Israeli society.
'The language of the ban is slightly changed, but the results for refugees are the same,' says head of HIAS.
Hundreds of non-citizens in the country ask to convert each year but are rejected, many for no good reason at all, advocates say. In the Knesset, though, some of their grievances are finally being addressed.
The case of Petah Tikva, where families were forced to live in dark apartments without heat or running water, raises the urgent need for a national plan to normalize asylum seekers' status.
Petah Tikva had cut water, power to 12 illegally subdivided apartments in battle against landlords and refugees.
City officials in Petah Tikva say they’re not acting against asylum seekers per se, but against illegally subdivided, overcrowded apartments.
Yisrael Beiteinu MKs slam expedited Interior Ministry procedure for repatriating the foreigners, aimed to fight so-called asylum tourism
In a recording of the comments published by the Walla news website, Mayor Yitzhak Braverman is also heard saying that few asylum seekers in his city are engaged in crime.