Several ways an NGO may lose its funding according to a bill by MK Ayelet Shaked: Calling for a boycott, divestment or sanctions against Israel, urging indictment of IDF soldiers, rejecting Israel as a Jewish and democratic state.
The bill for a proposed Basic Law on Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people is another aspect of this obsession.
As is the norm in politics, the government's recent capitulation to the ultra-Orthodox was presented as progress.
The required separation is not between one soldier and another or between one military casualty and another. It is between religion and the state, between religion and the army.
People with developmental disabilities should be integrated into the community, not separated from society.
The lesson of Egypt's new revolution is that even in democracies, leaders cannot cling to election results as though they were a promissory note that authorizes them to impose their ideology, while ignoring the wishes of the people.
Rabbi Eliyahu's racist statements disqualify him from serving as a rabbi in this country, in the city of Safed, and all the more so as chief rabbi of Israel.
Had the entire system - the Mossad, the Shin Bet and the Prison Service - acted properly, the state treasury wouldn’t be required to pay out millions of shekels. And far more importantly, Zygier, who was never convicted of anything, would still be alive.
A real civil service reform that would reward workers according to their productivity and achievements would right injustices of the labor market and moderate extreme dichotomy that currently exists in it.
The rationale behind the expulsions and prohibitions on development in the South Hebron Hills is clear: to leave as much Palestinian-free land as possible to facilitate its annexation to Israel.