Are Bedouin Palestinians?

The Arab (or should we say Palestinian) members of the Knesset are busy trying to extend Palestinian hegemony over any citizen of Israel whose native language is Arabic. The Negev Bedouin are now in line.

Are Bedouin Palestinians? This question came to mind as we saw the Arab Knesset members’ appearance in the Knesset debate on the Prawer bill – the law for the regulation of Bedouin settlement in the Negev. They shouted and screamed, and at the conclusion of their oration each one of them demonstratively tore up a copy of the bill which they had brought to the podium. They had decided to take a page from the...