On Laws That Must Be Broken

When laws are being legislated by a parliamentary majority whose express ideology is a system of injustice, these laws demand one response: Civil, nonviolent revolt.

"Legally mandated destruction." That is how Haaretz's editorial on Sunday described the destruction of the village of Khirbet Makhoul in the Jordan Valley. “The structures in question are unlawful and were built without construction permits. The structures were demolished in the wake of the Supreme Court’s rejection on August 28, 2013, of the petition that had been filed...