Sick talk: The danger of blaming migrants for Israel’s ills
The language we use about other people matters. The metaphors of disease used by prominent Israeli right-wing politicians about African migrants have a sordid, genocidal history.
On the day that the first, and highly publicized "repatriation" of South Sudanese migrants begins, we need to look again at the rhetoric employed by Israeli politicians and broadcasters towards those seeking refuge and a better life in Israel.
Like us on Facebook and get articles directly in your news feed