Tel Aviv Protests Must Join Forces

So long as the demonstrators remind the middle class of 'our kids,' the police and the government won't have carte blanche for violence.

On March 30, 1976 the Arabs of Israel held the first Land Day to protest the massive expropriation of yet more of their lands. Their general strike was the climax, after considerable political preparation, primarily by the Rakah communist party (and of the Hadash party, which Rakah had set up the year before ). It was the first protest, after years of oppression and discrimination, in which the Arab minority...