The long arm of the law won't spare a Palestinian stealing a pack of gum. But the electric bike riders who channel Hell's Angels on the streets of Tel Aviv are untouchable.
These organizations are not really bringing peace or an end to the occupation any closer. Let’s see what Israel looks like without B’Tselem and Peace Now and Breaking the Silence.
As I desperately search my neighbors' lawns and bumpers for signs of their political affiliation, I wonder: Is this the role of democratic elections? To instill fear, division and hatred in the hearts of the masses?
Once again, the Israeli government is putting the left on the defensive by questioning the legitimacy of a citizen’s right to speak out against the occupation. That’s been Netanyahu’s strategy all along.
Instead of helping ex-Haredim, the government discriminates against them, preferring to offer all the perks to Haredim.
The fight for public broadcasting in Israel is important, but the Israeli media is in cahoots with the government. The chief censor is its audience; it works slavishly for and fears it.
Western oppression still amounts to remnants from the ancient world. Still most of us women have children and our life’s mission is to resolve the conflict between feminist consciousness and reality.
Rami Gudovitch watched hundreds of refugee kids ripped away from the only home they knew - Israel - as they were deported to war-torn South Sudan in 2012. He has since dedicated his life to rescuing those he could from jails and battlegrounds and providing them with education in Uganda.
U.S. Election 2016
Las Vegas Review-Journal doesn't mention sexual misconduct charges against Trump, but says that 'neither candidate will ever be called to the dais to accept an award for moral probity and character.'