'Someone Has to Keep Israeli Arabs on the Map'

Actress and singer Mira Awad has achieved a number of firsts for an Israeli Arab, but still isn’t satisfied.

A few months ago, Mira Awad stepped into a taxicab in Tel Aviv and found herself in a familiar situation: The driver wanted to settle on a price in advance, but she insisted that he run the meter, which would compel him to issue a receipt and pay tax. “It’s impossible to make a living in this country, I tell you,” the driver tried to persuade her, nonetheless. “Income...