In a Facebook post Sunday, Buskila wrote, 'I have a duty to do everything I possibly can so that fewer families will lose lives and be destroyed by senseless wars.'
The 41-year-old veteran of progressive politics says its time for Israel's left to 'fight back'
Israel's small left—wing party is fractured internally but hungry to gain seats in next election as main rival stumbles in polls
Netanyahu's government has declared war against liberal democracy in Israel. Its time to fight back
Zionist Union Foils Left-wing Arab Lawmaker's Appointment to Israel's Top Defense and Diplomacy Committee
Zionist Union members argued that Meretz MK Esawi Freige's appointment wasnt coordinated with them and that the seat on the committee really belonged to their party
The country is yearning for change, which means two left-wing parties – Meretz and Hadash – must leave their comfort zones and work together to save Israel from the occupation and becoming an apartheid state
Its impossible to compare leftist groups money to the government funding for increasing religious coercion, widening inequality, perpetuating the occupation and of course identifying traitors via bogus loyalty tests
Esawi Freige will join Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee as long as two key opposition parties, Zionist Union and Meretz, come to an accord
The Israeli left, a political movement that never raised a finger against the settlements, and which in fact is their founding father, wakes up for a moment every year
By clinging to nationalism, both Israelis and Palestinians are dooming themselves for more terrible times ahead