The moment that a 'fear' is sufficient for imposing restrictions, we are distancing ourselves from democracy in the direction of tyranny
While the fight for LGBT equality gained impressive and exciting public support this week, the magnitude of the support seems to be matched by a sneering attitude on the part of some of this paper’s writers
Its ruling denying a petition against the Israeli army's rules of engagement on the Gaza border is misguided, since it believes the IDF will learn lessons from the high number of casualties and look to use more nonlethal methods
A victory for diversity or for propaganda? Can we look at this subject in a manner a little less polarizing, a way that doesn’t choose only one side in this story?
Israel breaches the border whenever it wants to. But when a Gazan approaches the fence, he can find himself shot to death by the Israeli army
In Carolina Landsmann's topsy turvy world, the very fact that Mizrahim and gays have meager representation means the exclusion of heterosexual Ashkenazi men
The government treats Africans as asylum seekers who cannot be deported to their home countries, while at the same time treating them as ‘infiltrators’ who must be jailed and deported
The government's position on LGBT parenthood issues attests to the hypocrisy of pinkwashing
There is a clear bias in the new academic code in favor of the status quo, which is not perceived as political, but as neutral, which it isn’t
Opposing the bill doesn’t mean negating Israel’s history, only recognizing that a democratic state cannot identify itself with only part of its population
Right-wing politicians pushed a Knesset law to legalize illegal West Bank outposts. They might have triggered the International Criminal Court to question the legality of every single Israeli settlement.
Not only does Israel have a southern border wall to keep outsiders out, it also bars entry to people from some of the countries named in President Trump’s executive order.
Not least among the resolution's immediate repercussions is that it may give impetus to The Hague to pursue full-blown investigation of settlement construction.
Two important things were missing from the memorial event marking the 21st anniversary of Yizhak Rabin's murder: Palestinians, and recognition of the true problem underlying Israeli society.
As opposed to the rapid and resolute response to racism by a lonely film critic, the response from the governing coalition to rabbi's remarks on gays were mostly flaccid.
When it comes to a peaceful march for granting equality to the LGBT community, the police let the people making threats win.
Claiming that Israeli law doesn’t recognize bereavement rights for LGBT families is a conservative interpretation of the law, which flies in the face of all recent legal rulings and could do more harm than good.
The health ministry needs to adopt a holistic approach to nutrition.
The state has commandeered the gay community for propaganda. The gay pride parade must therefore include the struggle for democracy, equality and freedom for all.
If the bill allowing harsher punishments for anyone convicted of desecrating the national flag becomes law, it would still be subject to judicial review.