Arab women - around 10% of the total population of Israel - barely participate in the workforce, far below the employment rate of Arab or even ultra-Orthodox men. Why?
Nasreen Hadad Haj-Yahya
Nasreen Hadad Haj-Yahya is co-director of the Israel Democracy Institute’s Project for Arab-Jewish Relations and a doctoral student at Tel Aviv University.
Now you know what it's like to feel marginalized and unequal in Israel. Arab citizens know that all too well. That's why we must join forces
The prime minister’s text is cynical and hurtful, and even though it hardly made waves among Jewish Israelis, it has deeply hurt the feelings of hundreds of thousands of Arabs.
This country's Palestinian citizens aren't a security threat, and haven't been since the state’s establishment. Attempts to portray it as if it were are nothing but incitement for its own sake.