Racist incitement against Arabs is alas not rare

Racist incitement against Arabs is alas not rare

Settlers spend the afternoon playing the song “Muhammad is Dead” to residents of Jabal Johar – video by Mai D’ana uploaded to YouTube on 11.11.15 A large group of settlers from Kiryat Arba spent the afternoon of Sunday, 11 October, playing hate songs through a loud...
Israel and political prisoners

Israel and political prisoners

What does jailing a Palestinian politician say about Israeli democracy? – Haaretz 09.12.15 Khalida Jarrar was sentenced to 15 months in prison for membership in an illegal organisation and incitement, but was her trial in a military court just? Read editorial here And...
Israel drops opposition to US restoring UNESCO funding

Israel drops opposition to US restoring UNESCO funding

Kerry enlists Netanyahu in congressional fight over UNESCO funding – Al-Monitor 11.12.15 Israel has dropped its opposition to restoring UNESCO budget despite Palestinian statehood vote.                                                                                  ...
US Reform and Conservative leaders demand equal rights

US Reform and Conservative leaders demand equal rights

Reform and Conservative leaders to Israeli president: We want equal rights – Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) 11.12.15 Rabbi Rick Jacobs of the Union for Reform Judaism and Rabbi Steven Wernick of the United Synagogue for Conservative Judaism called on Israel to grant...