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Palestinians in a Jewish State

Nadim Nashif | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Nadim Nashif

The latest round of peace negotiations, or rather, negotiations about peace negotiations, has a distinctly hollow ring to it. Israel has openly declared its willingness to attend negotiations, while simultaneously pursuing a 'business as usual' strategy.

'There Has Never Been Racism At Superland'

AP | Posted 05.31.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- A popular Israeli amusement park has come under criticism for the appearance of discrimination and denied on Friday that it had segregate...

The "Other Israel Film Festival" Tackles Complex Issues

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 01.19.2013 | World
Marcia G. Yerman

Currently in its sixth year, the Other Israel Film Festival has been combining documentary and narrative films with panel, programs, theater, and art. The objective is to create a thought provoking conversation about the challenges faced by minority groups in Israel.

In Israel, the Future Can Come Down to Just One Night

Bradley Burston | Posted 11.06.2011 | World
Bradley Burston

How can you tell if a revolution is real? When this all started, I had no idea. But I kept going to the tent camps and to the marches until I learned.

Israel's Legitimacy: A Prophetic Strategy

Rabbi Sid Schwarz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Sid Schwarz

The government of Israel will need to do much more to make Arab Israelis believe that the country sees them as full citizens. American Jews would do well to give this issue more attention.

Protesters, Police CLASH In Arab Israeli Town

AP | DALIA NAMMARI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UMM EL-FAHM, Israel — Dozens of Jewish extremists hoisting Israeli flags defiantly marched through this Arab-Israeli town Wednesday, chanting "d...

The Unorthodox Solution: Embracing Pluralism And Reason In Israeli Society

Daniel Sokatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Daniel Sokatch

When dozens of Israeli ultra-Orthodox rabbis signed a formal edict prohibiting Jews from renting or selling real estate to non-Jews, the ensuing uproar was reassuring to those of us working for a democratic, pluralist Israel.

Miss Israel Swimsuit Competition Poses Challenge For Arab Minorities (VIDEO)

WideAngle | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

How far can one young woman push a conservative culture? Duah Fares is an Arab-Israeli teenager and member of the Druze minority, a religious sect l...

Egypt Arrests 7 Arab Israelis For Spying For Hamas, Hezbollah

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A prominent Islamist lawyer has told the Arabic news channel Al-Jazeera that security forces have detained about 50 Egyptians, Palestinians and Lebane...

Israel Bans Arab Parties From Coming Election

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel on Monday banned Arab political parties from running in next month's parliamentary elections, drawing accusations of racism b...