Wednesday, February 20th | 15 Adar I 5779

Subscribe

Posts Tagged: Israel nation state law

September 20, 2018 9:26 am
0

A Looming Constitutional Crisis in Israel?

The most important part of Israel's new Nation-State Law may well be its constitutional implications, which have been overlooked by the countless opinion and analysis...

September 13, 2018 9:14 am
0

Arab Knesset Members Meet With Arab League to Discuss Law Defining Israel as Jewish

JNS.org - The head of the Arab League hosted on Tuesday a delegation of Arab Knesset members from the Joint List party who railed against a...

September 5, 2018 10:04 am
0

Arab MKs Seek EU Foreign Policy Chief’s Support in Battle Against Nation-State Law

JNS.org - A delegation of Arab Israeli lawmakers from the ‎Joint Arab List party met Tuesday with senior ‎European Union officials in Brussels in a bid...

August 26, 2018 7:49 am
0

A Candid Look at Israel’s Nation-State Law

The controversial Nation-State Law that just passed in Israel is typical of what I do not like about nationalism.  The bill was passed by a vote...

August 22, 2018 12:37 pm
0

Why Israel Needs the Nation-State Law

Much has been published against the new Israeli Basic Law: Israel as the Nation-State of the Jewish People. Many, both in Israel and abroad, ask:...

August 22, 2018 12:16 pm
0

Ronald Lauder Treats Israelis Like Misbehaving Children

For most of the last 70 years, the American Jewish establishment has taken the position that Israelis should make their own decisions, particularly on matters...

August 13, 2018 8:15 am
0

Israel’s Nationality Law Is Not Discriminatory

The newly passed Basic Law: Israel as the Nation-State of the Jewish People, known as the Nationality Bill, does nothing to damage the equality of...

August 10, 2018 12:18 pm
0

Equality for All of Israel’s Citizens

JNS.org - Since moving to Israel nearly two decades ago, I have come to profoundly appreciate the fact that the modern Jewish homeland consists of a...

August 8, 2018 4:54 pm
0

Looking Candidly at Israel’s Nation-State Law

It is inevitable -- and laudable -- that there are debates and differences over most new legislation. However, that does not justify the global hysteria...

August 3, 2018 9:27 am
0

Israel’s Druze Arabs Push for Changes After Jewish State Law

Israel's new "nation-state" law has provoked anger among members of its most integrated minority, the Druze, prompting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to seek corrective legislation. Netanyahu...

August 2, 2018 9:46 am
0

Netanyahu Offers Plan to Address Druze Concerns Over Nation-State Law

JNS.org - A team appointment by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presented a plan to the Druze community as part of an effort to resolve concerns...

August 2, 2018 9:26 am
0

Arab Knesset Member Sparks Fury With Map of Israel Drawn as Palestinian Flag

JNS.org - Joint Arab List Party Knesset member Jamal Zahalka drew ire on Tuesday for a Facebook post in which he called for the “entire Palestinian...

July 26, 2018 10:12 am
0

Netanyahu to Hold Meeting on Nation-State Law Following Objections by Druze

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will reportedly convene a meeting to re-examine the controversial nation-state law passed last week after an outcry by...

July 24, 2018 8:39 am
0

After Erdogan Slams Israeli ‘Nation-State’ Law, Netanyahu Says Turkish Leader Turning Country Into ‘Dark Dictatorship’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vehemently condemned on Tuesday the "nation-state" law that was approved by Israel's Knesset last week. Speaking to members of his ruling...

Culture

Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...

Features

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...

World

Pro-BDS Tlaib Uses Israeli Web-Development Platform for Campaign Website

JNS.org - Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), a supporter of the anti-Israel BDS movement, just so happens to have used the Israeli web-development platform Wix to create her campaign website. “I personally...

Israel

Israeli Exoskeleton Developer ReWalk Files for FDA Approval

CTech - ReWalk Robotics Ltd., an Israel-based company developing an exoskeleton suit for gait rehabilitation of stroke sufferers, has announced Tuesday it has filed for clearance with the US Food and...

Middle East

Report: Qatar to Discontinue Funds for Gaza’s Electricity

JNS.org - The Qatari envoy to the Gaza Strip, Mohammad al-Amadi, told Hamas officials his country would discontinue its almost $10 million in funding towards the territory’s electricity amid a...

Algemeiner.com