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Posts Tagged: Nation-state law

October 1, 2018 1:29 pm
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Palestinians Declare General Strike over Nation-State Law

Palestinians across the occupied West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem held a general strike on Monday to express opposition to Israel's new Nation-State Law. Passed by...

August 20, 2018 8:35 am
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Amid Recent Ethnic Tensions, IDF Chief Meets with Druze and Bedouin Leaders

JNS.org - IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot visited the tomb of Sheikh Amin Tarif in the Druze village of Julis in Israel’s north...

August 14, 2018 4:33 pm
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New York Times Suddenly Elevates Ronald Lauder To Sulzberger-Level Sage

For the past 30 years, The New York Times has been dismissive and condescending toward Ronald Lauder. Now, all of a sudden, he’s the newspaper’s...

August 11, 2018 2:52 pm
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Israeli Arabs Gather in Tel Aviv to Protest ‘Nation-State’ Law, Some Fly Palestinian Flag

Thousands of demonstrators led by Israel's Arab community gathered in Tel Aviv on Saturday evening to protest the new "nation-state" law, marching from Rabin Square...

August 4, 2018 10:41 pm
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In Solidarity With Israel’s Druze Community, Thousands Gather in Tel Aviv to Protest Nation-State Law

Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Israel’s Rabin Square on Saturday night in solidarity with Israel’s Druze community to protest Israel’s “nation-state law.” The law enshrines Israel’s...

August 2, 2018 4:19 pm
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False Apartheid Claims Follow Passage of Israel’s Nation-State Law

Anti-Israel groups in the United States are using a recently passed Israeli law to ramp up false claims of apartheid. Israel's new "nation-state" law defines...

July 31, 2018 5:25 pm
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Latest New York Times Assault on Israel’s Nation-State Law Revives ‘Zionism Is Racism’ Smear

Having already published two front-page stories (one, two) and an op-ed criticizing Israel for having passed a law defining itself as the national home of...

July 28, 2018 10:42 pm
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Dozens of Top IDF Officers Sign Letters Supporting Druze Protest Against Nation-State Law

Dozens of present and former top IDF officers have issued open letters opposing Israel’s new nation-state law and supporting the Druze and members of other minority communities...

July 27, 2018 11:40 am
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The New York Times Slaps ‘Apartheid’ Label on Israel

After two (one, two) negative front-page articles about Israel’s new nation-state law, The New York Times is escalating its offensive by publishing an op-ed piece claiming...

July 26, 2018 4:54 pm
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New York Times Picks Clicks Over Quality. Other Papers May Follow

With his latest front-page attack on Israel, Max Fisher may have clinched the dubious distinction of being The New York Times columnist most predictably hostile...

July 26, 2018 10:12 am
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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...

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

In Major Address to Jewish Community, French President Macron Pledges New M...

In the face of a continuing wave of antisemitic invective and violence, French President Emmanuel Macron offered reassurances to his country's Jewish...

Israel

Netanyahu’s Strongest Challengers Form Alliance in Israeli Election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's strongest challengers in an election in April joined forces on Thursday, adding more potency to the centrist candidates' bid to end the right-wing leader's decade...

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...

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