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Comment: Most Jewish-Americans, like Seth Rogen, are still only awakening to the moral and political ramifications of Israel's settler-colonial project, writes Josh Ruebner.

The Canadian comic actor said his mother made him call the head of the Jewish Agency to discuss his Israel remarks.

Arab Israeli diplomat 'profiled' and choked by security guards

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Arab Israeli diplomat 'profiled' and choked by security guards

The incident trained a spotlight on the ongoing struggles of Israel’s Arab citizens, a large minority that makes up about 20% of the population.

Israel opposition in dramatic split ahead of election

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Israel opposition in dramatic split ahead of election

Israel's centre-left opposition dramatically split on Tuesday ahead of an April 9 election.

Israel to fund Jews-only booze cruises

David Sheen

Israel to fund Jews-only booze cruises

Comment: The Israeli government's crusade against mixed couples is a bigoted and futile policy, writes David Sheen.

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Israel passes law requiring supermajority to cede Jerusalem

Israel’s parliament has passed a law requiring a supermajority vote to relinquish control over any part of Jerusalem to the Palestinians.

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Israel passes law to 'protect Netanyahu during corruption scandal'

The bill stops police from recommending to prosecutors whether to indict suspects upon completing their investigations and prevents information ...

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Israeli right-wingers photoshop president wearing Palestinian keffiyeh

Israeli police announced an investigation into a photoshopped picture of President Reuven Rivlin wearing a Palestinian headscarf that has gone ...

Hadani Ditmars

Hollywood's prescient take on current horrors

Blog: Does life imitate art? Scenes from the Middle East remind Hadani Ditmars of a Hollywood movie, albeit one with a particularly twisted ...

Israel's Labor party holds leadership vote to regain influence

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Israel's Labor party holds leadership vote to regain influence

Israel's main opposition Labor party on Monday will vote for a new leader as it seeks to regain influence following a slide in opinion polls.

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Thousands protest for two-state peace solution in Israel

Huge crowds gathered to argue for a peace solution that saw the establishment of a Palestinian independent state with east Jerusalem as its ...

Calls for Netanyahu to resign over Gaza War report

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Calls for Netanyahu to resign over Gaza War report

A recently published Gaza report revealing death tolls fron the conflict posed questions on prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, an alleged ...

Israel legalises settler land grabs in occupied West Bank

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Israel legalises settler land grabs in occupied West Bank

Israeli parliament on Monday passed a contentious bill that would retroactively legalise the expropriation of privately owned Palestinian land ...

Senior Israeli minister vows annexation of 'entire West Bank'

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Senior Israeli minister vows annexation of 'entire West Bank'

Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett vowed the annexation of the entire West Bank following the eviction of settlers from the illegal ...

Israel delays vote on bill legalising settlements

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Israel delays vote on bill legalising settlements

A vote on legalising thousands of illegal settlement homes in the occupied West Bank has been suspended.

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Netanyahu slams John Kerry's speech criticising Israeli settlements

US Secretary of State, John Kerry's speech was biased against Israel, the controversial state's prime minister claimed, stating it put all the blame on Israel.

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'Arab voters make no difference,' says Israeli coalition chair

MK David Bitan sticks by controversial comments about Palestinian-Israeli voters despite censure from politicians across Israel's political ...

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4,000 illegal Israeli settlement homes could become legal

Tel Aviv passed a controversial draft law that could lead to the legalisation of nearly 4,000 settler homes in the occupied West Bank on Monday.

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Israel gives green light to settlements in occupied territories

Israel's parliament has voted in favour of legalising thousands of settler homes in the occupied West Bank, but critics hope the deal could ...

Suspecting Ethiopians and Arabs is 'natural': Israel's police chief

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Suspecting Ethiopians and Arabs is 'natural': Israel's police chief

Israeli officials and activists criticised comments by the country's police chief on Wednesday, which normalised racism against te Ethiopian ...

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Israeli parliament approves law targeting pro-Palestinian human rights groups

Israel has introduced a new law forcing NGOs to openly declare donations from foreign states, which critics say unfairly target leftist and ...

Israel forms 'most right-wing government' in state's history Israel forms 'most right-wing government' in state's history

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Israel forms 'most right-wing government' in state's history

Video: Israel has reached a deal with the far-right Yisrael Beiteinu party to join the government - with ultra-hawk Avigdor Lieberman becoming ...

Israel government to form coalition with far-right Avigdor Lieberman

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Israel government to form coalition with far-right Avigdor Lieberman

Former settler Avigdor Lieberman is set to take a cabinet role with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's government, despite previously ...

Anti-Semitism in British politics: What's the beef?

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Anti-Semitism in British politics: What's the beef?

Since a series of 'controversial' anti-Israel comments were made by British MPs, a debate has been occupying the headlines on the difference ...

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