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Bedouin students in the Negev have been left behind as the coronavirus pandemic lays bare the inequality in Israel's education system.

Religious-nationalist parties came together ahead of Israel's third election in one year, shutting out the fringe Jewish Power party.

Supporting LGBTQ+ Palestinians shouldn't mean pinkwashing the occupation

Nick McAlpin

Supporting LGBTQ+ Palestinians shouldn't mean pinkwashing the occupation

Comment: To be a good ally means listening, and Palestine's LGBTQ+ community is telling you they don't want your solidarity if it involves pinkwashing the Israeli occupation, writes Nick McAlpin.

Israeli ministers to attend ceremony honouring racist rabbi

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Israeli ministers to attend ceremony honouring racist rabbi

The Israeli transport and education ministers will attend a ceremony honouring Rabbi Yitzhak Ginsburg, who previously praised an Israeli settler ...

Palestinian parties in Israel unite before September Knesset election

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Palestinian parties in Israel unite before September Knesset election

Plans for the coalition were finalised when the National Democratic Assembly, known as Balad, agreed to join the list.

David Sheen

The racist pedagogy of Israel's education minister, Rafi Peretz

Comment: While homophobia might be unacceptable in some company, demands for racial purity and religious discrimination are shockingly commonplace in Israel, writes David Sheen.

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Israeli education minister backtracks on gay therapy comments

Israel's education minister backtracked on his earlier comments endorsing controversial therapy to convert gays to heterosexuality, following ...

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Israeli minister sparks outrage for saying 'gays need therapy'

Israel's education minister, Rafi Peretz claimed he has 'talked people out of being gay' using what he described as 'straight ...

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Marrying non-Jews is like 'Holocaust', says Israeli minister

Rafi Peretz, the Israeli education minister and leader of a far-right grouping of parties in the Knesset, outraged American ...

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