Articles in "Politics"

High Court Slammed for Okaying Candidate who Disparaged Holocaust, State Symbols

The High Court of Justice ruled Sunday night that Ibtisam Mara’ana, an Arab woman who is seventh on the Labor Party’s list, can run for ...

Elections Committee Votes to Ban Run of Arab Labor Candidate for Knesset

The Knesset's Central Elections Committee voted Wednesday to ban Ibtisam Mara'ana, an Arab woman who is seventh on the Labor Party's list, ...

Aide to Arab Lawmakers Banned from Knesset after Assaulting Jewish Candidate

Knesset Speaker Yariv Levin announced Sunday night that Raja Za'atara, spokesman of the Arab Hadash party, who assaulted Adv. Itamar Ben ...

Israeli Lawmaker: B’Tselem Received Foreign Funding to Aid ICC Against Israel  

The B'Tselem rights organization received funds from foreign governments to engage the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague in a ...

39 Parties Register to Run for 24th Knesset

Thirty-nine political parties registered with the Central Elections Committee to run for the 24th Knesset, 10 lists less than in the ...

Arab-Majority Joint List Officially Splits Ahead of Elections

The Knesset Committee unanimously approved on Thursday the requests of several of the factions comprising the Joint List party to split ...

Facebook Blocks Netanyahu’s Chatbot After He Encourages COVID-19 Vaccines

Facebook has suspended Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's chatbot for a week after he allegedly breached their privacy policy when he ...

Arab Mayor to Netanyahu: We Support You

Ali Salam, Mayor of Nazareth, announced Wednesday that he supports Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and that “there is no one like ...

Ahead of Elections, 3 New MKs Sworn into Knesset

The Knesset welcomed three new lawmakers on Monday as the country is just 85 away from its fourth round of elections in less than two ...

Arab MK Kicked Out of Knesset Session After Assailing UAE Officials

Member of Knesset (MK) Mtanes Shihadeh, of the Arab-majority Joint List, was removed from an online meeting of the Israeli Citizens' Fund ...