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Report: Arab MKs Pressuring Druze Youth to Dodge IDF Draft

In 2016, a 'History of Palestinian Druze' seminar was hosted by Bladna in the Druze town of Daliyat al-Karmel, which stressed the 'importance of refusing to enlist.'

Minister Levin Attacks Justice Na’or for ‘Illegally’ Keeping Files on Judges

The Justice Ministry believes the President of the Supreme Court never received authorization to possess the database in her computer.

Revenge Served Cold: MK Hazan Bill to Block Speaker’s Presidential Hopes

The fact that the new President is elected by the Knesset creates the possibility that 'the Knesset Speaker's rulings would be influenced by his intention to run for president.'

Ministers Approve Bill Requiring Judea, Samaria Arab Land Petitions to Start in District Courts

The bill would reduce the great burden borne by the Supreme Court in its role as High Court of Justice, for which the justices would surely be grateful.

Bennett to Propose Supermajority to OK Jerusalem Moves

"It is important to make clear, before the start of a diplomatic process, that Jerusalem will never be divided under any circumstance."

Knesset Committee Hears Israel Must Adjust Policy to Comply with US Jews’ Politics

Alon Friedman of the Hillel organization waxed philosophical: 'A Jew is not someone whose grandfather was a Jew but someone whose grandson would be a Jew.'

Bill to Deduct Terrorists’ Pay from Money Transfers to PA Gets Knesset Preliminary Approval

In response to an objection from MK Osama Sa'adi (Joint Arab List) Arab List) that the law reneges on agreements signed between Israel and the PA, MK Stern argued that those agreements also obligate both sides to act to prevent terrorism.

Ministers Approve Bill Deducting Terrorists’ Pay from Palestinian Authority’s Earnings

The pressure to go ahead with the bill came from rightwing Likud members, as well as from Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Habayit Hayehudi) and Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman (Yisrael Beiteinu).

Netanyahu Postpones Bill Blocking Terrorists’ Salaries

Traditionally, security officials have objected to usurping funds that are being transferred to the Palestinian Authority, fearing this would further undermine the status of Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Forget Samaria, Welcome to Eastern Metropolitan Tel Aviv

'The addition of 100,000 housing units in the area from Alfei Menashe to Modi'in Illit has the potential of lowering housing prices, and is a solution for those who want to live in Gush Dan.'

New Legislation Must Include Judea and Samaria

No more second class citizenship for Jewish residents in Judea and Samaria.

One Killed in Kafr Qassem; Arab Sector Declares General Strike

MK Odeh: "The least the police can do now is allow residents to protest as they please without police endangering them and their safety."

MK Smotrich in Ha’aretz Op-Ed: Victory Over the Enemy Is Not Nazism

'The fundamental difference between Israel's right and left is that "the left hides its head in the sand believing that these two aspirations can be reconciled, while I believe that this is not possible.'

Older Is Better: Israeli Left Embracing Seniority in Appointing Supreme Court President

Is it too late to note that President Assad is a big supporter of the seniority system?

Likud MKs Blast Knesset, Court for Tolerating Anti-Israel Incitement

Ohana argued that the fight against incitement must start from within the Knesset itself.

Knesset to Debate Lapid Party’s Illegal Use of Holocaust Survivors’ Data

Yesh Atid used the data for direct mail inquiries sent to the same Holocaust survivors prior to the March 2015 elections.

Mo’ Better Oren Hazan

Shouldn't he be legislating or something?

Knesset Committee Holds Emergency Meeting on BDS Activity in Ben-Gurion University

University President Carmi rejected the accusation that the University was trying to silence a member of its Board of Governors.

Selfieman Strikes Again

MK Oren Hazan (Likud) was joking with the honor guard after the Jerusalem Day ceremony at the Western Wall, May 23, 2017. Hazan took...

Peace Now: Settlement Construction Up 34% in 2016

Peace Now reports remind us of the joke about the Jewish guy reading Der Stürmer in 1936 Berlin.

Smotrich Bill Revokes Tax Exempt of NGOs Advocating IDF Soldiers’ Trials Abroad

'A normal state does not support and finance those who act against it'

Knesset Delegation in Rome Thwarts PA Anti-Israel Proposal

The PA representative, Zuhair Sandouka, attacked Israel, but his speech was cut short by Committee Chairman Renato Soru, an Italian member of the European Parliament.

Arab MK Hunger Strikes in Solidarity with PA Terrorists

Israeli Arab MK Ayman Odeh says he'll fast for the day to express his support for Tanzim terrorist Marwan Barghouti and 700 PA terrorist prisoners.

Kahlon ‘Net Family’ Tax Cut Plan Passes Unanimously

“The Knesset today says in a clear voice to the working citizen that it also knows how to give, not just take."

Israel’s Nationality Bill Passes Preliminary Reading

If passed, the measure will become one of the Basic Laws of the country, with constitutional status.

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