Tagged: Elections

Israel’s Groundhog Day: Hold Elections. Call Another Vote. Repeat News & Analysis
Daniel Estrin and Larry Kaplow, NPR

Israel’s Groundhog Day: Hold Elections. Call Another Vote. Repeat

Netanyahu is Israel's longest-serving prime minister ever. He's been in office for ten years and now he's trying to stay there. How? By spewing racist and violent language targeting Palestinians, their land, and their right to live.

on March 2, 2020
Finally, Somebody Dares to Hit Back at AIPAC News & Analysis
Yoana Gonen, Haaretz

Finally, Somebody Dares to Hit Back at AIPAC

AIPAC spends tens of millions of dollars promoting a right-wing agenda. Bernie was entirely justified when he announced he would not appear at AIPAC's annual conference because the organization provides a platform for those who oppose Palestinian rights.

on March 2, 2020
A growing number of Jews are voting for Arabs in Israel News & Analysis
Kfar Saba, the Economist

A growing number of Jews are voting for Arabs in Israel

"After decades representing insular parties on the periphery of Israeli politics, Arab politicians have entered the mainstream. The Joint List is the country’s third largest bloc. It is courting the Jewish vote ahead of parliamentary elections.."

on March 2, 2020
Meet the Candidates of Israel’s 2020 Elections Infographics

Meet the Candidates of Israel’s 2020 Elections

Netanyahu will entrench Israeli apartheid. Gantz is proud of killing Palestinians. And Bennett and Lieberman are busy with racist incitement. These are some of the candidates in Israel’s elections tomorrow.

on March 2, 2020
Who Can Vote In Israeli Elections? Infographics

Who Can Vote In Israeli Elections?

Israeli elections are today. Israeli election season exposes what Israeli apartheid looks like. Millions of Palestinians who live under Israeli occupation cannot vote for the government that rules them.

on March 2, 2020
Meet the foreign policy teams shaping the Democratic Party’s views on Israel News & Analysis
Alex Kane, +972 Magazine

Meet the foreign policy teams shaping the Democratic Party’s views on Israel

Ever wondered who exactly is advising the leading Democratic candidates on foreign policy? Here’s an in-depth look at what these candidates' foreign policy advisors think about Israel and Palestine.

on February 25, 2020
Sanders says AIPAC gives platform to ‘express bigotry,’ won’t go to conference News & Analysis
Eric, Cortellessa, Times of Israel

Sanders says AIPAC gives platform to ‘express bigotry,’ won’t go to conference

Bernie Sanders is expected to be the Democratic pick to face Trump in the 2020 race for office. And yesterday he made it clear he won't stand for bigotry targeting Palestinians.

on February 24, 2020
Bloomberg once accused BDS supporters of wanting Israelis to be ‘massacred’ News & Analysis
Michael Arria, Mondoweiss

Bloomberg once accused BDS supporters of wanting Israelis to be ‘massacred’

For years, Michael Bloomberg has been a staunch supporter of Israel. In 2014, he defended Israel's bombing of a UN school in occupied Gaza. Later, he slandered and attacked BDS supporters in New York City, where he served as mayor for twelve years.

on February 18, 2020
Sheldon Adelson to donate $100m to Trump and Republicans, fundraisers say News & Analysis
Peter Stone, the Guardian

Sheldon Adelson to donate $100m to Trump and Republicans, fundraisers say

Billionaire and staunch supporter of all things Israel, casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson is expected to donate 100 million to reelect Trump and other conservative republican politicians. What else does Adelson fund? Silencing free speech on college campuses.

on February 11, 2020
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