The press conference at Balad party headquarters in Nazareth, on Sunday, September 18

20 Balad Party Members Held in Probe of Alleged Funding Cover-Up

Chairman of Balad (The National Democratic Assembly), MK Jamal Zahalka, on rejected on Sunday, September 18, as false allegations that senior party officials had systematically and illegally transferred millions of shekels into the party’s accounts. MK Zahalka called the police investigation, which began a few months ago and was made public on Sunday, “part of…

CPI picket protesting the plague of deaths in the building sector, Nazareth, Saturday September 9

Victims of the Market: For Contractors, Lives of Construction Workers Have Little Value

The collapse of the Ramat HaHayal parking garage on Monday, September 5, claimed the lives of five and injured another 23. The makeup of those killed represents the mass of construction workers in recent years – Palestinians from the territories, Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel, immigrants from the former Soviet Union and migrant workers. Since…