Soldiers of the IDF's Havatzelot training program for intelligence officers at the University of Haifa

“Academia for Equality” Protests Militarization of Israeli Universities

Academia for Equality, an Israeli left-wing organization with a membership of more than 400 university and college lecturers and professors, published the following open letter last week. We are writing on a matter concerning an attack on the principle of academic freedom in Israel. Israeli academia’s institutional collusion and complicity with the Israeli Defense Forces…

MK Yousef Jabareen

Hadash Lawmaker on Election Day: “Democracy, Equality and Peace – These Are the Main Political Issues”

Today, Tuesday, April 9, general elections for the 21st Knesset are being held in Israel. The website Sputnik discussed the elections last weekend with Dr. Yousef Jabareen, currently a member of Knesset from Hadash and a candidate from the Hadash-Ta’al alliance. Sputnik: These are the sixth elections in which Arab-led parties and their candidates have…

Hadash electoral committee meeting last weekend to launch the party's campaign for the upcoming general elections for the 21st Knesset; the red placard held up in the background reads "Opposing Fascism."

Hadash Launches Electoral Campaign for 21st Knesset

Last weekend, Hadash (the Democratic Front for Peace and Equality, the electoral front headed by the Communist Party of Israel) launched its campaign for the upcoming April 9th general elections for the 21st Knesset. Preparatory meetings were held last week in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa and Nazareth. Hadash is part of the Joint List parliamentary…