Hadash’s Ayman Odeh, Ta’al’s Ahmad Tibi, Balad’s Mtanes Shehadeh, and Ra’am’s Mamsour Abbas, the leaders of the four parties comprising the Joint List, confer outside the Ministry of Finance in Jerusalem, October 2019.

Odeh: Netanyahu’s a “Psychopath” for Targeting Arabs & Leftist Jews

Hadash MK Ayman Odeh, chairman of the Joint List, attacked far-right Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Saturday, November 30, for nurturing an atmosphere of loathing and brutality in Israel’s political space. “The hatred and violence that Netanyahu is fanning is spreading like a wildfire – Arabs, leftist Jews, journalists, the legal system and even members of…

MK Aida Touma-Sliman (Hadash) on Monday, September 9, after the adjournment of the meeting of the Knesset Regulatory committee

Hadash MKs: Camera Bill Defeat, Beginning of End for Netanyahu

The racist bill promoted by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party to place cameras in polling stations was defeated in committee yesterday, Monday, September 9. The controversial bill failed to gain a majority in the Knesset Regulatory committee, leaving the Likud-proposed legislation without an immediate path to become law before the September 17 election. The…

Elections Committee Chair: “Likud Cameras at Polls Will Cause Chaos”

The head of the Central Election Committee, Justice Hanan Melcer, said in a radio interview he gave on Thursday, September 5, that he strongly opposes the far-right Likud party’s bill to allow cameras in and around polling stations during the upcoming elections. On Wednesday, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit informed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the…

Hadash Knesset Member Yousef Jabareen at MEMO’s conference in London on April 27, 2019

Amnesty: Discriminatory Measures Undermine Arab Reps in Knesset

Arab-Palestinians elected to Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, are being targeted by discriminatory regulations and legislation that undermine their ability to represent and defend the rights of the Palestinian minority population in Israel; Amnesty International said in a new briefing published Wednesday, ahead of upcoming Israeli elections on September 17. MK Yousef Jabareen (Hadash), a candidate of…