protest Israel's attack on Gaza, despite a police decision to revoke the demonstration's permit, Rabin Square, Tel Aviv, July 9, 2014 (Photo: Activestills)

Kav LaOved helped hundreds of workers during deadly Operation Protective Edge

Kav LaOved handled dozens of inquiries by workers in the south of Israel during the combat through email, the hotline, office hours, and social media. During deadly Operation Protective Edge, Kav LaOved, representing a number of organizations, continually updated information and questions and answers through the social media that Kav LaOved manages in various languages…

Waleldin at a protest for refugee rights at Tel-Aviv University (Photo: Danielle Shitrit)

Hate crimes against refugees in Israel go unabated

Hate crimes against asylum-seekers rarely receive media coverage or public attention in Israel, but they continue unabated and most of the perpetrators are never brought to justice. The victims are afraid of filing complaints with the police or feel that there is no point in doing so, and policemen at times belittle the victims. In…