Hundreds gathered opposite the headquarters of the Likud in central Tel Aviv on Tuesday evening, May 11, to rally against the military escalation in Gaza.

Protests in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa and Universities against Deadly Military Escalation in Gaza

Hundreds gathered outside the headquarters of the Likud in central Tel Aviv beginning at 6:30 pm on Tuesday evening, May 11, to rally against the escalation in Gaza and for a political solution to the occupation of the Palestinian territories. The demonstration was organized by Hadash (the Democratic Front for Peace and Equality – the Communist…

Protesters blocked traffic on a section of Route 65 on Saturday, May 8, near the northern city of Umm al-Fahm. Among them are former Hadash MKs Muhammad Barakeh and Youssef Jabareen.

Arabs across Israel Protest J’rsalem Occupation, Palestinian Evictions

Israeli police injured 90 Palestinians on Saturday night, May 8, outside the Damascus Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem, 16 of whom were hospitalized, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent, after protesters hurled bottles and rocks at occupation forces and the police responded with stun grenades and water cannon. Arab-Palestinians protested throughout the country on…

MKs Ayman Odeh (Hadash, left) and Ahmad Tibi (Ta'al, right) during a meeting with MK Yair Lapid, April 19, 2021

5 of 6 Joint List MKs Recommend That Lapid Form Next Government

President Reuven Rivlin announced Wednesday evening, May 5, he has decided to task Yesh Atid leader, MK Yair Lapid, with forming Israel’s next government. Far-right Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s deadline for forming a government expired at midnight, with the country’s longest-serving prime minister having failed again to break more than two years of political deadlock. “It…