Recognition of Palestine: Germany Supports the Far-Right Israeli Government

Die Freiheitsliebe German website interviewed Nimrod Flaschenberg, a leading member of the Communist Party of Israel and Israelis für Frieden (Israelis for Peace) activist in Berlin. Following excerpts from the interview published in The Left Berlin. Nimrod Flaschenberg during a demonstration held in Berlin against the war in Gaza (Photo: The Left Berlin) Recently Norway,…

University Heads Accuses Student Union and Likud of McCarthyistic Incitement in Proposed Law

Universities in Israel are opposing a fascist law initiated by the Student Union that “lethally harms academic independence and freedom of expression” and mandates academic institutions to fire lecturers who speak out in a way perceived as “harming the state,” Describing the proposed legislation as “part of an ongoing incitement and smear campaign of a…

Hadash-Ta’al to Vote Against Draft Law

Hadash-Ta’al MKs announced that they would vote against the Draft Law in order “to topple the destructive Netanyahu far-right government.” Hadash-Ta’al faction chairman MK Ayman Odeh reiterates his opposition to the enlistment law coming up for a vote in the Knesset plenum this evening (Monday), hours after tweeting that he would not “lend a hand…

Peace Activists Gather Against War in Gaza; Tens of Thousands Protest Across Israel

Demonstrators turned up Saturday night, June 8, in Tel Aviv, Beersheba, Ra’anana, Haifa, Caesarea, Karkur, Jerusalem, and other 50 locations around Israel. In Tel Aviv alone, according to organizers, one hundred thousand attended. Earlier with the weekly demonstrations against the far-right government, the Partnership for Peace held a rally in Tel Aviv’s Habima Square calling to “stop…

Far-Right Pressured Knesset Speaker to Cancel Meeting on Palestine, Demonstration in Tel-Aviv

Far-right organization B’Tsalmo appealed to the Knesset Speaker, MK Amir Ohana (Likud) demanding to cancel a meeting scheduled to take place on Tuesday under the title “Conference on Recognition of the State of Palestine.” The event initiator, MK Aida Touma-Sliman (Hadash), said it is an event that “will address the legal and political implications and…