Far-Right Gov’t Plans to Limit Al-Aqsa Mosque Access on Ramadan

Far-right Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sided on Sunday, February 19, with racist National Security Minister Itamar Ben Gvir, endorsing restrictions on Muslims, among them Arab-Palestinians citizens of Israel, access to Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem during Ramadan. Israeli occupation forces raid at Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem, April 15, 2022 (Photo: Activestills) The reports said the…

Bill Allowing Far-Right Gov’t to Deport Relatives of ‘Terrorists’ Passes Preliminary Reading

A bill allowing the government to deport relatives of convicted Palestinian “terrorists” passes last Tuesday, February 6, a preliminary reading 17-6 in the Knesset plenum. The bill, sponsored by MK Almog Cohen of the racist Otzma Yehudit party, allows the interior minister to order the deportation of family members who either had advance knowledge of…

Israelis Rally Against Netanyahu’s Far-Right Govt for 39th Week Straight

Hundred thousand of Israelis rallied nationwide on Saturday night against the far-right government for the 39th week, after Yom Kippur saw the country’s religious-secular divide bitterly exposed at a public prayer service in Tel Aviv. Demonstrations were held across approximately 100 locations throughout the country, organizers said. Protesters in Tel Aviv blocked off the Ayalon…

Six Months of Protest Against Far-Right Govt, Turnout Rises and Several Arrested

Hundreds of thousands of people protested Saturday evening around the country for the 26th week, with most of the speakers at these demonstrations invoking the “reasonableness standard,” a clause that gives the Supreme Court the power to block far-right government decisions that it finds unreasonable. Protest leaders announced that protests would be intensifying this week. A…

Far-Right Govt’ Passes Controversial Pro-Settler Budget

The far-right Israeli government has passed in the early hours of Wednesday a new two-year budget that solidifies the ruling coalition’s religious, pro-settlement agenda, as thousands of protesters demonstrated against the spending package outside the parliament building. The 2023 and 2024 budgets passed with a 64-56 vote – stalled by debates overnight and following weeks…

Communist Party of Israel: Far-Right Gov’t Aggressive Policy Will Only Increase.

The regime coup advanced by the Netanyahu government will obliterate all democratic space still left in Israel and solidify Israel’s status as a right-wing dictatorship. By eliminating the independent judiciary in general and removing the supreme court’s power in particular, the government will be able to institutionalize apartheid, attack groups within Israel such as Palestinians…