Israel Moves to Check Its Artists
Date Written: 05/02/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18719
As a writer/photographer and a tax-paying American citizen, a story in the New York Times about Israel's culture wars made me cringe. It seems the powerful, militarist right in Israel -- so committed to expansion and settlements in the West Bank -- is now trying to suppress ideas among the nation's artistic and literary minds.