In Israel, an Ugly Tide sweeps over Palestinians

Cook, Jonathann
http://dissidentvoice.org/2016/04/in-israel-an-ugly-tide-sweeps-over-palestinians/

Publisher:  Dissident Voice
Date Written:  25/04/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19324

In Israel's evermore tribal politics, there is no such thing as a "good" Arab -- and the worst failing in a Jew is to be unmasked as an "Arab lover". Or so was the message last week from Isaac Herzog, head of Israel's so-called peace camp.The shock waves of popular anger at the recent indictment of an Israeli army medic, Elor Azaria, on a charge of "negligent homicide" are being felt across Israel's political landscape.