Israeli Legal System
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AIPAC: Israel's U.S. Spy Den: Against The Current vol. 113
The socialist Left must remain clear in its avoidance of a conspiratorial view of history. The entire U.S. political spectrum in the aftermath of the 2000 election, and especially since 9/11, has bee...
Blau-Kamm case exposes the dark underbelly of Israel's security state
In a properly democratic country, Kamm would have an honorable defence against the charges, of being a whistle-blower rather than a spy, and Blau would be winning journalism prizes not huddling away i...
Connexions Digest: Issue 50 - December 1989 - A Social Change Sourcebook
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The court does not sympathize: The moral depravity of the Israeli legal system
Elhanan, Nurit Peled
The blood of Palestinians is cheap in this country. No one has ever been punished for killing Palestinians' children, adults, newborns, old people. The murderers are all walking among us, free and hap...
Crayons of Askalan
In 1975, at the age of fifteen, Palestinian artist Zuhdi Al Adaw is sentenced and confined in the high security prison of Askalan, Israel for fifteen years. With the help of his fellow prisoners and t...
The Death of Democracy: Israel's Flood of Anti-Democratic Laws
Cook, William A.
Democracy is dying in both Israel and the United States, and much of the world is turning away in revulsion.
Diaspora Jews Must Speak Out: Law in the Service of Discrimination
No democracy, in today’s world, should have the “right” to speak for persons who are not its citizens, live thousands of miles away, and have not given their direct consent to be spoken for or “repres...
False Prophets of Peace: Liberal Zionism and the Struggle for Palestine
Honig-Parnass unearths the central role played by the Israeli Left in laying the foundation for the colonial settler project and its campaign of dispossession.
Globalizing Gaza: How Israel Undermines International Law Through "Lawfare"
At the same time as it engages in repeated massive military assaults on a primarily civilian popuation in Gaza, Israel is also engaged in an ongoing assault on international humanitarian law by a high...
Incarcerated Inside Israel: Palestinians Tortured and Isolated
Detention without trial, the presumption of guilt, denial of family visits, solitary confinement, torture, violent interrogation, and denial of access to appropriate health care, such is the Israeli j...
Israeli activists 'thought it nice' to hold BBQ near Palestinian hunger strikers
In the face of increasing human rights abuses being committed towards Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, an Israeli right-wing group mocked the Palestinian mass hunger strike by hosting a BBQ out...
Israeli journalist Anat Kam under secret house arrest since December
An Israeli journalist has been under secret house arrest since December on charges that she leaked highly sensitive, classified military documents which suggest the Israeli military breached a court o...
Israeli Police Impunity
Israeli police expect, and usually receive, impunity for using violence against Palestinians.
Israeli Property Theft is Nothing New: Is the Custodian of Absentee Property Awaiting the Absentees?
Israel's new 'attack on freedom of speech'
The Israeli government and its right-wing supporters have been waging a 'McCarthyite' campaign against human-rights groups.
The Lessons of Lebanon: Against The Current vol. 124
So what has happened to the Israeli army? This question is now being raised not only around the world, but also in Israel itself. Clearly, there is a huge gap between the army's boastful arrogance, on...
Occupation, Colonialism, Apartheid?: A re-assessment of Israel's practicies in the occupied Palestinian territories under international law
The Middle East Project, Democracy and Governance Program
A study of the Israel-Palestine situation from the standpoint of international law.
The Other Israel: The Radical Case Against Zionism
Bober, Ari (ed.)
A collective effort by a small group of Arab and Jewish citizens of Israel to penetrate the dense net of illusion and myth that dominates the thinking and feeling of most Israelis and, at the same tim...
Our Way to Fight: Peace-work under siege in Israel-Palestine
Documents the lives and work of grassroots peace activists, Israelis and Palestinians fighting for justice and human rights on both sides of the wall. The book also explore events that stirred people ...
Videos Challenge Israeli Police Account of Shootings
It has been called the "smartphone intifada". After a sharp escalation in violence between Palestinians and Israelis in recent weeks, shocking scenes captured on video have spread across social media.
West Bank land belongs to Jews says Israeli judge
Major Adrian Agassi is a senior Israeli judge who first served in the legal department that oversaw the confiscation of land in the West Bank to build Jewish settlements and was then appointed to the ...
Why There Are No 'Israelis' in the Jewish State
A group of Jews and Arabs are fighting in the Israeli courts to be recognised as 'Israelis,' a nationality currently denied them, in a case that officials fear may threaten the country's self-declared...
Hunger strike threatens health of Palestinian journalist in Israeli jail
Sources News Release
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Palestinian Journalists' syndicate (PJS) are deeply concerned over the health of a Palestinian journalist who has been on hunger...
IFJ Condemns Deportation Move against US Journalist in Israel
Sources News Release
The International Federation of Journalists today called on Israeli authorities to revoke the deportation order served on American journalist and chief English editor of Ma'an news agency, Jared Malsi...
Israeli media forbidden to report case widely covered internationally
Sources News Release
Reporters Without Borders condemns an absurd court-ordered ban on Israeli media coverage of the case of Anat Kam, an online journalist and former soldier accused of leaking classified military informa...