Slippery Slope

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Archive for April 1st, 2012

Internal Security: April 1, 2012

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Ovadia and Ester Yosef, both of them police officers, were involved in the stabbing of a business competitor. Although security cameras documented their involvement, they were not indicted for their actions.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:52 pm

Settlers and Settlements: April 1, 2012

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Settlers from the settlement of Bat-Ayin, threw stones at Palestinians who were plowing a field nearby.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:47 pm

Closed Society: April 1, 2012

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Nazem Abu-Salim Scaffa, who is the Imam for the Shihab al-Din mosque in Nazareth, was convicted in the Nazareth Magistrate Court on accounts of violence incitement, terrorism and supporting a terrorist organization.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:44 pm

Economy and Society: April 1, 2012

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A study done by the Center for International Immigration and Integration of the JDC, said that migrant laborers in Israel had paid far more brokerage fees than currently allowed by the law.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:35 pm

Settlers and Settlements: April 1, 2012

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Mifal HaPayis (National lottery of Israel) has sponsored an event calling to re-establish the settlement of Homesh.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:24 pm

Closed Society: April 1, 2012

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Arab students in the University of Haifa have complained to the Council for Higher Education, claiming that the institution is discriminating against them during the admission process.

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April 1st, 2012 at 10:18 pm