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Closed Society: March 5, 2012

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Arab laborers are barred from entering the settlement of Ma’ale Levona in the Binyamin region of the West Bank, even though the restriction harms infrastructure work the local council is interested in conducting in the settlement.

(Hebrew - Hakol Hayehudi)

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March 5th, 2012 at 9:42 pm

Closed Society: February 29, 2012

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Slogans against the employment of Arab laborers were spray-painted on the walls of a construction site in Haifa.  In addition, “Price Tag” slogans were spray-painted on the vehicle of an Arab contractor who works in the city.

(Hebrew)

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February 29th, 2012 at 5:27 pm

Closed Society: February 20, 2012

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Dozens of signs calling for a boycott of Arab laborers and displaying an image of an Arab with blood on his hand were posted in the settlement of Yad Binyamin.

(Hebrew)

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February 20th, 2012 at 9:13 pm

Closed Society: January 30, 2012

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Jews distributed pamphlets encouraging the employment of Jewish laborers over Arabs in the settlement Alon Shvut in the Gush Etzion area of the West Bank.

(Hebrew)

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January 30th, 2012 at 11:21 am

Closed Society: November 20,2011

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Four youths have been arrested on suspicion of forming a conspiracy to commit a misdemeanor after walking through Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem and asking shop owners if they employ only Jewish workers.  According to the Honenu association the police refused to state which misdemeanor they were planning to commit.

(Hebrew)

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November 20th, 2011 at 9:20 pm