“Christmas is part of the culture of people born in this country,” Odeh said.
KKL-JNF distributed Christmas trees to organizations across Israel on Tuesday.
Joint List leader Ayman Odeh condemned the incident, calling it a "despicable act that attacks the Charismas spirit an the spirit of unity in the Arab society" in Israel.
“But we’re Jewish, so why do we have a Christmas tree?” I recall thinking.
Those looking to grab some Christmas cheer should be aware that only those Christians with Old City residency are eligible to receive a tree.
On Monday, a few days after the placement of the tree, a menorah was added to the display.
One respondent wrote that he wants to kill the Muslim athlete and his family for betraying his faith.