Israeli society is starting to normalize hatred against Arabs. Extremists’ remarks do not shock people anymore.
The indictment was submitted by the State Attorney’s Jerusalem District with the approval of the attorney-general.
Miki Zohar says state needs to change the mentality of Arab society when it comes to treatment of women.
The prosecution collected numerous remarks made by Bentzi Gopstein on social media, in which he called for violence, incited for racism.
The outspoken leader of the anti-assimilation organization is no stranger to controversy.
Israel’s Education Ministry, headed by Naftali Bennett, targeted her novel in response to high school teachers who began including it on their lists of required reading.
They have also requested to criminalize the organization.
Police deny report of not intervening in Lehava assault that led to one victim hospitalized.
Lehava propagates the racist ideology of the late Jewish Defense League founder Meir Kahane, who was assassinated in New York City in 1990.
Lehava claims Christmas tree decorating event at YMCA targeted Jewish children.