Nation-State Law

Former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz celebrates Tu Bishvat with Hosen L'Israel, 2019.
Gantz to break silence, deliver public address and launch campaign

Sources in Gantz's party said the event was not a press conference, and reporters would not be allowed to ask any questions.

Shaked meeting with Druze leaders on Nation-State law ends in angry shouts

When Shaked said the Nation-State law would not be amended, people started interrupting her and shouted furiously.

Analysis: Did Gantz make a political mistake by breaking his silence?

Gantz would have preferred to stay silent a little longer. There was no great strategy when he spoke for the first time on Monday morning.

 Palestinian flags flutter at a protest against the Nation-State Law in Rabin Square, Tel Aviv
The Nation-State Law: What was our original sin?

True democracy means equal rights and equal duties.

Sheikh Mowafaq Tarif speaking at the meeting of the Board of Governors of the Jewish Agency on Wedne
Druze leader says community pained by Nation-State Law

Jewish Agency board reaffirms principles of Declaration of Independence

U.S. Representative accuses Israel of 'apartheid'

"Friends, the world has a name of that form of government that’s codified in the Nation State Law, and it’s called apartheid.”

Sanders cites Nation-State Law when slamming Trump for authoritarianism

"There’s no question authoritarian leaders around the world have drawn inspiration from the fact that the president of the world’s oldest and most powerful democracy is shattering democratic norms."

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked speaks at Kohelet Conference in Jerusalem, October 9, 2018
Shaked, Levin threaten High Court not to nix Jewish Nation-State Law

Opposition leader Tzipi Livni: Government "has a real problem with equality."

Israeli's march with flags (illustrative)
Jabotinsky would be ashamed of the Nation-State Law

“It is foolish to identify majority rule with the essence of democracy and freedom.... In an ideal state, compromise between majority and minority should be a permanent rule.”

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