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  1. Plans for new French immigrant housing in West Bank settlements to be reviewed MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... French immigrants in West Bank settlements during the election period. It is holding the hearing at the request of Meretz party head Zahava Gal-On, who asked it on Tuesday to issue an injunction against such activity by the Housing Ministry. In the ...

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  2. Minister plans to house French immigrants in settlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Ynetnews

    ... immigrants to the territories, and asked the council to immediately locate settlements that could be expanded. Meretz Chairwoman Zehava Gal-On announced in response that she would involve Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein and the chairman of the ...

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  3. Zionist Polls Open: Who's Running, How to VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Forward

    ... of the Ameinu Labor Zionist organization and its Habonim youth movement, Partners for Progressive Israel (formerly Meretz USA) and its Hashomer Hatzair youth movement, together with J Street, the New Israel Fund, Americans for Peace Now, Open Hillel ...

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  4. 'Zionism is over, Israel at critical juncture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Ynetnews

    ... respect to the exclusion of women in Arab society, the so-called honor killings and the rise in polygamy? "Only if Meretz lets go of its Zionist dream. The biggest injustice in the State of Israel is the civil injustice vis-A -vis Jews and Arabs, ...

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  5. Far Left to Petition Against Plan to Bring French Jews to JudeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Meretz Chairman MK Zahava Gal-On intends to petition the Attorney General to stop plans from Minister of Construction Uri Ariel to house immigrants from France in Judea and Samaria. Ariel sent a letter asking the Yesha Council where the flow of immigrants from France could settle, as France reels from a string of anti-Semitic attacks.

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  6. The British Mandate hasn't (quite) endedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Jerusalem Post

    Take up the White Man's burden Send forth the best ye breed Go send your sons to exile To serve your captives' need To wait in heavy harness On fluttered folk and wild Your new-caught, sullen peoples, Half devil and half child" "The White Man's Burden," by Rudyard Kipling It's not entirely clear whether Rudyard Kipling was critical of white supremacist ideology or enthusiastically supportive of it. What is clear, however, is that his iconic poem "The White Man's Burden" is reflective of the widespread belief among Western colonial powers that they were God's gift to the developing world.

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  7. New charges brought against Arab-Jewish school vandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... those who disturb order cannot take the law into their own hands to disrupt the routine of our lives." A number of Meretz representatives contended that the incident was directly related to the controversial "Jewish state" bill, which would define ...

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  8. Inside Israel, 11:34 AM'Leftists have Forgotten What Zionism Is'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    MK Shuli Muallem told Arutz Sheva Tuesday that she is shocked by leftist criticism of the Israeli leaderships' recent calls to French Jews to make aliyah, following the attack on a Jewish supermarket. She was reacting to statements by MK Nitzan Horowitz and reform rabbi Gilad Kariv.

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  9. Akiva's Israel Election Primer-Part 3, Rightist Explosions #IsraElexRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Mystical Paths

    ... or not to have primaries, and if so their own primary rules as well as when, where, and eligibility to vote. The Meretz primary was an open one a few weeks ago. The Likud primary was semi-open, with reserved slots controlled by the party head and ...

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  10. the column | Time to stop whining and start votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... a grouping of progressive organizations that includes the New Israel Fund, J Street, and Israel's Labor and Meretz parties. Voting is important for American Jews because we have a lot of clout in the Congress. We send 145 delegates out of a total of ...

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  11. Bennett: No secret Bayit Yehudi opposes gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Jerusalem Post

    ... in their personal lives and in the public character of the country. We will not let you destroy that," he added. Meretz leader Zehava Gal-On wrote on Facebook that the should be watched an empty stomach, presumably to avoid vomiting. Gal-On added ...

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  12. Attorney general to examine Bank Leumi tax evasion scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Times of Israel

    ... to protect the state, which owns a 6% stake in Leumi, from having to pay any portion of the fine to the US. Meretz chairwoman Zehava Galon praised Weinstein's decision, saying that the investigations "let Israel's financial elite know that the ...

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  13. Inside Israel, 6:06 PMRabbis' Forum Tackles Family Values LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... of same-sex couples , making family courts the default venue for hearing divorce cases, and even a bill proposed by Meretz to remove any mention of a person's sex in ID cards, which the brochure says is part of an ideology of tearing down the ...

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  14. Akiva's Israel Election Primer-Part 1, What Is This Mess? #IsraElexRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Mystical Paths

    Jews moving to live in Israel usually find Israeli politics incomprehensible. With these primers, I'll attempt to simply what's going on within Israeli elections - if that's possible.

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  15. Inside Israel, 9:36 AMPoll Shows Kulanu, Yisrael Beytenu PlummetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... is given five seats in the poll, while Eli Yishai's Yachad - Ha'am Itanu party gets four. The radical leftist party Meretz gets six, United Arab List receives five as does Hadash, while Balad doesn't pass the threshold, although the three Arab ...

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  16. Grapevine: Tit for tatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Jerusalem Post

    ... members from the extreme Right to the extreme Left, including Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir (Yisrael Beytenu), Meretz leader Zehava Gal-on, Labor MKs Shelly Yacimovich and Avishay Braverman, Meretz's Tamar Zandberg, Yesh Atid's Aliza Lavie, ...

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  17. Electoral reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Jerusalem Post

    ... The reasoning behind the proposal, which has been raised in the past, is that voters vacillating between, say, Meretz and Labor, or between the Likud and Bayit Yehudi, will be more likely to choose Labor or the Likud, respectively. Even if this were ...

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  18. Inside Israel, 1:08 PMMK David Rotem Quits Yisrael BeytenuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rotem, a Bnei Brak and Jerusalem native, served as a legal advisor to the Yesha Council and number of other regional councils in the nineties and early 2000s, and as a professor of constitutional law at Bar Ilan University, before serving in the 17th, 18th, and 19th Knessets. He first entered the Knesset under Yisrael Beytenu as a member of the seventeenth Knesset on January 16, 2007 with the death of Yuri Shtern.

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  19. Left Fires Back at NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... them are important security challenges, that Netanyahu and the Likud completely failed in dealing with," she added. Meretz chairwoman Zehava Galon said that Netanyahu "failed in a unity government with Labor, in a government with Yesh Atid, in a ...

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  20. Israel's Lone Gay MP Announces His Departure From PoliticsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Towleroad

    ... rights for my beloved gay community." Before being elected to the Knesset in 2009 as a member of the left-wing Meretz party, Horowitz worked as a vocal civil rights activist and an award-winning journalist. During his time in office Horowitz served ...

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