His "angry response reflects a dangerous approach, which not only objects to the existence of Arab schools in Nazareth Illit but also denies the legitimate existence of Arabs in the city."
"The parents' demand to enable their children to go to school in the city they live in is a basic right, and no city or mayor may deny it."- Advertisement -
"Upper Nazareth's mayor and every Israeli mayor would do well to advance justice and equality among his city's residents."
ACRI's helping Upper Nazareth Arabs. It supports their "protracted struggle to establish an official educational institution in the city."- Advertisement -
ACRI Attorney Ashraf Elias told Gapso and Sa'ar that failure to allow it "constitutes a serious breach" of their "duty to act equally for all of the city's residents and that this infringes on the Arab residents' right to education."
Israeli law and courts affirm it. It doesn't matter when prominent officials spurn what they're obligated to uphold.
On January 22, Israelis vote. A "silenc(ed) Palestinian voice" won't join them, said Gideon Levy .
His age (16) notwithstanding, "he won't be voting in Tuesday's election." Israeli soldiers killed him. They shot him four or more times in his head, back and thigh.