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Criminalizing Dissent in Israel
Israel is a rogue police state.
by Stephen Lendman
Netanyahu's government is its most extremist ever. Fundamental freedoms are threatened.
Repressive Knesset bills target speech, assembly, association, and the right to dissent.
An earlier Haaretz editorial headlined "Free press in Israel is in danger." It said Israeli democracy has been imperiled for years.
Netanyahu's government assails it relentlessly. Knesset legislation threatens press freedom. Dissent more than ever isn't tolerated.
On June 20, the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI)headlined "The Case of Muhammad Amirah and the Criminalization of Protest in the West Bank," saying: