Jan 24th, 2013
A female Ethiopian Jew, Pnina Tamano-Shata, was elected to Knesset yesterday as number 14 on the Yesh Atid Knesset list. She is the first Ethiopian woman to be elected to serve in the Knesset. Pnina Tamano-Shata First Female Ethiopian Jew Elected To Knesset Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com A fem...
Nov 4th, 2012
By: Uri Avnery TO A foreigner, like myself, the US election system looks cockeyed. The president is elected by an “electoral college”, which does not necessarily reflect the will of the people. This system, rooted in the realities of the 18th century, has no connection with the conditions of today. I...
In East Africa
May 24th, 2012
Violence breaks out after inflammatory speeches as protesters join politicians to demonstrate against rising Israeli immigration Dozens of African asylum seekers were injured as race riots broke out in Tel Aviv on Wednesday night. Thousands of protesters joined politicians to protest against the arri...