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  • Groups petition Israeli high court to annul Nakba law

    May 5, 2011 | 10:41 am

    Two Israeli human rights groups have petitioned Israel’s Supreme Court to overturn the so-called Nakba Law.

    The law, passed in March, enables the state to fine local communities and other state-funded groups for holding events that mark what the Arab community calls the Nakba, which...

  • NIF changes funding guidelines, but what does it mean?

    September 21, 2010 | 2:45 pm

    When Adalah, an Israeli Arab legal rights group, joined an initiative in 2007 to create an Israeli constitution that would dilute—if not remove—the state’s Jewish character, it unleashed a furor in pro-Israel circles.

    Much of the anger was directed at the New Israel Fund, a...