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  • Response to Ruth Messinger

    August 14, 2015 | 11:30 am

    I have just read the article posted by Ruth Messinger titled “American Jews Must Speak out for Haitians in the Dominican Republic”. It is obvious that Ms. Messinger has never been to the Dominican Republic, knows nothing about the Dominican Republic and is totally ignorant on the...

  • Israel’s Supreme Court upholds limit on family reunifications

    January 12, 2012 | 10:49 am

    Israel’s Supreme Court voted by a narrow margin to uphold a law that prevents Israelis who marry Palestinians from living in Israel.

    The panel of judges late Wednesday evening rejected a lawsuit against the Citizenship Law by a vote of 6 to 5.

    The majority opinion justices wrote in...

  • Hate Israel’s Citizenship Law, accept the Supreme Court decision

    By Shmuel Rosner

    January 12, 2012 | 5:52 am

    It was an important decision and not a trivial one, when Israel’s Supreme Court upheld a law yesterday that prevents most non-Israeli Arabs who marry Israelis from living in Israel. The court was split almost in half: Six justices sided with the majority ruling and five justices...

  • Knesset approves citizenship law

    March 29, 2011 | 11:47 am

    Israel’s Knesset approved a law that would permit revoking citizenship rights of Israelis convicted of terrorism, espionage or treason.

    The law, which passed late Monday night by a vote of 37 to 11, is opposed by many Arab-Israeli groups and Israeli human rights groups on the...