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The Interior Minister’s call to expel African immigrants, in context

Paul Mutter on

Israel Interior Minister Eli Yishai, speaking at the Ramle Conference on April 15, 2012 Interior Minister Eli Yishai’s most recent remarks on African immigrants, calling for their expulsion and painting all of them (both refugees and migrant workers) as a criminal element in Israeli society, don’t seen to be drawing much censure. Yishai is getting

Right of return: 10s of 1000s of Russian Israelis are working in Moscow, and immigration to Israel is ‘dead,’ says State Department cable

Philip Weiss on

John Mearsheimer likes to point out that the reports that Palestinians will soon outnumber Jews in the lands between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean do not take into account the huge number of Israelis who have already left town– they may outnumber them already. Well, this is a cable from an unnamed State Department