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A Knesset without Arab parties?

Allison Deger on

Will there be any Palestinian representatives in the Knesset after the March elections? A new threshhold of 3.25 percent of the vote threatens to exclude the four parties that traditionally represent Arab voters.

Obama’s passivity

Philip Weiss on

Earlier tonight we posted Dimi Reider’s analysis that the Israeli Knesset killed the two-state solution yesterday by passing a law to require a super-majority of the Knesset or a popular referendum to approve any Israeli withdrawal from East Jerusalem, which was to be the capital of the forever-promised Palestinian state. Mitchell Plitnick agrees with Reider, […]