VIDEO: Institutionalised Racism In Israel
While the Israeli state claims to espouse multiculturalism and diversity, it oppresses not just the Palestinian population, but also other people of colour within its borders.
What is interesting is that Ethiopian Jews came to Israel to be accepted as citizens.
This short film shows how the Israeli state has persecuted the Ethiopian Jewish community. In the first part of the film it shows how Israel treats asylum seekers.
It is not good.
The right wing of the Labour Party is regularly screaming accusations of anti-Semitism towards real socialists.
Perhaps they should watch this short film.
The institutionalised racism that exists in Israel does not just apply to the Palestinian population.
If it is anti-Semitic to critique a government that breaks international law and commits crimes against humanity, well I guess we should redefine the meaning of anti-Semitism in the dictionary.
But of course we know this is just a façade
A smoke-screen to cover up the crimes of Israel.
Jews throughout the world are proud of their heritage and culture but still speak out against the Israeli state.
Justice for Palestine.
The world will not remain silent.
A great documentary by Abby Martin from The Empire Files.
Well worth viewing and sharing.
In another clip from the Empire Files, Israelis speak candidly to Abby Martin about Palestinians. On the streets of Jerusalem, she interviews Jewish Israeli citizens from all walks of life. In several candid interviews, disturbing comments reveal commonly-held views about Palestinians and their future in the region.
Israeli-born human rights activist and anti-Zionist, Ronnie Barkan, explains why these attitudes dominate Israeli society.
In this must-read article, an Israeli human rights group condemns its own government.