Association for Civil Rights in Israel

'A declaration of war on freedom of speech'

Left-wing Israeli NGO defends Arabic network - but Arab states back up Israeli government's claims network promotes anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 8/7/2017, 2:16 PM

Rights group demands Justice Ministry check illegal torture

Civil Rights Association warns of 'heavy suspicion' that Duma arson investigation is breaking law, after lawyers reveal brutal torture.Uzi Baruch, 12/17/2015, 9:23 PM

State holding Jewish youths without trial 'out of laziness'

Meir Ettinger's attorney slams legal system for 'bypass road' without evidence, trial; civil rights activist urges end to draconian tool.Hezki Baruch, 12/15/2015, 6:17 PM

Leftist NGO Demands Municipal Halls for Nakba Film Festival

The ACRI has filed a petition on behalf of Zochrot, demanding that municipal organizations in Haifa provide it space for film festival.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/23/2015, 1:21 PM

Minister Defends Banning Far-Left NGOs from National Service

Agriculture Min. Uri Ariel tells Arutz Sheva NGOs which attack IDF abuse state funding, after ACRI turns to the Attorney General over ban.Avi Haim, 6/24/2015, 8:38 PM

Lawless Arab Neighborhood Petitions Water Shortage

Arab residents of Jerusalem's Shuafat neighborhood claim negligence; water authorities note rampant security risks as cause.Ari Yashar, 3/26/2014, 7:07 PM