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Descent to Hell: Identity Politics as the gate to Islamic theocracy

Descent to Hell: Identity Politics as the gate to Islamic theocracy

Democratic ideals, social justice and tolerance don’t rule the world anymore. The new ideology – a successor of failed totalitarian ideologies of the past century - governs the soul of the West, and it’s called Identity Politics. Alexander Maistrovoy , 30/12/2018 12:00
It's official: MK Zahalka will not return to the Knesset

It's official: MK Zahalka will not return to the Knesset

Following days of speculation, lawmaker from Arab Joint List faction confirms he will not return to the Knesset.Tzvi Lev, 29/12/2018 22:21
'Without Zoabi, without Zahalka, and hopefully without Balad'

'Without Zoabi, without Zahalka, and hopefully without Balad'

Knesset Speaker welcomes report that two Arab MKs will not serve in the next Knesset. Zoabi denies she isn't running.Elad Benari, 27/12/2018 03:36
MK Zahalka won't be returning to Knesset

MK Zahalka won't be returning to Knesset

MK Jamal Zahalka will not run for next Knesset. MK Miki Zohar responds: 'We're all happy and joyous.'Mordechai Sones, 26/12/2018 12:22
Zahalka bashes Abbas for saying he sees eye-to-eye with Shin Bet

Zahalka bashes Abbas for saying he sees eye-to-eye with Shin Bet

Arab-Israeli MK says it's a 'mortal blow' for Abbas to say that he 'agrees with Shin Bet leader 99% of the time.'Tzvi Lev, 03/09/2018 11:10
Is the Joint List advising the PA?

Is the Joint List advising the PA?

Arab MKs participate in forum in Ramallah that dealt with the diplomatic battle against Israel.Dalit Halevi, 02/08/2018 06:08
Arab MK accuses Likud MK of murder, is barred from Knesset

Arab MK accuses Likud MK of murder, is barred from Knesset

Ethics Committee orders MK Zahalka barred from Knesset for one month as punishment for calling Likud MK a 'murderer.'Hezki Baruch, 18/07/2018 13:50
'Jews and Arabs should be allowed to live anywhere'

'Jews and Arabs should be allowed to live anywhere'

MK Jamal Zahalka argues that Nationality Law "gives superiority to Jews at the expense of Arabs."Hezki Baruch, 11/07/2018 02:08
Arab MK loses cool in Knesset

Arab MK loses cool in Knesset

'Racists and fascists, you only want death,' MK Zahalka says during Muezzin Law debate; MK Yogev: 'You're a terrorist, go to Syria.'Mordechai Sones, 19/06/2018 18:48
Arab MKs skip vote on recognizing gay marriage

Arab MKs skip vote on recognizing gay marriage

MK Zahalka says gay marriage is 'absolutely not' on agenda.Hezki Baruch, 08/06/2018 11:18
Arab MK welcomes cancellation of Argentina soccer game

Arab MK welcomes cancellation of Argentina soccer game

MK Jamal Zahalka urges world to continue pressuring Israel after cancellation of friendly match between Israeli and Argentine teams.Neri Weiss, 06/06/2018 05:09
'This is and will remain a Jewish state'

'This is and will remain a Jewish state'

Knesset rejects bill to remove legal status of institutions such as Jewish Agency, Jewish National Fund.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2018 15:49
Arab MK doesn't regret anti-Israel statements

Arab MK doesn't regret anti-Israel statements

MK Jamal Zahalka responds to petition by MK Forer demanding that he be questioned.Hezki Baruch, 23/05/2018 05:45
Police: Enough evidence for criminal charges against Balad MKs

Police: Enough evidence for criminal charges against Balad MKs

Senior officials in Arab party interrogated over election campaign donations and expenditures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2018 14:19
Arab MK: I'd rather die than sing 'Hatikva'

Arab MK: I'd rather die than sing 'Hatikva'

Israeli-Arab lawmaker says he'd prefer to die rather than sing Israel's national anthem. 'Israel's flag is a worthless rag'.David Rosenberg, 12/12/2017 13:32
PA leader meets with heads of Balad party

PA leader meets with heads of Balad party

PA leader Mahmoud Abbas met with members of the Israeli Arab Balad party to discuss ways to help Palestinians achieve political goals.Dalit Halevi, 21/02/2017 09:19
'Israel is an Arab, Islamic, Palestinian country'

'Israel is an Arab, Islamic, Palestinian country'

Arab MK blasts bill to ban mosque loudspeakers, says people who don't like mosque noise should 'go back to where they came from'.Dalit Halevy, 14/11/2016 07:36
Shaked blasts proposal to recognize Arabs as national minority

Shaked blasts proposal to recognize Arabs as national minority

Justice Minister Shaked (Jewish Home)blasted the proposal by Jamal Zahalka to recognize the Arab minority as a national minority in Israel.Chezky Baruch, 09/11/2016 16:55
Arab MKS Zahalka, Zoabi interrogated by police

Arab MKS Zahalka, Zoabi interrogated by police

Joint Arab List MKs Haneen Zoabi and Jamal Zahalka arrived at police offices Monday for an interrogation over money laundering allegations.Yoel Domb, 10/10/2016 19:09
Arab MK: 'Liberman less dangerous than Yaalon'

Arab MK: 'Liberman less dangerous than Yaalon'

Joint List MK gives backhanded praise to incoming Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, says he is less of a threat than Yaalon.David Rosenberg, 25/05/2016 18:08
Call to investigate MK Zahalka for inciting attack

Call to investigate MK Zahalka for inciting attack

Lavi organization demands police open investigation against Joint List MK for calling on Palestinians to carry out attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2016 10:54
Netanyahu warns of Passover escalation

Netanyahu warns of Passover escalation

Prime Minister lashes out after MK Jamal Zahalka incites further terror attacks, warns despite calm terror could well return.Ari Soffer, 14/04/2016 16:44
Arab MK: Block Jews from Temple Mount by any means

Arab MK: Block Jews from Temple Mount by any means

Zahalka advises continuation of terror war, calling to enlist youth to oppose Jews 'at all costs'; MKs respond: 'blood is on his hands.'Ari Yashar, 14/04/2016 13:25
Arab MK: We are in conflict with the 'occupation'

Arab MK: We are in conflict with the 'occupation'

Ahead of Land Day protests, MK Jamal Zahalka encourages Israeli Arabs to join in and "fight the occupation".Dalit Halevi, 29/03/2016 05:44
Zahalka asks to visit Pres residence, Rivlin: 'No'

Zahalka asks to visit Pres residence, Rivlin: 'No'

President's residence tells Balad head that he is unwanted guest after meeting with, supporting families of terrorists.Nitsan Keidar, 24/02/2016 18:53
Liberman: Punishment to Arab MKs is a 'joke'

Liberman: Punishment to Arab MKs is a 'joke'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says suspension of three Arab MKs who met families of terrorists will not deter them from repeating their actions.Elad Benari, 09/02/2016 05:43
Pro-terror Arab MKs suspended

Pro-terror Arab MKs suspended

Knesset Ethics Committee suspends Joint List MKs Zoabi and Ghattas for four months, Zahalka for two.Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2016 21:12
'Returning bodies right according to Judaism'

'Returning bodies right according to Judaism'

Joint List defends Balad MKs who met with terrorists' families at faction meeting as MK Zahalka stresses their actions were 'legitimate.'Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2016 15:44
Arab party head says Balad may be banned

Arab party head says Balad may be banned

Odeh praises 'worthy' meeting between 3 MKs and terrorists' families, says 'radicals' in Knesset are 'dancing on our blood.'Ari Yashar, 08/02/2016 12:16
Arab MKs win: Terrorists' bodies to be returned

Arab MKs win: Terrorists' bodies to be returned

After Balad MKs meet families of Jerusalem terrorists and promise return of bodies, government concedes to the demand.Ari Yashar, 08/02/2016 11:22
AG orders police to scope out pro-terror Arab MKs

AG orders police to scope out pro-terror Arab MKs

On Netanyahu's orders to examine legal actions, Mandelblit tells police to gather information on meeting with terrorists' families.Hezki Baruch, 07/02/2016 19:00
Netanyahu proposes bill to oust pro-terror MKs

Netanyahu proposes bill to oust pro-terror MKs

After 3 MKs pay comfort visit to families of 'martyr' terrorist murderers, PM proposes bill for 90-MK vote to suspend them.Hezki Baruch, 07/02/2016 17:25
Knesset Speaker: Complain against Arab MKs

Knesset Speaker: Complain against Arab MKs

Edelstein urges citizens to submit complaints to Ethics Commitee against 3 Arab MKs who met with families of terrorist murderers.Hezki Baruch, 05/02/2016 12:48
Bereaved son livid over meeting with terrorists

Bereaved son livid over meeting with terrorists

Micha Avni, son of 76-year-old Richard Lakin, calls for Arab MKs who met terrorists' families to be investigated for incitement.Ido Ben Porat, 05/02/2016 03:13
Netanyahu, Edelstein complain against Arab MKs

Netanyahu, Edelstein complain against Arab MKs

In an unprecedented move, Prime Minister and Knesset Speaker file complaint against Arab MKs who met with family members of terrorists.Ido Ben Porat, 05/02/2016 00:14
Likud, Labor MKs file complaint against Arab MKs

Likud, Labor MKs file complaint against Arab MKs

MKs file joint complaint to Knesset Ethics Committee after 3 Arab MKs visit families of terrorists to 'harm Israel.'Shoshana Miskin, 04/02/2016 22:34
Uproar as Arab MKs meet terrorists' families

Uproar as Arab MKs meet terrorists' families

Netanyahu promises repercussions, Liberman calls to expel 'terrorist' MKs from Israel, while Bennett says 'Arab public better than them.'Hezki Baruch, 04/02/2016 20:06
20,000 Arab citizens rally for Islamic Movement

20,000 Arab citizens rally for Islamic Movement

Top Arab leaders, MKs speak at massive rally against outlawing Hamas-backed radical group, proving poll that 57% back movement.Ari Yashar, 28/11/2015 19:24
How did the Shema end up on Zahlaka's message?

How did the Shema end up on Zahlaka's message?

Hackers appear to have broken into the Arab MK Jamal Zahlaka's voicemail and changed his message - and he can't change it back.Yaakov Levi, 25/10/2015 17:12
Zoabi: 'Hysterical' PM Talks Trash About Me

Zoabi: 'Hysterical' PM Talks Trash About Me

Joint List MK Hanin Zoabi slammed Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for criticizing Arab MKs.Yaakov Levi, 12/10/2015 20:21
MKs Reconvene: Budget and Security Top Priorities

MKs Reconvene: Budget and Security Top Priorities

With the deteriorating security situation at the center of their radars, members of the Knesset are set to convene for their winter session.Moshe Cohen, 12/10/2015 17:01
Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Watch: Nazareth Mayor Slams Arab MK

Nazareth Mayor Ali Salam had it out with the head of the United Arab List, Ayman Odeh, accusing him of “ruining” the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 00:16
New Bill: Fine Arab MKs Who Incite Against Israel

New Bill: Fine Arab MKs Who Incite Against Israel

Likud MK David Bitan plans to introduce legislation that would impose huge fines on MKs who incite to violence.Yaakov Levi, 11/10/2015 16:13
Arab MK Zahalka Tries to Defy Temple Mount Ban

Arab MK Zahalka Tries to Defy Temple Mount Ban

MK Jamal Zahalka didn't wait for Friday to challenge Netanyahu's declaration that no MKs would be allowed on the Temple Mount.Yaakov Levi, 08/10/2015 14:54
Police Summon Arab MK over Temple Mount Fracas

Police Summon Arab MK over Temple Mount Fracas

Police summon Jamal Zahalka for investigation after he was caught on film in verbal assault on officers and Jewish visitors.Hezki Baruch, 30/09/2015 16:39
Likud MK: Ban Radical Arab MK From Temple Mount

Likud MK: Ban Radical Arab MK From Temple Mount

Hazan tells Arutz Sheva the time has come for Zahalka and his inciting friends to be forbidden from holy site - and kicked out of Israel.Hezki Baruch, 30/09/2015 15:38
Edelstein Slams Arab MKs: Go Elsewhere to Incite

Edelstein Slams Arab MKs: Go Elsewhere to Incite

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein speaks to Arutz Sheva about ongoing Arab violence in Jerusalem over Temple Mount.Hezki Baruch, 29/09/2015 22:46
Ariel Demands Arab MKs be Barred from Temple Mount

Ariel Demands Arab MKs be Barred from Temple Mount

Arab MKs are the real ones inciting on the Temple Mount, not Jews, asserts Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel.Cynthia Blank, 29/09/2015 16:25
Minister Denounces Arab MKs' 'Recipe of Hatred'

Minister Denounces Arab MKs' 'Recipe of Hatred'

Joint List MK Jamal Zahalka crossed a red line in harassing the Israel Police, Miri Regev and Avigdor Liberman warn.Hezki Baruch, 29/09/2015 14:04
Liberman Calls to Prosecute Arab MK

Liberman Calls to Prosecute Arab MK

Yisrael Beytenu party leader turns to Attorney General over video of MK Jamal Zahalka joining Islamists cursing Jewish visitors, police.Ari Soffer, 29/09/2015 11:51
Watch: Arab MK Goes Berserk on Temple Mount

Watch: Arab MK Goes Berserk on Temple Mount

MK Jamal Zahalka says 'to hell' with Jewish visitors in rant against police at Judaism's holiest site.Uzi Baruch, 29/09/2015 09:56
Arab MKs Threaten Israel with 'Intifada' on Sukkot

Arab MKs Threaten Israel with 'Intifada' on Sukkot

Arab Israeli leaders and Joint List MKs join Abbas' threat of looming intifada over Israeli 'attacks' on Temple Mount.Shimon Cohen, 24/09/2015 09:00
Watch: Arab MKs Join in Temple Mount Violence

Watch: Arab MKs Join in Temple Mount Violence

What do radical Arab MKs get up to on the Temple Mount? Assaulting police, and harassing Jewish visitors.Ari Soffer, 16/09/2015 21:34
Labor MK Fights Back at 'You Urinate on Us' Rant

Labor MK Fights Back at 'You Urinate on Us' Rant

MK Stav Shaffir says she was targeted for political reasons and not because she is a racist snob who doesn't greet him.Gil Ronen, 08/09/2015 13:35
Arab MK Attacks Labor Party: 'You Urinate on Us'

Arab MK Attacks Labor Party: 'You Urinate on Us'

MK Zahalka surprises plenum with tirade against Labor's Stav Shafir; 'The right-wingers are much better than you!'Gil Ronen, 07/09/2015 14:19
Harsh Punishments for Rock Attacks Approved

Harsh Punishments for Rock Attacks Approved

Arab MKs livid as Knesset plenum passes bill that toughens the punishment handed out to rock throwers.Hezki Baruch, 21/07/2015 01:15
MK Vows to Keep Working Against Israel in Gaza Mag

MK Vows to Keep Working Against Israel in Gaza Mag

MK Jamal Zahalka accuses Israel of suppression for stopping anti-Israel 'freedom flotilla' earlier this week.Dalit Halevi, 03/07/2015 14:50