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A constitutional crisis for the Jewish State

A constitutional crisis for the Jewish State

Israel as a Jewish State is in mortal, constitutional danger. In fact, Gantz is tearing up Ben Gurion’s Declaration of Independence and declaring it null and void. Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 24/03/2020 14:09
Political theater: Time to level the playing field

Political theater: Time to level the playing field

It’s worse than simply not playing fair. They are dirty. They lie. They cheat. They manipulate. The end always justifies the means. Let's level the field. Meir Jolovitz, 21/11/2019 14:31
The Lord of the Manor and his  dog

The Lord of the Manor and his dog

Though many Jews may be waiting for that proverbial “something” to happen, like in the Lord of the Manor story, with regard to the election stalemate, the conditions are not at all the same. Rev. Anthony Abma, 08/11/2019 15:26
Bennett to Arab MKs: You are blessed to be Israeli

Bennett to Arab MKs: You are blessed to be Israeli

Education Minister slams Arab MKs after bill to remove Jewish character of State voted down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2018 20:21
'Supreme Court forgot this is Jewish State'

'Supreme Court forgot this is Jewish State'

Prof. Diskin calls for overcoming disputes and passing national law. 'Anyone who claims Arabic language had official status simply lies.'Benny Toker, 09/07/2018 22:29
Politicide: The attempted murder of the Jewish state 

Politicide: The attempted murder of the Jewish state 

A review of Arutz Sheva contributor Victor Sharpe's new book - full of facts, not rhetoric, and providing the answers to anti-Zionist academics. Joan Swirsky, 14/03/2018 19:32
Center For Jewish History new CEO holds radical left viewpoints

Center For Jewish History new CEO holds radical left viewpoints

The new CEO of the CJH thinks Israel should no longer exist as a Jewish State. What is he doing in this position? Ronn Torossian, 04/09/2017 14:27
Haaretz columnist: I'm guilty

Haaretz columnist: I'm guilty

Ari Shavit of Haaretz writes that he was the 'nationalist' who first demanded that the Palestinian Arabs recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2016 12:45
Abbas: No to 'Jewish State' in French UN Proposal

Abbas: No to 'Jewish State' in French UN Proposal

Abbas reveals France pushing proposal at UN, but he will only back it if all demands included, such as Arab capital in Jerusalem.Dalit Halevy, 17/06/2015 10:51
NGO: Bus Companies Allow Sabbath Desecration

NGO: Bus Companies Allow Sabbath Desecration

Movement for a Jewish State has filed complaint over mass violations of the regulations against public transportation on Shabbat.Yaakov Levi, 26/03/2015 09:20
Arab League Refuses to Recognize Israel as Jewish

Arab League Refuses to Recognize Israel as Jewish

Categorical rejection of 'Jewish state law' from Arab League ahead of controversial vote; support for PA action against Israel in UN, ICC.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2014 17:39
Shaked: Jewish State Law to Stop High Court Vetoes

Shaked: Jewish State Law to Stop High Court Vetoes

Compromise or no, the Jewish State bill can ensure that critical laws for Israel's security get passed, claims MK Shaked.Benny Toker and Tova Dvorin, 21/11/2014 12:21
PM: 'Israel is the Jewish National Homeland'

PM: 'Israel is the Jewish National Homeland'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu hails Jewish State Law proposal, says 'balance' between Jewish, democratic values is 'obvious.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 16/11/2014 12:54
PLO UK Ambassador Opposes Abbas's Position

PLO UK Ambassador Opposes Abbas's Position

PLO envoy differs with Abbas, calls for recognition of Jewish state, limited 'right of return,' and 'settlement blocs' annexed by Israel.Ari Yashar, 12/06/2014 18:23
Arab MK Asks PA for Help Defeating 'Jewish State'

Arab MK Asks PA for Help Defeating 'Jewish State'

Speaking to Hamas journal, MK calls to turn world opinion against Jewish State Law, warns it would rule that 'Jews have legitimate rights.'Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 27/05/2014 17:33
Netanyahu Promises Talmud Will Be Israeli Law

Netanyahu Promises Talmud Will Be Israeli Law

Netanyahu tells Likud hareidi leader Hebrew calendar will be official calendar of state in new Basic Law, Jewish law basis of legal system.Ari Yashar, 09/05/2014 09:49
'It is Impossible to Have a Bi-National State'

'It is Impossible to Have a Bi-National State'

PM vows to defend 'the right to settle in the Land of Israel' in new Basic Law to make Israel a Jewish nation-state.Tova Dvorin, 04/05/2014 13:02
'I Hope Justice System Doesn't Have Livni's Face'

'I Hope Justice System Doesn't Have Livni's Face'

MK Regev slams Livni for vowing to stop Basic Law defining Israel as Jewish, says Livni 'speaks like left-wing extremist.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 02/05/2014 11:47
PA: Israel as a Jewish State is 'Fantasy'

PA: Israel as a Jewish State is 'Fantasy'

PA stubbornly clings to refusal to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, wildly accuses Israel 'covering up massacres' of Palestinian Arabs.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 18/04/2014 14:10
Arab League Officially Rejects 'Jewish State'

Arab League Officially Rejects 'Jewish State'

Arab League summit backs Abbas in refusing to recognize Israel as Jewish, says Israel responsible for 'tensions in the Middle East'.Ari Yashar, 26/03/2014 16:32
Arab Summit to Back Rejection of 'Jewish state'

Arab Summit to Back Rejection of 'Jewish state'

Kuwait summit expected to stand by Mahmoud Abbas, PA stubbornness in peace talks with Israel.Tova Dvorin and AFP, 25/03/2014 11:31
Arab League Summit Backs PA Stubbornness in Talks

Arab League Summit Backs PA Stubbornness in Talks

Middle East Muslim countries declare refusal to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, as they grapple with regional conflicts.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2014 22:56
Arafat and Recognizing the Jewish State

Arafat and Recognizing the Jewish State

On March 13, John Kerry told Congress that he views Israel’s requirement of recognition as the nation state of the Jewish People “as a mistake.” He added that Yasser Arafat “confirmed that he agreed it would be a Jewish state” in 1988 and in 2004. Amb. Alan Baker, 19/03/2014 10:44
Obama Tells Abbas Risks for Peace are Needed

Obama Tells Abbas Risks for Peace are Needed

'We are going to have to take some tough political decisions and risks if we able to move forward,' Obama told visiting Abbas.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2014 18:58
Kerry Told 'Condemn Terror, Not Jewish State'

Kerry Told 'Condemn Terror, Not Jewish State'

Ministers slam Kerry statement on recognition 'mistake' during rocket barrage, say Washington is living in an 'illusion.'Ari Yashar, 14/03/2014 11:44
Kerry: 'Unprecedented Mistrust' Between Israel, PA

Kerry: 'Unprecedented Mistrust' Between Israel, PA

Despite 'significant' gaps on key issues, US Secretary of State still optimistic on peace deal.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/03/2014 20:51
Fatah: Netanyahu Speech Announces End To Talks

Fatah: Netanyahu Speech Announces End To Talks

Senior Fatah and PLO member criticizes Netanyahu's AIPAC address, takes issue with recognition and security demands.Ari Yashar, 04/03/2014 21:38
'I'm Ready To Accept Palestine, Why Not Israel?'

'I'm Ready To Accept Palestine, Why Not Israel?'

Netanyahu argues PA refusal to recognize Israel as Jewish state is key roadblock in talks, says Kerry's efforts 'only way to peace.'Ari Yashar, 24/02/2014 11:41
US Framework to Demand PA Recognize Jewish State

US Framework to Demand PA Recognize Jewish State

US Ambassador Dan Shapiro declares that PA must recognize Israel under framework agreement - despite their open opposition to it.Tova Dvorin, 21/02/2014 11:09
Official: Abbas Ready for Israel as a Jewish State

Official: Abbas Ready for Israel as a Jewish State

A senior PLO official was quoted as saying that PA chief Mahmoud Abbas was prepared to recognize Israel as a Jewish state.David Lev, 20/02/2014 09:03
Fatah: Israel and Hamas Holding High Level Contact

Fatah: Israel and Hamas Holding High Level Contact

A Fatah spokesperson said that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu himself was in contact with Hamas terrorist leaders.David Lev, 20/02/2014 08:14
Mahmoud Abbas Incites Against 'Settlers'

Mahmoud Abbas Incites Against 'Settlers'

Speaking to Israeli students in Ramallah, PA chief accuses Jews in Judea and Samaria of 'murder', urges leftists to 'stop them'.Ari Soffer, Ramallah, 16/02/2014 15:46
Peres: 'Live Under PA, What Are You Afraid Of?'

Peres: 'Live Under PA, What Are You Afraid Of?'

Peres responds to Bennett-Netanyahu crisis on having Jews live under PA, asks 'what's this fear, they'll kill Jews, today?'Ari Yashar, 29/01/2014 13:06
Netanyahu: Israel Demands Safety, Recognition

Netanyahu: Israel Demands Safety, Recognition

PM speaks about why a PA state must not be armed, and why Israel will continue to demand recognition as the Jewish state.Maayana Miskin, 28/01/2014 21:11
Likud Ministers: Peres 'Shot His Mouth Off Again'

Likud Ministers: Peres 'Shot His Mouth Off Again'

Likud officials reacted sharply to comments by President Shimon Peres that Israel did not need PA recognition as a Jewish stateDavid Lev, 23/01/2014 08:27
Peres: PA Recognizing Jewish State 'Unnecessary'

Peres: PA Recognizing Jewish State 'Unnecessary'

President reportedly opposes Netanyahu's demands for recognition of Israel as Jewish state as the two travel to World Economic Forum.Ari Yashar, 22/01/2014 08:25
'Arab States Will Never Recognize a Jewish State'

'Arab States Will Never Recognize a Jewish State'

PA foreign minister: Arab states told Kerry that they fully support the PA's stand that it will not recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Elad Benari, 14/01/2014 06:08
Netanyahu Clarifies ‘Jewish State’ Demand

Netanyahu Clarifies ‘Jewish State’ Demand

Netanyahu explains why it is vitally important that the PA recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Maayana Miskin, 27/10/2013 14:56
Israel: Jewish, Democratic, or Both?

Israel: Jewish, Democratic, or Both?

Justice Minister Tzippy Livni and Professor Ruth Gavison to seek an answer to an age-old Israeli dilemmaDavid Lev, 13/10/2013 16:40
Netanyahu: The Jews are Home – We’re Not Leaving

Netanyahu: The Jews are Home – We’re Not Leaving

Netanyahu says Israel ready to make ‘painful concessions,’ but demands recognition of Jewish State.Maayana Miskin, 01/10/2013 21:42