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  • In West Bank settlement, the state is legalizing lawlessness

    The state told the High Court of Justice that it has no intention of enforcing demolition orders in the settlement of Ofra 'due to its special condition.' History tells us that if this dangerous precedent is accepted, it won't be the last time this happens. By Yesh Din, written by Yossi Gurvitz If one had to choose a musical theme for this High Court of Justice hearing, it would have to be the famous whistle of "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." If one had to choose a movie theme, he/she should consider settling on tumbleweed rolling in the wind…

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  • Ta'ayush activist and filmmaker targeted in rightist witch-hunt

    Fellow Ta’ayush activist and independent filmmaker Nissim Mossek, who produces reports for the Israel Broadcasting Authority (which operates the country’s national public news station, “Channel One”) was recently made aware of the attempt by an Israeli nonprofit called “The Legal Forum for the Land of Israel” to censor his work due to what they deem to be his "extremist" politics. (The full translation of the letter is below and worth the read. I have translated it to be as loyal to the original text as possible, which is why you will find it to be badly written, inconsistent and poorly…

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