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The man who would not sing the national anthem

Arab justice’s ‘Hatikva’ silence was a song of protest The refusal of Justice Salim Joubran, the first Arab to win a permanent appointment to the Supreme Court, to sing ‘Hatikva’ was an instructive lesson in Israeli democracy. By Gideon Levy, Ha’aretz 01.03.12 It was so moving on Tuesday at the President’s Residence and so stately; […]

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The anthem of Nabi Saleh: “Release our prisoners or arrest us all”

Palestine’s Prisoners – Worldwide Event | Pictures | Topic | Category 15 October 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank The Friday demonstration in Nabi Saleh celebrated the release of three long term prisoners but protested the continued imprisonment of the remaining 5,000. A demonstrator stands his ground as the Israeli military fires tear gas […]

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