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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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