Arabs, including Druse, make up 20% of the population. However, even as their numbers rise, their representation in government positions does not reflect it – despite government resolutions for affirmative action.
The government is ignoring the Knesset’s legislation pertaining to the representation of Arabs in the civil service
A small group of American Jewish leaders that came to Israel recently is determined to put the issue of Israel's Arab minority higher on the American Jewish agenda.
Why, after 58 years, is Shfar’am considered enemy territory? The legitimization of shooting Arab citizens as a political provocation or to disperse a demonstration stems from their exclusion from the Israeli public and their designation as enemies
Plans for developing the periphery must be unified to include both Jews and Arabs
"The courage of those people is admirable," said Shuli Dichter, co-director of the Association for the Advancement of Civic Equality in Israel (Sikkuy), in reference to four local council heads - Jews and Arabs - from the Wadi Ara area.
Shuli Dichter, Sikkuy’s co-director, shows a map of the Wadi Ara area to a group of residents. The organization is attempting to create a shared regional industrial zone in the area.The relationship between the Jewish and Arab citizens of Israel
World Jewry has the ability to help to achieve equality between Jewish and Arab citizens - even healthy ones - through an equitable allocation of contributions to infrastructures.