The New York Times is attempting to “diversify” its pages by hiring Bret Stephens, a writer who has used slurs to denigrate Arabs and Africans in his previous writing. He has also argued in favor of colonialism, despite the negative effect it has had in the past on the communities he attacks.
MPs give preliminary approval to define country as ‘national home of Jewish people’ and degrade Arabic from official language status.
Israel's parliament gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a bill defining the country as the "national home of the Jewish people" which downgrades Arabic from official language status. The bill, supported by 48 against 41 of the Knesset's 120 members, seeks to "defend (Israel's) status as a Jewish and democratic state", said Avi Dichter, the