African refugees protest outside of the Holot detention center which houses thousands of African migrants, refugees and asylum seekers, near Ktsiot in the Negev Desert in southern Israel, Feb. 17, 2014.
Human Rights

Basking in Trump Support, Israel Shuts Its Gates to Refugees and Disagreeable Jews Alike

Many Jews are now banned from entering Israel solely because of their ideological differences with the Israeli government. Ironically included among banned groups is the American Friends Service Committee, recipient of a Nobel Peace Prize for aiding Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi Germany.