Category: Opinion

Why a Former Israeli Military Intelligence Chief Stands With the Druze

Amos Yadlin, third from left, sits with leaders of Israel’s Druze community at a Tel Aviv rally against the controversial nation-state law, Aug. 5, 2018. (Courtesy of Yadlin)

TEL AVIV (JTA) — Israel’s new “nation-state” law, which is widely viewed here as clumsy, unnecessary and unwise, must be amended. That’s why I was proud to join tens of thousands of Israelis on Saturday night in a peaceful, unifying protest led by the Druze…