Reuven Rivlin Sees ‘Hypocrisy’ in Arab Draft
|Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin
Hillel Schenker sent me a link on my cousin Ruvy. A good position:
Rivlin said that Arab-Israeli communities face budget discrimination, and before Arabs enter a draft, the Knesset must pass laws ensuring full equality for all of Israel’s citizens.
The Times of Israel reported that Rivlin called instead for a separate government administration to draft Arabs into civilian national service. Yisrael Beiteinu, a right-wing nationalist party, recently introduced a bill to draft Arabs at age 18. …