Home Tags Ethiopian Jewish

Tag: Ethiopian Jewish

Israel: Ethiopian Jews Clash With Police At Anti-Racism Rally

5
AFRICANGLOBE - Israeli riot police have fired stun grenades and water cannon on thousands of ethnic Ethiopian Jewish citizens in an attempt to clear one of the most violent protests in memory in the heart of Tel Aviv. The protesters, Israeli Jews of Ethiopian origin, were demonstrating on Sunday against what they said was police racism and brutality after a video clip emerged last week showing policemen shoving and punching a Black soldier.

Ethiopian Jews March Against Israeli Racism

1
Activists from the Ethiopian immigrant community and others reacted with fury Wednesday over comments by Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver that these olim should be “thankful” for what they have received from the State of Israel. Speaking at an emergency session of the Knesset Committee for Aliya, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs, which was called in light of reports of blatant racism among individuals who refuse to sell or rent their homes to Ethiopian Israelis, Landver said the country had done “everything possible to absorb” Ethiopian immigrants.
81,623FansLike
2,433FollowersFollow
3,316FollowersFollow

TRENDING ARTICLES