“Jewish State” further threatening all who dare speak up even on Facebook!

27 11 2014

Arresting Palestinians for thought crimes and political dissidence is not new, though the extension of this policy to postings on Facebook and other social media is a new further escalation.   The Israeli government has many times over many years arrested Palestinian journalists, raided international news offices, defamed and even killed activists and journalists.   Even U.N. officials  and foreign dignataries have been barred from Israel  or deported.  Italy to fight anti-Semitism in cyberspace  Now the right-wing Israelis are determined to legally declare Israel a “Jewish State” for the Jewish people only,  as well as to further threaten and repress anyone who dares speak up for basic human rights and freedoms.