The Legal System in Israel: Legalization of Racism
Monday 9 November 2015, 20:00 CREA Amsterdam
Haneen Zoabi is a Palestinian citizen of Israel and a member of the Knesset since 2009. Today she serves as a representative of the Palestinian Joint List. In her parliamentarian work, Zoabi is regularly confronted with issues of racism and structural, institutionalized discrimination against Palestinian citizens of Israel within national legislation.
In her lecture “The Legal System in Israel: Legalization of Racism”, she will analyse the political and legal situation of Palestinian citizens of the state of Israel, as a test case for Israeli apartheid.
This event is organized by Palestine Link: an organization of Palestinians in the Netherlands, and gate48: critical Israelis in the Netherlands.
Ms. Zoabi is in the Netherlands by invitation of the “Platform Stop Racisme en Uitsluiting”. Ms. Zoabi one of the speakers in the commemoration ceremony for the ” Kristallnacht” which will take place in Amsterdam on the 8th of November.