Sham Israeli Elections – by Stephen Lendman
On November 6, America’s sham process occurs. On January 22, Israelis face the same Hobson’s choice. Real choice is excluded from both ballots. Democracy is hypocrisy in both countries.
Congress recessed until post-election. Israel’s Knesset just adjourned. On October 16, Haaretz headlined “As Knesset ends term, we should say ‘good riddance,’ ” saying:
It’s Israel’s most anti-democratic one ever. It “brought the tyranny of the majority to new heights.” Hardline extremists ran “roughshod over vulnerable minorities, first and foremost Israeli Arabs, as well as over civil society groups and human rights organizations.”
They targeted free expression and
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