Netanyahu is working to limit free speech in Israel, Labor leader says

14.11.2011                      17.Cheschwan. 5772

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Netanyahu is working to limit free speech in Israel, Labor leader says

In response to cabinet's approval of bill limiting funding to human rights groups, Shelly Yachimovich says PM pushing away from global democracies; Tzipi Livni: Israel should be a country in which everyone can voice his or her opinion.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government has set upon itself to limit free speech and declare war on Israel's judicial system, Labor leader MK Shelly Yachimovich said on Sunday, adding that a wave of recent Likud bills was pushing Israel away from the democratic world.
Yachimovich's comment came after, earlier Sunday, the Ministerial Committee for Legislation approved two bills that would limit foreign funding for Israeli human rights organizations….