Emmanuel Seitelbach

Emmanuel Seitelbach is a candidate for an MA in Human Security and Peacebuilding at Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC, Canada. He is currently working as an intern at the Palestine-Israel Journal.

Israel: The Prawer-Begin Plan (Part 2/2)

Injustice against Bedouins erodes the democratic character of Israel. This is the last of a two part series. Read part one here. The same lack of sensitivity is responsible for the failure of urbanization of the Negev Bedouins in Israel. Resettlement into townships was done without proper planning for employment infrastructures. As of 2008, about half of the Bedouin population was already living... Continue Reading

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Israel: The Prawer-Begin Plan (Part 1/2)

Injustice against Bedouins erodes the democratic character of Israel. Thisis the first of a two part series. On June 24, 2013, the Prawer-Begin bill regarding the regularization of Bedouin settlements in the Negev passed a vote at the Knesset in the first one of three readings required to become law. This bill addresses the controversial issue of regularizing Bedouin settlements in... Continue Reading

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