Politics and its Discontents: Israel To Deport 60,000 ‘Social Irritants’

Describing them as “a social irritant and a threat to the Jewish character of the state,” Israel is set to deport 60,000 African migrant workers, or, as they are being labelled, ‘infiltrators,’ all of whom were technically working illegally. Despite its collective historical experience with racial profiling, the state apparently sees no tragic irony in ...