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Israeli City Illegally Blocking Children of Asylum Seekers From Its Schools

Date: 31.1.21 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

The city of Lod has illegally refused to allow the children of asylum seekers living in the city to study in local schools, at the direction of Mayor Yair Revivo, Haaretz has learned.

School Integration in Tel Aviv Worked, So Why Has the City Opted for Segregation?

Date: 20.12.20 Source: Haaretz, Leah Miller-Forstadt

In the investigative story by Lee Yaron (“’The Integration Failed’”: Tel Aviv is segregating foreign kids at school”), the shame of the policy of segregated educa

‘The Integration Failed’: Tel Aviv Is Segregating Foreign Kids at School

Date: 18.12.20 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

It was an ordinary winter day in Tel Aviv, but in a small apartment on Ha’Aliyah street there was great excitement.

Hundreds of Tel Aviv Parents Demand That Asylum Seeker Kids Be Integrated at School

Date: 18.12.20 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

Around 600 Tel Aviv parents have written to Mayor Ron Huldai to protest the segregation of children of asylum seekers and migrant workers in the city’s schools, after Haaretz reported on the issue Thursday.

Why Is Pluralist, Liberal Tel Aviv Segregating Foreign Children at School?

Date: 18.12.20 Source: Haaretz, Editorial

Following Petah Tikva, Eilat and Netanya, it now turns out that even Tel Aviv – the enlightened, pluralist, liberal city – separates the children of asylum seekers and migrant workers from Israeli children at school.

In Tel Aviv, Out of All Places, Schools Are Still Segregated

Date: 23.11.20 Source: Haaretz, Dov Khenin

On Sunday morning, at the beginning of the school week, children arriving at the Keshet and Gvanim elementary schools in Tel Aviv found racist graffiti awaiting them. It was an act of hatred aimed directly at their eyes.

Tel Aviv Suburb to Enroll Children of Asylum Seekers in School After Prolonged Legal Battle

Date: 20.11.20 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

The Tel Aviv suburb of Petah Tikva told court on Thursday it will allow asylum seekers to register their children for municipal schools, after stonewalling them for years.


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