Tag: Noam Gur


Israeli ‘Refuseniks’ Reject Anti-Arab Bias

Noam Gur, an 18-year-old Israeli who refuses to serve in the military because of its mistreatment of the Palestinians.

Many admirers of Judaic traditions, including the commitments to independent thought and social justice, have wondered why the Israeli experience has veered so far from those honorable principles. But Lawrence Davidson says some Israelis continue to ask the tough questions…