The Backlash Against Israeli Human Rights NGOs: Grounds, Players, and Implications

@article{Lamarche2019TheBA,
  title={The Backlash Against Israeli Human Rights NGOs: Grounds, Players, and Implications},
  author={Karine Lamarche},
  journal={International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society},
  year={2019},
  pages={1-22}
}
  • Karine Lamarche
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society
This article examines the recent backlash against Israeli human rights and advocacy NGOs led jointly by right-wing organizations, by mainstream media, and by the government. Contrarily to what was theorized in the literature dedicated to movement/countermovement dynamics, it suggests that the birth and rise of ultra-nationalist movements created in reaction to domestic NGOs dealing with the consequences of the occupation cannot be explained by the achievements of the latter or by the threats… Expand
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