Israel’s Minister of Culture and Sports, Miri Regev, responded to those members of the Knesset who are opposed to the proposed culture loyalty bill.
Below are some of Miri Regev’s quotes on the matter.
“We will pass the law without them.” – Miri Regev, The Times of Israel, 25 November 2018
“I call on [Avigdor] Lieberman: Don’t vote together with [Joint List MK] Ahmed Tibi against the bill.” – Miri Regev, The Jerusalem Post, 25 November 2018
“The nationalist public will not forgive you for it.” – Miri Regev, The Jerusalem Post, 25 November 2018
“This is not a matter of Left and Right. I call on you and believe that at the end of the day you will vote in favor of the cultural loyalty bill because it is right and just and the time has come for it to be part of Israel’s law books.” – Miri Regev, The Jerusalem Post, 25 November 2018