Lawmakers approve bill to prohibit ‘insulting, insulting, or intimidating’ messages in the Middle East

Lawmakers approve bill to prohibit ‘insulting, insulting, or intimidating’ messages in the Middle East

A bipartisan group of state lawmakers on Monday approved a bill banning hate speech and incitement in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.The “Law of Respect for All,” which would ban hate speech on Facebook, Twitter and other platforms, passed the Israeli parliament after it was tabled by Labor’s Yair Lapid.“The Israeli government has been using its…