Herzog faces backlash after urging Labor to shed ‘Arab-loving’ image

Various Israeli politicians from the Left and Right fired back at opposition leader Isaac Herzog on Wednesday after remarks he made that in order to garner constituents, his Zionist Union facition and Labor party should distance itself from the perception that it is made up of stringent "Arab lovers." 

Education Minister Naftali Bennett (Bayit Yehudi) struck back at Herzog, saying Israeli Arabs "are not flocking [to the polls] and we do not hate them."

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Herzog-faces-backlash-over-remarks-urging-Labor-to-shift-away-from-Arab-loving-image-451773

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