Israeli Arab politician and party leader for the United Arab List who was elected to the Knesset (Israeli Parliament) in 2006. He is known for being an outspoken anti-Zionist.
He studied both English Literature and English Linguistics at Bar-Ilan University.
He called for Americans to release the Jewish-American Jonathan Pollard who had been imprisoned for spying in 2013.
He was born and raised in Israel.
He compared Ariel Sharon to Adolf Hitler after an Israeli air strike of the Gaza Strip.