In the money || Ignoring Arab education imperils Israel's future
A culture war is being fought over integrating young Haredim into Israeli society, but nothing has been done for Israel’s Arabs.
A quarter of the first-grade children in Israeli schools are not Jewish. In less polite terms, they are Arab children. In the five years until 2019 the Arab population is expected to grow at a relatively fast rate of 3%, much lower than the 4.3% figure for the ultra-Orthodox Haredi population but still much faster than the nonexistent − about zero − rate of the...
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