Could it be that many Mizrahi Jews are not attracted by liberal political parties? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yonatan
    • 24.01.13 | 12:45 (IST)

    Why are Meretz, Labor, HaTnuah and Yesh Atid termed "white" parties? Why does much of the support for the likud come from Jews of Asian-African origin (remember Begin's "tchachtchachim" speech in 1981)? Why has the Shas Party drawn so many followers? I have a liberal Mizrahi Jew in my own family, but is this the norm? Just asking.

    from the article: A problem in the heart of Meretz
    First published 18:26 23.01.13 | Last updated 18:26 23.01.13
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