Creating an Israseli nationality would be harmful for Israeli Arabs - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • C. Bendavid
    • 12.10.13 | 07:19 (IDT)

    In a country that defines its national identity on a territorial basis, rather than on a cultural one, cultural minorities cannot be recognized as nations. No wonder why Catalans and Corsicans are not recognized as nations. Thus, if Israel were to recognize an ''Israeli nationality'', Israeli Arabs would no longer be recognized as national minorities. I don't think they would like that.

    from the article: On being an Israeli in Israel
    First published 01:18 11.10.13 | Last updated 15:16 10.10.13
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