El Al "Arab Class" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Amr-Cairo
    • 14.01.13 | 11:53 (IST)

    So is this what that treatment that someone with an ARAB NAME taking El-Al should expect? Sorry to say but this is blatent racism. It's understandable that the airline needs to conduct necessary security procedures, however there is no reason why a passanger who has done no wrong should be badly treated. This incident makes it sound like this is the attitude of security staff towards Arab passangers. Oh well... please stop talking about democracy and accept that fact that Israel may have some democratic practices but has a long way to go to become a truely democratic country.

    from the article: IDF soldier with Arab-sounding name accuses El Al of discrimination
    First published 01:22 02.01.13 | Last updated 01:22 02.01.13
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