Ethiopian Jews in America - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ethiopian
    • 17.11.09 | 04:46 (IST)

    The article says, "Some community activists feel betrayed by the "new yordim" - the growing community of Ethiopian Jews who have wandered from Israel to New York. "We paid to bring you to Israel, and you fled here?" they accuse them." This quote by the so called activists is shocking and out right racist! It is the Israelis and the Russians who are leaving Israel for better life. In fact, the Ethiopian will have a genuine case to apply for a refugee status based on discrimination that is taking place in all corners of Israel. Shame ... Shame ... Shame The American Jewry should not be sending any funds to Israel until Ethiopians are taken care of.

    from the article: Israel's relationship with American Jews has changed
    First published 02:07 16.11.09 | Last updated 10:41 16.11.09
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