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    • mg
    • 01.06.11 | 19:05 (IDT)

    In Israel there are preferences given to minorities and to women in choosing company directors. Does Benn protest those as well? Or is it just laws giving preference to veterans that bother him? And, by the way, there are plenty of Arab and Haredi and other minority veterans who can enjoy the benefits of this law. So what exactly bothers Benn? By the way, an irrelevant but interesting point - one can't help but thinking that those Jews who left Hungary for American before WW2 because of antisemitism were very lucky indeed.

    from the article: Israel's Affirmative Action bill is reminiscent of Hungary's anti-Jewish laws
    First published 02:25 01.06.11 | Last updated 02:25 01.06.11
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