Now that we know that there were Mzrachi intellecturals, what are the people in the Misrad ha-Hinuch going to do? I wonder too, when Jabotinsky offered the idea of a binational statte, before Judah Magnes, before Brit Shalom, but the "Old Man" wouldn't hear of it, so he did everything he could to trash him and his movement. Considering Ben Guriou's control of the infrastructure, it makes sense that he did everything he could to discredit these intellectuals, so that by the time the State was founded, we had to wait for this moment to learn about them.
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from the article: Middle Eastern Jewish thinkers no one remembers