As a Mizrahi, traditional leader from the periphery who is true to his roots and seeks peace, he has the greatest potential in the leftist camp to defuse Israel's divisions
The culture minister wants us Mizrahim to charm the Ashkenazim into recognizing us. But I don't need their approval of my Israeliness - nor Regev's approval of my Mizrahiness
The director of the controversial 'Jenin, Jenin' tells Haaretz how is own experiences informed his role as a Libyan Jewish father whose family is deported in the play 'Benghazi Bergen-Belsen.'
When you silence the Arab voice, you are essentially providing the moral basis for silencing the Mizrahi, Ethiopian, Russian or ultra-Orthodox voices as well. It boomerangs.
Amid efforts to force a secular lifestyle on them, new arrivals at a transit camp in northern Israel in 1949 demanded a synagogue and threatened a hunger strike over the absence of religious education.
The border between the residents of the distressed neighborhoods and their fury concerning the refugees, and the liberals on the left who call them racists – this is our place.
How long will the discourse use tools that most people, Ashkenazi and Mizrahi, can’t understand?
Before Israel’s establishment in 1948, some Jews and Arabs saw each other as ‘brothers’ and had a utopian vision of a shared future.
When asked why he wants to yet another delay in new broadcaster, prime minister said his 'Mizrahi gene burst.'
That so few Jews of Middle Eastern or North African origin have advanced in Israeli academia is a sad reflection of systematic, if unintended, discrimination.