In an Israeli Town, Two Arab Women Compete to Make Electoral History

One is a former beauty pageant contestant, the other a traditional, hijab-wearing mother of six. Haaretz visits Kafr Qara to hear about a unique mayoral race

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KAFR QARA – Never has an Arab woman been elected mayor of an Israeli town or city. Only once before has an Arab woman actually run. But in this small northern town, two Arab women are currently vying for the...