Has the Diaspora Jewry Brand Become Too Toxic for Israel?

A mere two years after she introduced it, Miri Regev has already snuffed out the tradition of Diaspora torch-lighters being invited to an Independence Day ceremony in Israel. She may have saved her successor a headache

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Ending the shortest-ever Israeli national tradition, Culture Minister Miri Regev has decided that Diaspora Jewish representatives will no longer be given the honor of lighting a torch at Israel’s Independence...