“Who Is a Sephardi?”

David Ben-Gurion

Elie Eliachar

1964

Sensitive Content

This entry portrays racism and xenophobia encountered by Mizrahi Jews in Israel. The text provides insight into history; however, The Posen Library does not condone or promote oppression of any kind.

Haifa 1 Elul, 5724

August 9, 1964

To: His Excellency David Ben-Gurion

Sde Boker

Dear Sir,

From your letter of May 19, 1964, I understood that you wish to avoid a comprehensive discussion of the problems I presented to you [ . . . ], but first allow me to respond to the objections you raised in the aforementioned letter. [ . . . ]

You have said to…

This content is only available to registered users.
Please register or log in to access it. Already have an account?

Engage with this Source

You may also like