Revelations from Israel’s archives reveal David Ben-Gurion supported segregating Ashkenazi and Mizrachi children. Seth J. Frantman explores the bitter legacy of such controversial views.
As Ethiopian-Israeli protesters faced truncheons, stun grenades and water cannons, some wondered: How could such violence reach all the way into the Tel Aviv bubble? But Seth Frantzman says the real question is: How could it not?
The problem of racism in Israel is often brushed off with a collective shrug. But Seth Frantzman says that a troubling history of eugenics can be traced to the state’s founders.
40% of Ethiopian Israeli soldiers have seen the inside of a military prison. Seth Franzman says the shocking statistic reflects a failure to integrate African immigrants.