Intellectuals call on Netanyahu to fire racist rabbis

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 25, 2010 21:50

Some 30 Israeli intellectuals, including 15 Israel Prize winners, sent a letter to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Saturday, calling on him to fire state-employed rabbis that have exhibited racist tendencies against Arabs and migrants, Israel Radio reported.

The letter calls on Netanyahu to resign his position if he can not successfully battle racism.


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