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  Kislev 29, 5773 , 13/12/12

ACRI Against Disqualification of Otzma Leyisrael Ad

The Association for Citizens Rights in Israel said, Thursday, that an Arabic language campaign ad by the Otzma Leyisrael party is racist, but that Chairman Elyakim Rubinstein of the Central Elections Committee did not have the authority to disqualify it. The signs, roughly translated, say "no representation without taxation." It is a reference to their accusation that some members of the Arabic-speaking community in Israel evade paying taxes.

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