Category Archives: Sephardim

Who Are The Mizrahim?

Ashkenazi Jews have an average IQ around 110, Sephardim around 97 and Mizrahim around 92. Comment: The Middle Eastern Jews are better described as Mizrahi, leaving Sephardic to describe the smaller group of Jews descended from the Spanish and Portuguese … Continue reading

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How Smart Are The Sephardim?

Average IQ estimates for Ashkenazi Jews range from 105 to 120. Average Sephardi IQs are about 97 and Mizrahi Jews average 92. The average white IQ is 100, East Asian IQ is 105, Hispanic-American IQ is 90, and African-American IQ … Continue reading

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The greatest drug kingpin in history was an Orthodox Jew who attributed his business success to his careful observance of Jewish law

According to the 1906 Jewish Encyclopedia entry on David Sassoon: “his business, which included a monopoly of the opium-trade, extended as far as Yokohama, Nagasaki, and other cities in Japan. Sassoon attributed his great success to the employment of his … Continue reading

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What Does It Mean To Be A Torah Jew?

I think the Holocaust was caused by European Yidden eating kitniot in defiance of their rebbes’ commands not to. That and mixed dancing, using electricity on shabbos, etc. The core of what it means to be a Torah Jew. Chaim … Continue reading

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JJ: Will Israel’s achievement gap stall the start-up nation?

The Jewish Journal writes: Jewish Israeli students scored 133 points higher than Arab Israeli students on the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) tests in 2012. And even within the Hebrew-speaking group, students from strong socioeconomic backgrounds scored 100 points … Continue reading

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