Sephardi Family Tree Research Article

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The Jerusalem Post issued an article by Schelly Talalay Dardashti today entitled: "Sephardi genealogy comes of age."

I was quoted in this well written article, an article which discusses a topic not often explored, that of Sephardic genealogy:

...When Jews began expressing ancestry interest after the success in the 1970s of Alex Haley's Roots, American Jewish culture was Ashkenazi - Sephardim weren't the Jewish mainstream. Shelomo Alfassa of the International Sephardic Leadership Council says the issue was a numbers game, as the American Sephardi population was exponentially smaller than the Ashkenazi one...

The link to the article is here: LINK

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