chapter  5
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Between global racial and bounded identity: choice of destigmatization strategies among Ethiopian Jews in Israel

WithNissim Mizrachi, Adane Zawdu

Upon learning of the outcomes of the 2008 American elections, Dana, an Israeli Ethiopian graduate student, sent the following message through the Internet network targeted at Ethiopian students and young professionals:

Congratulations to Obama!!! Congratulations to all the black people in the world! Congratulations to us!