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The Druze community in Israel is officially recognized as a separate religious entity with its own courts (with jurisdiction in matters of personal status - marriage, divorce, maintenance and adoption) and spiritual leadership.
The dignified moment of quiet defiance struck a chord on social media with many praising Flicker's act, and condemning the 'racist' event organisers.
Speaking after the event, the 25-year-old athlete told Israeli's Channel 2 news: 'Israel is my country, and I'm proud to be Israeli.
The fact that they hid our flag, it's just a patch on our flag.'Rising Judoka star Tal Flicker decided to sing the Hatikvah after organisers in the conservative Islamic country refused to recognise the Israeli anthem or flag (from a tournament in Budapest, Hungary)Meanwhile, when female Israeli athlete Gili Cohen won bronze in her under-52 kilograms (114 pounds) class, the Israeli flag was not flown on her behalf either.
Israeli athletes have suffered a spate of discriminating acts at high profile sporting events.
Tunisia's tennis federation ordered the country's top player to withdraw from a match against an Israeli opponent at a tournament in 2013.
While I’ve personally dated women across the racial spectrum, I’ve only had a handful of clients who ever expressed preferences for women of other races.
Then again, the demographics of my clients are probably a bit skewed towards upper-middle class white people.
Money quote: The researchers found that most women speed daters said yes (meaning they’d like to see a man again after the four-minute speed date) less often to men of another race than they did to men of their own race.
During the reign of al-Hakim (996 - 1021) the Druze creed came into being, blending Islamic monotheism with Greek philosophy and Hindu influences.
Active proselytizing of the new creed was brief; since about 1050 the community has been closed to outsiders.
When he took to the podium as champion, his anthem was substituted with that of the International Judo Federation, leaving the athlete to sing it to himself quietly.