Answers to Questions by Yair Davidiy
Which group has contributed more to the sciences: the Ashkenazi Jews or the Sephardic Jews?
Benjamin Disraeli was a Sephardic Jew. So was David Ricardo (1772-1823) the economic theorist.
Â Both were British. Neither would have been what they were if they were not British.
Â Jews have always punched above their weight and done it well.
Â They are also human and need a base to work from.
Â Sephardic Jews over the centuries have contributed to Jewish Thought.
Â Jewish scientific achievements in other areas are an outcome of this.Â