is at Heart of the Palestinian Tragedy appeared first on (http://www.
is inextricably linked to Jewish settlements and the larger occupation in the West Bank, the systemic denial of rights to Palestinians and state-sponsored violence inflicted upon residents of Gaza by the Israeli military.
A person identifying as both a feminist and a Zionist must therefore ask challenging questions: Is there room within my Zionism
to fight for the rights of Palestinian women alongside those of Israelis?
It] brings into the open what is often merely latent: that courses at universities today that deal with Zionism
, Arab nationalism and the history of Israel and the Palestinian Arabs are inherently biased against Zionism
and Jewish national rightsa[bar] This particular course openly asserts that Zionism
is illegitimate [by falsely calling it acolonialist'], and indeed explicitly explores ways in which the destruction of Israel can be brought about.
The metaphysics in Zionism
underpin its claims on Palestine.
This led them to emphasize this figure [six million] in order to gain the solidarity of international public opinion with Zionism
What follows is an attempt to examine the ways in which Butler and her work have exposed a raw nerve in the American Jewish psyche when it comes to Zionism
and what that may mean as we move deeper into the twenty-first century.
Though thought-provoking, Zionism
through Christian Lenses is not the best of such Sabeel-aligned collections; readers will learn little of substance about the Israeli State, real Jews or--for that matter--real Palestinians.
He said the study guide does not launch an indiscriminate attack on Zionism
, but does focus on the strain of Zionism
that fuses religious ideology with political power.
condensed and edited version of a longer book entitled Zionism
and the Quest
Nathan Birnbaum (1864-1937) is a perplexing (and oft-ignored) figure because of his transitioning roles as a founding figure of Zionism
, a promoter of the Yiddish language (generally looked down upon by Hebrew-promoting Zionists), and a major presence in the early years of Agudath Israel (an international Orthodox political organization at least initially opposed to Zionism
Indeed, these organizations contributed significantly to the growth of the Christian Zionism