FOR 2,000 years, the Jews knew the force of force only in the form of lashes to our own backs. For several decades now, we have been able to wield force ourselves — and this power has, again and again, intoxicated us.
In the period before Israel…Continue
Posted on June 1, 2010 at 10:00am
Once again, Israel is on the front page of world news. The IDF’s interception of the Gaza Flotilla has resulted in a heated debate world-wide. While the facts are becoming clear, however, it is important to be engaged and to be a voice for the State of Israel. With that in mind, we offer the following pieces for your consideration...
1. World Zionist Organization’s statement…Continue
Posted on May 31, 2010 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment
At the opening of the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism's congress at Kibbutz Shfayim on Friday 28 May, Joan Garson, chairman of Arzenu, brought a message of friendship from the Zionist organization to the IMPJ congress…
Posted on May 30, 2010 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments
The WUPJ published a statement recently condemning the attacks on the Reform and Conservative synagogues in Ra'anana,…Continue
Posted on May 27, 2010 at 2:30pm