Historical Fact Confronts Zionism's Narrative on Diaspora Jews

My father was no less of a Jew for fighting for his country of Canada in WWII than would be those many souls who would eventually don the uniform of the IDF.

What do you do when the beliefs your nation espouses are contradicted by history? This is the question one is faced with after reading the engaging and informative new book by historian Derek Penslar called "Jews and the Military" (Princeton University Press, 2013).