The Universalism of Jewish Americans Is What Drives Their Israel Activism

Jewish universalists are passionate activists around Israel/Palestine because they care about both who the Jewish state hurts and who it helps.

In an article published by Haaretz earlier this month, Peter Beinart asserts that the universalism of young Jews causes them to place other issues before Israel, which in turn damages the Jewish left’s chances of success at guiding American policy toward Israel. While Beinart is absolutely right...