Yehoshua should look at the secular Israeli who knows little about Judaism and the Haradie Jews who are dragging Israel Judaism into the16th century. Given current reactionary trends in Israel, even with all its difficulties, modern Judaism can only thrive in the diasopra--speficly in the North America.
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from the article: A.B. Yehoshua: Americans, unlike Israelis, are only partial Jews