Yael Patir, Israel director of the left-leaning U.S. Jewish body, sat down with Haaretz to talk about Trump, the gap between U.S. and Israeli Jews, and the growing anger at the Israeli peace camp. Though she concedes boycott efforts by some on the left have a negative effect, she rejects calls to keep peace efforts local.01:12 01.05.16 | 2 comments
Giur, or "conversion " to Judaism means a total redefinition of the personality. Anyone who has known those going thru the proccess can see this clearly. Whether or not your toes curl at people who choose a spiritual journey is irrelevant. for those heroic people, the journey is worth it.So is the challenge.