If Jewish isn't a race, then what's the basis of Zionism? Israel as the home of the Jewish people? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 07.10.10 | 13:43 (IST)

    As we all know, probably even you JK, Jewish can refer to both religion and race. It's about the only example of this in the world. Now what tends to happen is like here, fans of Israel tend to describe Jewishness as a religion when it suits them, and as a race when that suits them. I think you might be out of step here, though, mate, because this oath is supposed to be a Zionist oath about swearing allegiance to Israel as the home of the Jewish people, not swearing allegiance to it as a Jewish theocracy! Duh, as you would say.

    from the article: Loyalty oath proves Israel is racist, say Israeli Arab leaders
    First published 09:50 07.10.10 | Last updated 09:50 07.10.10
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