Jews are a nation based on religion! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Moises
    • 02.02.07 | 01:31 (IST)

    Just like the Muslims have their "Ummah", we Jews have a far stronger bond called Benei Israel. To define a Jewish nation by any other criteria than the Jewish religion is completely stupid. After all, why do I, a Sephardic Jew from Panama, have a bond with an Ethiopian Jew from Israel or a Russian Jew from Brooklyn? This bond exists and is very real. The bond between Jews is the strongest of any people, as witnessed by history. Let's keep it that way!

    from the article: Entering the age of post-aliyah?
    First published 00:00 01.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 01.02.07
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