You have touched on a sensitive nerve with this one; for too long people were freaking out about the assimilation and intermarriage threat; voila Birthright. A quick fix which doesn't address the true problems our global community faces, and pressuposes a cheap, whorish relationship with our homeland. How can you sell Israel if our youth isn't buying Judaism? Thank you Joel, for bringing to light what we should all be talking about more, given the amount of money we are throwing at this thing.
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from the article: Can Birthright bridge the Israel-Diaspora divide?
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