Read Professor Sand's 'The invention of the Jewish people'. Hardly more than a few of todays Israeli Jews have any connection to Judean descendants of Roman era. As for the biblical era and archaeological evidence linking those tales with real history? It turned out that Albright wasn't all that bright after all.
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from the article: Think tank: Israel faces global delegitimization campaign