I suppose you must be a religious Jew? And I am sure he knows well other cultures and countries...... YOuknow , if being Jewish is all about religion then what binds Jews to Israel, especially if they are not religious. Is being a descendant of Abraham, Issac and Jacob not relevant, our history also. That he is honest about his beliefs is far better.
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from the article: Israel court grants author's request to register 'without religion'