Among Israel-minded voters, Sanders would get the J Street vote, Bloomberg would garner AIPAC’s and Trump would scrounge for leftovers.00:50 12.02.16 | 0 comments
The findings make perfect sense. The problem is apples and oranges. Most Birthright participants are from Reform and Conservative communities. As one friend of mine said upon her return from a Birthright trip, "They brought us to an Orthodox synagogue for Shabbat--I hated it, it wasn't my tradition." Why would anyone expect American Jewish youth to be inspired by an approach to Judaism that most would reject even if they *were* already affiliated with a congregation in their own communities?