Those who built Israel were not known for their study of Torah, but for their bravery, drive and proactive focus on creating a homeland for ALL Jewish people. Without these people, Israel would not exist today. Israel will not exist tomorrow if the the study of Torah was the prime focus of its citizens. Much more is required.
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from the article: A New Deal for Torah studies in Israel