Those on AJWS trips likely end up in J Street - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Raymond in DC
    • 04.11.09 | 16:44 (IST)

    Those like my nephews who went on Birthright *do* get at least a temporary charge, inclining them toward hanging with Jews and those supporting Israel. I expect that those who go on "social justice" trips, like those sponsored by American Jewish World Service more likely end up in groups like J Street. AJWS justifies itself by talking (albeit briefly) about "tikkun olam" without really understanding it, and there's little "Jewish" substance behind them.

    from the article: Birthright alumni found less likely to marry non-Jews
    First published 00:39 30.10.09 | Last updated 07:16 30.10.09
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