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    • Sylvie
    • 20.09.11 | 10:24 (IDT)

    The author is naive. He seems to hold on to the idea that a non-commercialised connection is possible between Israelis and Diaspora Jews. This ignores the many ways in which Israel has become all about money. Settlements are big business, Jerusalem is a theme park, and the spirit of community has been buried by neoliberal politicians in league with Israel's economic elite.

    from the article: Can Birthright bridge the Israel-Diaspora divide?
    First published 14:46 19.09.11 | Last updated 14:46 19.09.11
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