Yes, Israeli Jews and the diaspora are profoundly different. In Israel, religion is "digital," ---you either are or you're not. In America a thousand forms of Judaism and tribalism flourish---we offer variety. I only worry when I hear Israeli politician say they want to "save" diaspora Jews from assimilation, since they have done so by limiting freedom of religion.
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Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges (Reuters)
from the article: Do American Jews and Israelis have anything to talk about?
Hamas tunnel threat burrows into minds of Israeli military, political leaders
Hamas may have told Israel it isn’t looking for another war in Gaza, but it’s clearly desperate to advance its attack tunnels. It’s also delighted to be sowing seeds of discontent and concern among the Israeli public.04:19 13.02.16 | 0 comments