It is important to remember the Jewish people have been persecuted and murdered through out history for their Jewish identity and not for their level of religious observance. The Jewish state is essential as a protective haven for all the Jewish people and for those who have alligned their destiny with ours. Today as in the past anti-semitism does not distingush between the orthodox or secular. Eating a bacon sandwich on Saturday morning will not protect any Jewish person from anti-semitism. Who will save us if we no longer have a homeland? Will you?
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from the article: Poll: Fewer than half of Israelis see themselves as secular