When Our Freedom Means Their Captivity

In the wake of further settlement expansion, British university students are finding it harder to defend Israel to their peers.

Several years ago, ahead of a meeting with the Israeli ambassador to the U.K., I asked a group of students what they would like to ask him. They had one question: “As Zionists we want to present Israel’s case to the wider British student population. Tell us how we can explain ongoing settlement expansion and at the same time convince students that the government of Israel is serious...