A New Breed of post-post-Zionism

With Arab modernism collapsing and Arab secularism evaporating, Zionism suddenly looks like a shining star.

You couldn’t mistake the atmosphere that enveloped Independence Day this year: It was an atmosphere of satisfaction. The State of Israel sees itself as strong, flourishing and sustainable. Ninety percent of its Jews and about half of its non-Jews are proud to be Israelis. Most of them believe that the state of their state has improved in recent years. Most of them describe themselves as happy.