Why Should Diaspora Jews Fly the Flag of Israel?

Israel's Independence Day is an intensely poignant and global moment when the Jewish people affirm once more, as generations did before them, the permanent and sacred status of Israel at the core of our collective conscience.

As often as possible, I leave the confines of my 12th-floor office and meander around the campus of Yeshiva University. I do this for many reasons, principally because I so enjoy speaking with our students and absorbing the sights and insights of our campus experience as much as they do.