Why be Jewish when you can be Israeli?
The national system of Orthodox Jewish religious conversion has not only failed,it has backfired on its protectors.
Over 330,000 of Israel’s citizens are defined officially as being “without religion.” That’s one in every 25 Israelis. And their number is growing. This isn’t an indicator of the growing tide of atheism and godlessness; whatever their beliefs regarding the supreme being, a huge majority of this group defines itself as Jewish. They were born Jewish, told so by their parents and often, to their pain, by...
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