Westerners Out, East Asians In: The New Faces Coming to Volunteer on Israel's Kibbutzim

After the 1967 war, Anglos and Europeans flooded kibbutzim, adding flavor to life in the fields and cowsheds. Now the faces are different – as are the reasons for coming

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In the collective Israeli memory, in images from the heyday of the kibbutzim in the 1960s and '70s, volunteers from abroad play starring roles in stories of sex, drugs and rock 'n roll. Those who arrived after...