Ein Dor, which went private in 2003 after finding itself heavily in the red in the 1980s and '90s. Gil Eliahu

Israel at 70 A Tale of Two Kibbutzim and How Capitalism Doesn't Always Trump Socialism

Ein Dor and Yizre’el in northern Israel were both established in 1948. One was privatized in 2003, while the other still serves three communal meals a day and adheres to the old kibbutz socialist ethos – can you guess which one is thriving today?

They call it a “renewed kibbutz,” but today Ein Dor is really a kibbutz in name only.

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