Israeli soldiers let a Palestinian girl make her way past a barbed wire barricade set up to prevent protesting Palestinians from accessing an Israeli settlement, in Hebron, Sept. 14, 2011. Rina Castelnuovo / NYT

Opinion From Rabid Zionism to Egalitarian Zionism

The prevailing approach of Zionism makes the Palestinians hostages in the intra-Jewish debate over the country’s borders. It also makes Israel a criminal state. But there’s a way to justify the Jews’ settlement in Israel, based on political morality rather than history

Everyone on the spectrum between Meir Kahane and Meretz shares a common denominator, on the basis of which they are all considered Zionists. This common denominator consists of two tenets. According to one,...

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