LISTEN: Who's Really Funding Jewish Immigration to Israel - and Why?

Aliyah, one of the cornerstones of Zionism, is increasingly being funded by an unlikely group of non-Jews - from Kansas to Korea. How did this absurd situation come about and does anyone care?

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Host Simon Spungin is joined by Judy Maltz and Allison Kaplan Sommer to discuss their investigation into how Christian Zionist organizations from across the globe are funding a large proportion of Jewish immigration to Israel.

What is the motivation, why could it be problem, why is a South Korean church encouraging aliyah and why does the Israeli government seem embarrassed by the phenomenon?

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