In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Jewish immigrants, inspired by Zionism and escaping from anti-Semitism, came in increasing numbers, mainly from Eastern Europe.
- Religious, cultural, and political differences, including Zionism, divided Jewish immigrants, old and new, into numerous conflicting camps.
- You made what you view as a distinction between Israeli people, Jewish people and Zionism.
- It played a significant role in the creation of modern political Zionism, despite the officially secular nature of the movement.
- This is why some heavily orthodox Jewish groups oppose Zionism as it exists today.
- Theodore Herzl conceived the idea of modern political Zionism while covering the ‘Affair’ for the Vienna Neue Freie Presse.
- We diverged politically and personally as time went on, especially on issues of Jewish identity and Zionism / Israel, but remained in permanent dialogue.
- However, my father was a follower of Jabotinsky, the founder of the version of Zionism that rules Israel today.
- Until then, far larger numbers of European Jews looked to socialism than to Zionism as the means for achieving equality.
- The pamphlet details the history of Zionism, the political movement for a Jewish homeland.
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