‚Gap between Israel, US Jews due to weak Jewish ID‘

22.06.2012                      02.Tammus. 5772

Jüdische Welt:

'Gap between Israel, US Jews due to weak Jewish ID'

Panel agrees that bulk of Jewish Americans are increasingly indifferent from Israel due to weakening sense of Jewish identity.

Jewish Americans have differences of opinion on how and whether they can criticize Israel from afar. But they agree the bulk of Jewish Americans –especially those who are young and not Orthodox – are increasingly indifferent toward or alienated from the country, mostly because of the weakening of their sense of Jewish identity….