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What is Zionism?

What is Zionism?

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What is Zionism? In its broadest meaning? Zionism (Hebrew: ציונות‎, Tsiyonut) is a nationalist[1] Jewish political movement that, in its broadest sense, calls for the self-determination of the Jewish people in a sovereign Jewish national homeland.[2] Since the establishment of the State of Israel, the Zionist movement continues primarily to…

What is the difference between Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jews?

What is the difference between Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jews?

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What is the difference between Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jews? The pages in this site are written from the Ashkenazic Jewish perspective. Ashkenazic Jews are the Jews of France, Germany, and Eastern Europe and their descendants. Sephardic Jews are the Jews of Spain, Portugal, North Africa and the Middle East and…

IDF confirms Gaza militants fired phosphorous bombs at Israel

IDF confirms Gaza militants fired phosphorous bombs at Israel

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IDF confirms Gaza militants fired phosphorous bombs at Israel IAF strike kills Palestinian working in Gaza tunnel, after militants launched nine mortar shells and two Qassam rockets at Israel over course of day. By Haaretz Service and Reuters Two of the nine mortar shells fired from the Gaza Strip at…

Sides speak more with US than with each other

Sides speak more with US than with each other

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Analysis: Sides speak more with US than with each other By HERB KEINON Jerusalem Post 09/15/2010 03:07 George Mitchell says “In the end” all the sensitive issues between Israel and the Palestinians “must be resolved by the parties themselves.” SHARM E-SHEIKH – “In the end,” US Mideast envoy George Mitchell…

CLARITY ON WHAT THE ARTISTS ARE SAYING ABOUT PERFORMING IN ARIEL

CLARITY ON WHAT THE ARTISTS ARE SAYING ABOUT PERFORMING IN ARIEL

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CLARITY ON WHAT THE ARTISTS ARE SAYING ABOUT PERFORMING IN ARIEL By Jo-Ann Mort – September 12, 2010, 10:27AM As newspapers have reported, Israeli actors have refused to perform with their national theater companies in the new cultural center in Ariel, a West Bank settlement that juts far into the…