Long before the creation of the state of Israel, the World Zionist Congress functioned as the Jewish government. Now it is on its 37th meeting. So what is the Zionism and how does it influence Israeli politics?
The Land of Israel
“The history of the Jewish people begins with Abraham, and the story of Abraham begins when G-d tells him to leave his homeland, promising Abraham and his descendants a new home in the land of Canaan.”
“The World Zionist Organization is committed to promoting Zionism & the Zionist idea and the Zionist enterprise through Israel Education as vital and positive elements of contemporary Jewish life, in accordance with the principles articulated in the Jerusalem Program.”
The National-Religious Sector in Israel 2o14
“In recent decades, Jewish Israeli society has experienced a shift of elites and ideologies, including the systematic movement of the National-Religious camp from the margins to the socio-political center stage.”
Why Jerusalem Matters To Palestine & Israel
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