Medinat Israel and Eretz Israel

The Land of Israel is where they story of the Jewish people began. It is where we first experienced autonomy, where we developed a culture and a sense of identity, and where we longed for throughout generations of exile. Israel, the collective memory of and longing for the land, Eretz Israel (ארץ ישראל), shaped the Jewish experience…

Owning Israel

The State of Israel has been described as the greatest project of the Jewish people. Israel provides Jews with the first opportunity in thousands of years to practice self-government, and has given the Jewish people the challenge of determining what it means to govern Jewishly, and what the Jewish State will look like. I will…