THE JEWISH STATE: FROM VISION TO REALITY
with Dr. David Fishman and Dr. Hillel Gruenberg
In What Sense Is Israel a Jewish State?
Can a State Be Both Jewish and Democratic?
Do Jews in Israel Have Religious Freedom?
An Important New Eight-Session Course on Israel—Mondays at JTS
Mondays, 7:00–9:15 p.m.October 20, 27; November 3, 10, 17, 24; December 1, 8, 2014
JTS, 3080 Broadway (at 122nd Street), New York, NY
$350 / eight sessions
• Explore the conceptual and practical origins of Zionist ideas and institutions, and consider the role they play in the social and political history of the State of Israel.
• Discuss how Zionism transformed itself from a fanciful vision into a widely recognized national movement.
• Confront the compromises that the nascent State's leaders faced in order to translate an abstract vision into a concrete reality.
Register online by October 12: www.jtsa.edu/JewishState
For more information, contact: Lynn Feinman
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