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What drives Israelis to the center? Yossi Klein HaLevi VIDEO

Yossi Klein Halevi speaks of rejecting two forms of forgetting. He suggests that there are those who forget that Israel has mortal enemies, and those who forget that Israel is an oppressor. The fact that our mortal enemies are also the victims of our oppression, suggests HaLevi, creates the paradox of the Israeli soul.

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Headlines, Guidelines, and Red Lines – the Hillel questions

In late December 2013 a story broke of a controversy within North American Hillel. A group of students at Swarthmore Hillel had declared themselves an “Open Hillel”, in defiance of National Hillel’s Guidelines for Campus Israel Activities. The response of Hillel President Fingerhut was clear, and the debate set off…

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