Resources and Articles by Israel Kolatt
Dr. Israel Kolatt is the Israel Goldstein Professor Emeritus of the History of Zionism and the New Yishuv at the Hebrew University.
A Jewish State:
The Significance of Israel for Jews and for the Nations
The State of Israel may be regarded as one of the outstanding instances of consummation in history and yet, also, as one of its most mordant ironies. A dream cherished as part of the sacred history of the Jews and of mankind has been transformed into political reality; prayer and prophecy have been fulfilled in the creation of a new polity, the ingathering of the Jewish people, the reconstitution of Jerusalem as its capital city, the revival of Hebrew as a national language.
Zionism and the Diaspora