Resources and Articles by Aharon Mor
Fifty-two years of Israeli independence:
The Diaspora and Israel: A Spiritual Connection With Economic Backing
After fifty-two years of Israeli independence, we would like to present an original opinion regarding the theme of Israeli-Diaspora relations. We are confronted with the permanent reality of the Diaspora-a fact which did not figure in the original calculations of the founders of the Jewish state. The Diaspora will continue to view Israel as the irrevocable center of the Jewish world, but not in a paternalistic sense. Israel will not define who is a Jew for the Diaspora, nor will it play the part of younger brother-pauper. Israelís survival, like that of the Diaspora are mutually acceptable facts. Now we must speak as equals, for the first time ever.
Zionism and the Diaspora