What is the State of the Zionist Ideas?

What is the State of the Zionist Ideas?

With Israel turning 70 years old and the Middle East as unstable as ever more and more discussion is happening around the topic of Zionism, both in Israel and in the diaspora.

To get right into the centre of the debate the New Blue Review was in studio with academic and writer Gil Troy. The interview addressed a number of the bigger issues swirling around the Zionist conversation including the idea of Jewish and Democratic state, the problem of anti-Zionism on campus, the left/right divide in America, some of the origins Zionism and the effect of initiatives such as the nation state law.  Also discussed are Gil’s numerous books including on the Clinton’s, the United Nations and his new work that addresses the concept of the “Zionist Ideas” and who we can all contribute to more healthy conversation.

You can hear the full interview below:

For other episodes you can check out 101.9ChaiFM 

You can engage with us on Twitter @Benji_Shulman

Embed from Getty Images

About the Author
Benji Shulman is from Johannesburg, South Africa, he has a masters degree in Geography and has worked in a range of fields in the Jewish community including education, advocacy, environment and outreach. He loves radio and has a hosted numerous shows on 101.9 ChaiFm in the last decade.
Related Topics
Related Posts