Daniel Kane is associate director of curricular projects and a Krauthammer Fellow at the Tikvah Fund. He was formerly an assistant editor at National Affairs.
Why religious-Zionist settlers describe themselves as “taking over for the kibbutznikim” or “finishing the work the secular Zionists started.”
What was 50 years ago a small band of religious farmer-soldiers has grown into a varied network of nearly half a million. Who are Israel’s settlers and what do they really believe?