What New Jews (and Those Curious about Judaism) Can Do for Existing Jews
Decade by decade, they can transform the face and energize and re-moralize the base of Jewish societies everywhere.
November 25, 2019 | Ofir Haivry
About the author: Ofir Haivry, an Israeli historian and political theorist, is vice-president of the Herzl Institute in Jerusalem and the author of John Selden and the Western Political Tradition (Cambridge). He served as chairman of the Public Advisory Committee for Examining Israel’s Approach regarding Worldwide Communities with Affinity to the Jewish People, appointed by Israel’s ministry of Diaspora affairs.
This is a response to The Restoration of the Jewish People, originally published in Mosaic in November 2019
Members of the Bnei Menashe community arrive at Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport on March 22, 2018. Yossi Zamir/Flash90.