An Exciting, Compelling Challenge: Zionism
What do you see as the biggest shifts and challenges that Zionism has faced or will face? Do you see Zionism as an "opportunity of a lifetime"? David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), does. In these six short, easy-to-share clips presented by Hadassah's Defining Zionism in the 21st Century, Harris talks about why he feels so honored and excited to participate in Zionism. Here, he speaks to the interplay between the land, the faith, and the people of Zionism, and what we must do to keep it just as exciting an endeavor for younger generations and those who come after us.
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