Just when I start to rally around Israel, two subsequent events give me pause. Not so much in my support for this beautiful country, but in the growing religious intolerance spawning like weeds that can make it so very difficult to be a liberal Jew and an ohev tzion, lover of Israel.
Conversions bill sets Netanyahu on collision course with U.S. Jews
Police arrest Women of the Wall leader for praying with Torah scroll
Be sure to support the Israel Religious Action Center, which fights for the rights for all Israelis and for Jews abroad as well in the land of Eretz Yisrael from a liberal Jewish perspective.
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