Israel and the Diaspora: Working Together to Strengthen Jewish Unity and Continuity -- Prospects and Problems


Publication Date: January 1990

Publisher: Conference of Jewish Communal Service (U.S.)

Author(s): Daniel J. Elazar

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Diaspora Relations; Political Behavior; Israel Attachment

Type: Report

Coverage: United States Israel


It is no longer possible to achieve a simple consensus on many of the critical issues affecting the Israel-Diaspora relationship. We must learn to live with these differences by developing a new world Jewish polity through which disagreements can be resolved and the business of the Jewish people can be conducted. A new politics of Israel-Diaspora relations is therefore required.