building Jewish

So Near, So Far

Birthright Israel and the complicated — and contradictory — business of building Jewish identity.
Special To The Jewish Week
05/11/2010 - 20:00

 A traveler’s quiz: When American Jewish tourists arrive at Israel’s Ben-Gurion Airport, which two words are they more likely to be greeted with?

A) “Welcome home!” 

B) “Passport, please.”

Building diaspora identities? A recent Birthright trip.
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