Tent City

Building A Broad, Civil Jewish Tent On Israel

05/28/2012 - 20:00
Special To The Jewish Week

As the American Jewish community mimics the rest of America with ugly, polarizing political fights, calls for a “big tent” are becoming common. Partisans are pushing back, caricaturing calls for a big tent as lacking in principle or shilling for the status quo. But constructing a big tent that is open enough to welcome disparate voices, yet not so undefined that it has no mooring, takes great skill and vision.

Gil Troy
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