TITLE

Zionism's Gift

AUTHOR(S)
Klein Halevi, Yossi
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;04/10/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 15, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on the speech given by Pope John Paul II in Jerusalem, where he envisioned a future in which there will be no more anti-Jewish feeling among Christians or anti-Christian feeling among Jews. Assessment of the public response to the speech, which was contrary to Israeli commentators' anticipation of dissent; Shift in the policy of Israeli press following the speech towards solidarity; Support for the reconciliation speech from Israel Prime Minister Ehud Barak; Resistance to the apology from orthodox Jewish nationalists.
ACCESSION #
2956073

 

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