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No. 56: American Zionism is at a Crossroads

Yehuda Kurtzer and guest Ethan Tucker reflect on the long-term development of American Zionism and the way forward for the American Jewish community.
Yehuda Kurtzer, Ethan Tucker
Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer is president of the Shalom Hartman Institute. Yehuda is a leading thinker and author on the meaning of Israel to American Jews, on Jewish history and Jewish memory, and on questions of leadership and change in American Jewish life. Yehuda led the creation of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America in 2010 as a pioneering research and educational center for the leadership of the North American Jewish community, and teaches in

Ethan Tucker

In this episode, Ethan Tucker (Hadar Institute) joins host Yehuda Kurtzer to discuss and reflect on American Zionism’s long-term development and generational differences in the response to this moment of crisis. What are they grounded in? What has changed? And what is the way forward for the American Jewish community?

Identity/Crisis: The Ideas Behind the News is a podcast of the Shalom Hartman Institute.

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Launched in early 2020, Identity/Crisis is a weekly roundtable podcast that explores the ideas behind the news hosted by Shalom Hartman Institute of North America President Yehuda Kurtzer. Episodes cover a wide range of topics and feature experts and content related to news and current events.

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