The word ‘Zionist’ has become a curse word in some circles. This left-wing non-Jew explains why they
Director of ‘We Believe in Israel’ Luke Akehurst discusses why he believes the word zionism has been distorted by Israel haters to signify something it really does not. He explains that people often feel it is representative of colonialist nationalist Israelis who believe there should be no peace with the Palestinian people. This of course is totally untrue, As Akehurst states (minute 0:54) “Zionism is simply the belief that the Jewish people should have a homeland in Israel.” He further explores the history of the establishment of the state and its legitimacy.
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