Israel at 70: How 1948 changed American Jews | Jewish Telegraphic Agency

(JTA) — One year after Israel’s establishment, in the dead of night, three students ascended a tower at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York and raised the Israeli flag. The next morning, the Conservative rabbinical school’s administration took it down. That act of surreptitious Zionist protest was one of several at JTS during the…

Source: Israel at 70: How 1948 changed American Jews | Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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