Dov Maimon

Looking Inward?: When faced with threats, Israel retreats to a kind of ?tribal? Jewishness, in an effort to defend itself against a perceived hostile world.

Drifting Towards a Tribal Jewishness

Being a Jew is the default identity in Israel. But that collective identity is pushing us toward a ‘tribal’ Jewishness that reflects a tendency to withdraw and entrench against a hostile world.