Contributor Archives: Zach Luck

About Zach Luck

Zach Luck graduated from Columbia in May. He currently lives in Washington, DC, where he is a research assistant.

Why Jewish High School Students Don’t Learn About Israel

The single greatest threat to the State of Israel could very well be American Jews, but not who you might think: Left unarmed with no notion of Israel as a real state–a country with income inequalities, sexism and racism, civil rights shortcomings, domestic violence and warring versions of Zionism–the latest crop of Jewish day school, Hebrew school and new Israel Studies graduates may be unprepared to take the reins of the Jewish community in due time. Ameinu, the UPZ, Hashomer …

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