The Death of Distance Technology blurs geographic boundaries. Diaspora Jews can immerse themselves in Hebrew media, work for Israeli companies, and study in Israeli universities… remotely. Virtual Israelis? Israe-lites?
Affinity, not Membership In an age of images and meta- narratives, of electronic individualism and global connectivity, new notions and new methods bind people as a collective. :סדר יום חדשZionistParty.com will work to emphasize new priorities within the Zionist movement: Common Goals, not Common Enemies Although the dangers are real, we rely too much on anti-Semitism and threats to Israel to unite and mobilize us. We need to make Zionism’s aims positive again and unite around common goals.
Embrace the Israeli Diaspora Israelis in the Diaspora are not only Zionists-with-experience, but Diaspora community members most connected with the new worldwide Hebrew/Jewish civilization with Israel at its centre.
Increase Connectedness Diaspora Jews with no plans to move to Israel can contribute… and not just dollars. The key is cultural affinity, and getting connected and engaged in exciting, spirit-of-the-age endeavours.
ZionistParty.com will bring new ideas, new energy, new leadership to the Zionist movement: New thinking. שיפוץ חזון בית ישראל. A new House of Israel: worldwide Hebrew/Jewish civilization with Israel at its centre. Create an interconnected community of minds. Debate visions of the future. Reach out to the world.
New energy. מנה עם חריף. Renovate worn out Zionist institutions. Mobilize the Israeli Diaspora. Engage in spirit-of-the-age projects. Fix the democratic deficit. Increase connectedness. Reawaken Zionism’s original spirit.
New leadership. בחו"ל אך בפנים. We are Canadian. Israeli. Hybrid. Global. We’ll pioneer new models. Unite around common goals, not common enemies. Provide leadership of ideas for the Jewish people.
A vote for ZionistParty.com is a vote for Zionism with a future. We want to spark debate, engage the disenfranchised, capture the spirit of the day and propel the Jewish People’s most successful collective effort ever to new heights. Reawaken Zionism’s original spirit. Vote for: new thinking. new energy. new leadership. vote: ZionistParty.com