General Zionists

Zionist groups that were not religious or socialist

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • GENERAL ZIONISTS — GENERAL ZIONISTS, Zionist and Israeli party. The General Zionists were originally a loose political group within the Zionist movement, made up of those Zionists who were neither socialists nor religious and who at first did not draw up a program… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • General Zionists — The General Zionists ( he. ציונים כלליים, Tzionim Klalim ) were centrists within the Zionist movement and a political party in Israel. Their political arm is an ancestor of the modern day Likud party.HistoryGeneral Zionism was initially the term… …   Wikipedia

  • General Zionist Party — (Hatzionim Haklaliyim)    In June 1946, the General Zionists A and B, previously separate political parties, joined to form the General Zionist Party. The General Zionists, Group A, in the main represented middle class interests as well as… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • General Jewish Labour Union — The General Jewish Labour Union of Lithuania, Poland and Russia, in Yiddish the Algemeyner Yidisher Arbeter Bund in Lite, Poyln un Rusland (אַלגעמײַנער ײדישער אַרבעטער בונד אין ליטע פוילין און רוסלאַנד), generally called The Bund (בונד, from de.… …   Wikipedia

  • Religious Zionists of America — The Religious Zionists of America (Hebrew official name: Mizrachi Hapoel Hamizrachi, also referred to in general terms as Mizrahi) is an American based organization that serves as the official body for those, mostly Modern Orthodox Jews who… …   Wikipedia

  • ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • POLITICAL LIFE AND PARTIES — Introduction It was largely due to the existence of the pre state political parties, which had conducted intensive political activities for almost half a century within the framework of the yishuv , under the British Mandate for Palestine, that… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HISTORICAL SURVEY: THE STATE AND ITS ANTECEDENTS (1880–2006) — Introduction It took the new Jewish nation about 70 years to emerge as the State of Israel. The immediate stimulus that initiated the modern return to Zion was the disappointment, in the last quarter of the 19th century, of the expectation that… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • POLAND — POLAND, republic in E. Central Europe; the kingdom of Poland and the grand duchy of Lithuania united formally (Poland Lithuania) in 1569. This article is arranged according to the following outline: the early settlements jewish legal status… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Zionism — is an international political movement that originally supported the reestablishment of a homeland for the Jewish People in Palestine (Hebrew: Eretz Yisra el, “the Land of Israel”), and continues primarily as support for the modern state of… …   Wikipedia

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