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Who Are You?

Ignore the question at our peril.

Aug 25, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 46 • By JEREMY RABKIN
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Not everyone, even in Western countries, would agree with Sharansky's claim that "an Israel with a strong Jewish identity will help guard the free world against its enemies." And he does not offer much explanation in defense of this claim. But it is also an old thought and may be true on more levels than Sharansky has broached in this brief, timely tract.

Jeremy Rabkin, professor of law at George Mason University, is the author, most recently, of Law Without Nations? Why Constitutional Government Requires Sovereign States.