Israelis united about their country, divided over values and religion’s role
Credit: Pew Research Center

Pew Research Center on Religion & Public Life, March 8, 2016.

Deep gulfs exist among Jews, as well as between Jews and Arabs over political values and religion’s role in public life. Divisions are sharp within the Israeli Jewish community as well as between Arabs and Jews, yet unity exists about the idea that Israel is a homeland for the Jewish people and necessary refuge from rising anti-Semitism around the globe.