Israel’s Hope Lies in A Change of Regime

Newspaper: Jewish Herald
posted on:
4 In apr 1967
Individuals - David Ben-Gurion, Levi Eshkol, Moshe Dayan, Shimon Peres. Economy - Economic Reform, Free Market. Diaspora - Exile. Government , Knesset , Political Parties - Mapai. Opposition , Aliyah - Prisoners of Zion, Return to Zion, selective immigration. Ideologies - Socialism. States - Soviet Union (Russia)
Begin criticizes the current government, and specifically Prime Minister Levi Eshkol, for its inability to deal with issues of aliyah, emigration, and unemployment. He states that "it is the mission of this State to bring our exiles together, to congregate those who were scattered." However, due to unemployment, there has been a major decrease in aliyah and an increase in emigration.