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“We are carrying torches” - Anu nos’im lapidim

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/rabbijohnrosovesblog/item/we_are_carrying_torches_-_ianu_nosim_lapidim_i_20111222

The early Zionist movement used the symbols of Hanukkah to empower the Jewish people to take history into their own hands for their people's this-worldly salvation. This poem by Aharon Ze'ev expresses those sentiments with power and grace.

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