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You are correct, the location does have overtones - I was thinking that she said Europe. Indeed she is referring to the situation immediately after WWII - where some Jews went directly to Palestine because there was no other place for them to go. True refugees, not settlers.

(The reasons for this are in themselves not at all straight forward.)

aspiring to genteel poverty

by edwin (eeeeeeee222222rrrrreeeeeaaaaadddddd@@@@yyyyaaaaaaa) on Mon Jun 7th, 2010 at 01:53:32 PM EST
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