Yom Ha’Atzma’ut Commemorates a Poor, Wicked Decision May 2, 2017 – ו׳ באייר תשע״ז by HyehudiHaganah, Etzel, Hashomer, etc. were private, voluntary defensive and policing associations, by Jews for Jews. What did we need a democratic government for?!True, I said this already, but it bears repeating (and three new links, right?).