So if pushed to peg myself on the spectrum from Zionist to anti-zionist, I would classify myself as a post-Zionist.
No wonder that this affable navy included zero Jewish-Israeli peaceniks, anti-zionist as they may be.
The Jewish state has relied on Arab autocracies to subdue the anti-zionist sentiments of their peoples.
The belief that Jews should have their own nation; Jewish nationalism. Zionism gained much support among Jews and others in the early twentieth century, and the hoped-for nation was established in the late 1940s in Palestine, as the state of Israel. Zionism is opposed by most Arabs. (See Arab-Israeli conflict.)