Zionism is now a "four letter word." This came about because anti-Zionists have used it extensively in slogans like "Zionism is Racism." Real Zionists became ashamed of the word "Zionism," and decided that it was outmoded, while a few extremists adopted the term to apply only to themselves - advocates of Greater Israel, supporters of Rabbi Kahana and apologists for Yigal Amir (assassin of PM Rabin).
...your blog is really interesting but don't you think calling it Fresno Zionism turns off a lot of possible readers?"
to take ownership of the concept of Zionism from those who use it as a term of abuse.
What I'm struggling to do is in effect to say "This is a Zionist point of view" (not the Zionist point of view, a Zionist point of view).