The Rise to Power of "The Son of the Lion"
Throughout the early 20th century, Jewish diplomats such as Chaim Weizmann spent decades working to gain international support for a Jewish state. At the same time, another man was in Palestine building that state from the ground up. To his friends and colleagues, he was known simply as "the old man". To the rest of the world, he's remembered as the founder and father of the State of Israel... David Ben-Gurion.