Did the Hashomer Hatzair socialist Zionist youth movement that sent Bernie Sanders to Kibbutz Sha'ar Ha'amakim in 1963 form his views on Israel?
On Wednesday, Gideon Raff—the Emmy Award–winning executive producer of the hit TV show Homeland and a former Israel Defense Forces paratrooper—will join PETA and honorary hosts Reps. Raúl Grijalva... The post ‘Homeland’ Exec Producer Gideon Raff to Lead PETA’s Congressional Briefing on Animal-Free Military Training appeared first on PETA.
Three members of the Joint List—the third largest faction in Israel— were suspended from Knesset today for visiting the homes of East Jerusalem Palestinian families whose relatives carried out attacks against Israelis in recent weeks. Hanin Zoabi and Basel Ghattas will be barred from Knesset meetings for four months, and Jamal Zahalka for two.
JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel may be unable to reach a new defense aid agreement with the Obama administration and could wait for the next U.S. president to secure better terms, a senior Israeli official said on Monday in a veiled rebuke signaling a snag in negotiations.
Sexist military regalia, trashing intermarried American Jews and outrageous race-based wages highlight this week's Israel Incitement Watch. Some of the worst examples of hateful incitement to come out of Israel in the past week were directed against women. Show More Summary
On Sunday, Israel Gutierrez and Amin Elhassan were co-hosting their “Izzy & Amin” ESPN Radio show talking about the Super Bowl when they got heated over Peyton Manning (who doesn’t these days). It got to the point where Elhassan decided to walk off the show leaving Gutierrez to fly solo for a short period. Show More Summary
The town of Nazareth in Israel, where Jesus Christ is said to have grown up, is preparing to host the Roman Catholic World Day of the Sick event Thursday, to honor the infirm and their caretakers.
Advocates of boycotting Israel are under attack in California, New York, Indiana, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Florida. Most of the bills under consideration would penalize people or businesses that support the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel over human rights violations. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Vassar faculty-sponsored anti-Israel event erupts in controversy: Invited speaker accuses Israel of scientific experiment in “stunting” growth of Palestinian bodies. Two observations: (1) The most observable...Show More Summary
Israel and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) may reach an agreement on the creation of a free trade zone in the next few months, Israeli Charge d’Affaires in Russia Alex Goldman-Shayman said Monday.
The possible restoration of diplomatic ties between Israel and Turkey will not have a negative impact on Israel's relations with Russia, Israeli Charge d’Affaires in Russia Alex Goldman-Shayman said Monday.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel plans to increase the number of entry permits it grants to Palestinian workers, Palestinian and Israeli sources said on Monday, in a drive to ease economic hardship that has contributed to a wave of Palestinian attacks.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies toward the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing.
According to the Israeli charge d’affaires in Russia, Israel isn't ready to renew diplomatic relations with Turkey.
The solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict lies in direct talks between the two peoples, according to the Israeli Charge d’Affaires in Russia.
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – An Arabic site that aggregates Facebook and other social media postings reports that Israeli officials are filled with anxiety and consternation about the…
Ma’an News Agency | – – JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — The European Union on Saturday called on Israel to stop demolishing Palestinian homes in the occupied West Bank, and reiterated “the EU’s firm…
Israel is reviewing the possibility of launching two pipeline ventures to export gas to Turkey and Greece, Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz said Sunday.
This year's Oscars swag bag is worth a WHOPPING record $232,000. Among items like a $55,000 trip to Israel and $45,000 worth of Audi A4 rentals is a roll of Joseph’s Toiletries luxury toilet paper, valued at $275 each. Argh. Remember that gem? Yes, Gwyneth uses it. What's great is you can use…
Photos: Israel Gonzalez/Miguel Cotto Promotions Any hope that the experienced Mexican Jose Araiza might make Alberto “Explosivo” Machado work on Saturday night vanished at the 2:59 mark of the very first round when a tremendous left hook by the Monte … Continue reading ? The post Machado, Cotto annihilate foes in one appeared first on Boxing News.