Haaretz says that the American Jewish lobby has supported Benjamin Netanyahu over John Kerry in demanding that Palestinians recognize Israel as a Jewish state. The New York Times and NPR have both carried water for the Israeli demand, which would scuttle negotiations
Israel is facing a fertility-clinic crisis, with a rapidly dwindling number of donors and a confounding decline in the quality of semen—but doctors are fighting back.
Last week, Israel's right-wing parties condemned U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's remark that it would be a "mistake" to pursue Palestinian recognition of Israel's right to exist as a Jewish state, breaking promises by the Obama administration. Show More Summary
Ministry says diesel to be delivered after lack of fuel forced closure of Palestinian enclave's only power plant.
Marvin Casey’s amazing journey from black, Church-going hip hop dancer to yeshiva student, English/dance instructor in Israel.
Right wing Israeli officials over the weekend expressed rage at US Secretary of State John Kerry for saying that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu should “drop” his demand that the Palestinians recognize Israel…
Private groups and corporations are going beyond political and intellectual pronouncements to take action against hatred, bigotry, and anti-Semitism.
From Alex Kane at Mondoweiss: "The immediate cause of the latest round of fighting in the Gaza Strip, which featured rockets and mortars fired into Israel and air attacks on the coastal enclave, occurred over the last two days. But the...Show More Summary
Israel’s Orthodox Ravers Are On A Holy Mission To Dance : NPR “Na Nach took off about 30 years ago as a countercultural offshoot of the Breslovers, a Hasidic sect that follows the mystical writings of 19th-century Ukrainian rabbi Nachman of Breslov. Their central belief is that happiness is key to a rich relationship with […]
In the midst of violence between Israel and Jordan, Gaza and Lebanon, the Lebanese government in a political deal between left and right has affirmed the right of its citizens to resist Israel violently
Canadian and British PM's reject Israel's Isolation; Obama Accepts It
Major power station forced to shut as Israel closes crossing and restricts deliveries after days of clashes.
Contrary to the all too common BDS narrative against Israel, Chinese academics are eager to collaborate with institutions in the Jewish State.
WASHINGTON — Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the West to stand tough against the Iranian government during negotiations over sanctions and Iran’s nuclear program. Reuters reported that Netanyahu, showing reporters several...Show More Summary
It is Iran and Israel, and also Turkey, which stand to benefit primarily from the unraveling of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in the region. Saudi Arabia is at the top of the list of the targeted countries as a result of any unraveling...Show More Summary
To mark the Jewish holiday of Purim, the Israel Museum of Jerusalem recently opened an exhibition of spooky ritual masks dating back 9,000 years – the oldest artifacts of their kind ever displayed. Photo: Elie Posner/Israel Museum “Face...Show More Summary
Israeli diplomat Arthur Lenk has penned a lengthy rant at the Times of Israel about why he, and his fellow diplomats, are refusing to work. Yes, that's right--much of Israel's diplomatic corps has walked off the job in the midst of airstrikes...Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry's declaration that it's a mistake for Israel to demand Palestinians recognize it as a Jewish state enraged one rocker. Dave Dramain, the lead singer of the heavy metal group Disturbed, let loose on Kerry via Twitter this week. Show More Summary
Tactical move or desperation?