If there's one thing that Keshet International knows, it's how to make an entrance. The Israeli company that has offices in the UK and LA, considerably boosted its global profile at this time last year with the much-hyped debut of Rising Star. Show More Summary
Since Operation Protective Edge began in Gaza in early July, Israel has strengthened economic relationships with its closest allies. Within days of the air campaign starting, the U.S. and Israel penned a mutual recognition customs agreement which will lift screening barriers and tariffs. Show More Summary
UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are pulling out from four positions and a camp on the Syrian side of the Israel-Syria border due to a severe deterioration of security in the region. The decision to pull blue-helmeted observers back to the Israeli side of the Golan Heights comes after recent clashes between members of […]
Sam Harris’s new book, Waking Up is about being spiritual without being religious. In a related blog post, Harris addressed a question he is often asked about Israel, a state based on religion. “We have to get out of the religion business,” Dr. Harris told me, and that applies to states like Israel. But he [...]
In dealing with the Palestinians, the West expects Israel to perform like a Western nation-state; so a careful examination of just exactly what a nation-state is, required.
By Ahron Bregman, King’s College London via The Conversation In 1988, I was in Kathmandu in Nepal when I found out that war was raging in the occupied territories; it would soon…
By Juan Cole During the recent Israeli war on the Gaza Strip, a controversy broke out in Turkey about whether Turkish Jews were required to condemn Israel’s actions, as some pro-Palestinian Turks…
Ira Israel, on lusting after what we don't have. The post Is All Great Passion Based On Utter Dysfunctionality??? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
It is fitting that the mixed Jewish-Arab city of Akko, Israel, will be the very first place outside the United States where Bill Strickland, president and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation, will open an affiliate of his successful nonprofit arts, education and job training centers. Show More Summary
Cohen: At the age of 91, Henry Kissinger has published yet another book — his 17th in 60 years, according to his biographer Walter Isaacson. In that sense, “World Order” is something of a miracle, but it is also a swell read. So, I initially...Show More Summary
Hizballah plans to dispatch scores of terrorists into Israel while striking civilian communities with missiles in a future war that could last months, a senior Israeli source told reporters. The terrorist organization's confidence grew, based on experience gained from its military intervention in Syria on behalf of dictator Bashar al-Assad. Show More Summary
Photo via Dezeen Spotted in a roundup of "11 lesser-known Brutalist buildings that helped define the movement" is this wonderfully strange Town Hall in Bat Yam, Israel. "It may be a bit of a stretch to refer to this beguiling...
Lady Gaga performs on stage with her surprise guest Tony Bennett during her artRave: The ARTPOP Ball Tour on Saturday (September 13) in Tel Aviv, Israel. The 28-year-old singer performed the song “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” alongside Tony. The track is featured on their new album Cheek to Cheek, in stores on [...]
But is it just Bibi playing politics or a real threat?
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By James Murphy: Wix.com (NASDAQ:WIX) is a leading do-it-yourself website development platform. It was founded in Israel in 2006 and has since emerged as a global leader in the space with over 50M global users. Wix filed for its IPO and started trading publicly on November 6, 2013, giving every investor the opportunity to be a part of the company. Show More Summary
Scotland's First Minister and independence campaign leader Alex Salmond has been blasted for comparing the democratically elected government of Israel and the terrorist organisation ISIS following the beheading of British aid working David Haines. Show More Summary
Peacekeepers monitoring Syrian side of disputed border with Israel relocates after recent clashes with fighters.
Most Americans don't want the U.S. backing Israel to the hilt.
A 5,000 year old monument has been identified near the Sea of Galilee