Eylon Aslan-Levy holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Cambridge. He wrote his master's thesis on the exodus of Jewish refugees from Arab lands in Israeli foreign policy. He is a former lone soldier in the Israel Defense Forces. Follow him on Twitter @EylonALevy.
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The Most In-Your-Face Political Ad Ever For the Israeli Left Just Dropped. Here’s What It Means.

With a Trumpian message, Israeli mogul turned politician Erel Margalit has joined the race to lead the Labor party and remake the Israeli left

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University Debaters Asked to Justify Palestinian Terrorism Against Israeli Civilians

A controversial motion at the U.S. Universities Debating Championship in Atlanta sparked walkouts and, apparently, tears

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Investigative Report Shows Israeli NGO ‘Breaking the Silence’ Gathering Classified Military Intel

Prime Minister Netanyahu said Breaking the Silence crossed ‘another red line,’ but the organization is claiming to be the victim of a right-wing witch-hunt

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University of Cambridge Students Read From 14th Century Torah Scroll at Morning Service

Unearthed by referencing a 1926 catalogue, the scroll is believed to have origins in Yemen. How it made its way to England, however, is a mystery.

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Did Britain Just Ban Boycotts of Israel? Not Quite.

Contrary to what you may have heard, the UK government did not pass a law barring BDS. But they did strengthen legal arguments against it.

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Talking Israeli Politics? There’s a Dialect for That

In Israel, a common language does not mean a common dialogue. And Israelis love to argue. Here’s a linguistic guide to help you traverse those moments.

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Far-Right Movement’s Campaign Names Israeli Cultural ‘Moles’

After Im Tirtzu’s new McCarthyesque campaign was slammed across the Israeli political spectrum, its chairman called it a ‘mistake’

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Embrace the Ivrit

The Academy of the Hebrew Language has released a new set of words intended to help Israelis lean less on English. Will it catch on?

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Israeli Debate Teams Achieve Record Showing at World University Championship

Israel showed that it is well on its way to becoming a debating powerhouse after breaking through against native English-speaking teams

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Aliyah Numbers Rise, but Majority Coming From Just Three Countries

New data from The Jewish Agency reveals that 70 percent of Olim came from France, Russia, and Ukraine in 2015. What does this mean for immigration to Israel in the long run?

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Poll: Jews in Britain Are Viewed Favorably

A new study from pollster YouGov paints a comparatively positive picture of the way Jews are perceived in the U.K. despite increasing tension in the region

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Farewell, Old Chaps. Shalom, Olim.

British Jews making aliyah aren’t part of a trend: they’re bucking it

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Israeli Expats Living in the U.K. Get Political

New efforts to mobilize a scattered community gain traction

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Crisis of Confidence for British Jewry

Britain’s Jews cope with anti-Semitic backlash triggered by Gaza operation

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Why Europe Has Trouble Fighting Anti-Semitism

Three reasons it has difficulty facing up to anti-Jewish hate

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Cartoon Distorts Israeli Military Operation

U.K. newspaper The Independent publishes incendiary image

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