Shoshana Kordova is an editor and translator at the English edition of Haaretz. She grew up in New Jersey and has been living in Israel since 2001.
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Suspicions

This Week in Israel: Civil Defense simulates a two-front war, the Netanya gas explosion goes under review, cost-of-living concerns reach the Knesset, a former army bodyguard pleads his case, Labor adds to its ranks, and more

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Readings

This Week in Israel: Netanyahu visits Berlusconi, an American-Israeli student is arrested in Egypt, rising cottage-cheese prices cause protests, Book Week begins, and more

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National Pride

This Week in Israel: Obama and Netanyahu spar, a conglomerate is slapped for sales to Iran, the IDF changes uniforms, an Israeli wins at Cannes, and more

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Disasters

This week in Israel: borders are breached, a truck runs amok, Netanyahu tests the waters, Barak stands accused, and rabbis fireproof the Sabbath

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Games

This week in Israel: Shalit’s family stages a different kind of protest, Mossad speculates on war with Iran, and Maccabi fans get stranded at the airport

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Deals

This week in Israel: Bin Laden makes waves, Hamas and Fatah sign a deal, a former president prepares for prison, and El Al’s first female captain takes off

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Brokers

This week in Israel: Fatah and Hamas come to an agreement, Palestinian police kill an Israeli worshiper in the West Bank, and the royal wedding raises flags in Modi’in

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Wreckage

This week in Israel: ‘Iron Dome’ missile defense protects Ashkelon, Lieberman flushes and prepares for indictment, a train crashes, Justin Bieber gets tangled up, and more

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Turns

This week in Israel: Goldstone concedes a mistake, social workers end their strike, doctors start one, a Palestinian engineer is accused of terror, the state warns against Egyptian vacations, and more

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High Time

This week in Israel: Bibi’s off-budget luxury travel, a portable anti-missile system, Daylight Saving controversy, a new chief for the Shin Bet, anti-Lieberman protests, and more

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Strikes

This week in Israel: A bomb in Jerusalem returns terrorism to the capital, rockets in the Negev could prompt Cast Lead 2, a former president goes to jail, social workers demonstrate for higher wages, and more

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Israelispeak: The Quiz!

How well do you know your Hebrew phrases?

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Sex and Violence

Or should that be ‘Love and Guns’?

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Settle Down

Israelis have a hard time settling differences, let alone settlements

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Breaking Free

Let’s call this a party

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After Shabbat

All good things must come to an end

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Haredization

In Israel, gentrification is about religion, not class

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‘Filipinit’

For the Christmas spirit, Israelis look to their Filipino caregivers

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On Fire

A tragedy in Israel lets the ‘ethnic genie’ out of the bottle

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Cast Lead

What the Gaza operation and dreidels have in common

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Refugees

Are foreigners welcome in Israel?

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On Strike

Is organized labor protest divinely ordained?

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‘Politi’

In Israel, ‘politics’ is not politics as usual

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Abducted

Your weekly dose of Israelispeak

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‘The Peace Process’

Your weekly dose of Israelispeak

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‘Declaration of Loyalty’

Your weekly dose of Israelispeak

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Israelispeak

Test your knowledge. Take the quiz.

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‘After the Holidays’

Your weekly dose of Israelispeak

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