Bird-brained conspiracy theories keep a tenacious foothold in the Arab Middle East, where science lags behind the West
Agents of Influence counsels the young emir of the wealthy Arab nation who must decide how to use his powerful TV network
An ambitious new high-tech industrial park doubles as an initiative to bring more Arabs into the Israeli economy
Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality
On a kibbutz south of Tel Aviv, medical marijuana helps soothe the pain of cancer patients and Holocaust survivors
Who owns the widespread and influential new Arab media, source of much of our news about the region?
The IDF’s veteran commanders fear that easier access to Internet and softer treatment of new recruits create lax fighters
Can the mayor hold on in the next elections and continue his drive to pull the ancient city into the 21st century?
Agents of Influence: With the nation divided, in turmoil, and lacking hope for peaceful prosperity, a Middle East neighbor has reason to fear
The notorious political assassination, still unsolved 80 years later, is instrumental in in keeping Israeli politics sane
The last time China and the Jewish state drew close, the United States drove them apart. Now there’s even more at stake.
Israeli battery-swapping venture burns through millions in capital without changing the world. What went wrong?
As Israel debates conscription for Haredi Jews, one rabbi may decide whether the community peacefully integrates
Al-Monitor, a D.C.-based website, publishes Washington bigwigs, Israeli columnists, and, worryingly, Hezbollah-aligned writers