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

Qaddafi’s Captive

When Israeli artist Rafram Chaddad visited Libya to document its once-thriving Jewish community, he was accused of espionage and put in jail. Now free, he tells of his five months in captivity.

Lieberman May Leave if Rotem Bill Isn’t Passed

We wouldn’t want that

Israel Disney

The Walt Disney Company and an Israeli movie-theater chain announced plans last week to build a Disney theme park in Haifa. An artist imagines what it will look like.

Daybreak: Clinton Boasts of Iran Gains

Plus Loughner in court, and more in the news

Safe Houses

A prominent Israeli rabbi wants to protect Israel by forbidding Jews from renting and selling property to non-Jews

Russian Arc

Yuli Edelstein, Israel’s minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora, says Russian Jews, contrary to belief, vote with the Israeli mainstream

Daybreak: Talmud for all

Plus Israel to withdraw from Ghajar, and more in the news

Resisting ‘Re-Ghettoization’

Lunch with Yossi Klein Halevi

Israel Snubs UK Over War Crimes Law

But in other news, James Bond may go to Tel Aviv

Monsters Breeding

The foiled Yemeni bomb plot shows why anti-Semitism isn’t only about Jews

Bibi Moderates on Loyalty Oath

New bill would require pledge of Jews, too

‘Declaration of Loyalty’

Your weekly dose of Israelispeak

Daybreak: You Better Recognize

Plus the Bibi-Lieberman bickering, and more in the news

Under Oath

Israel’s controversial new oath of allegiance reflects the reality of sectarian politics in the Middle East

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