For one of the founding practitioners of Israel’s cross-dressing performance art—chased out to Tel Aviv by ultra-Orthodox antipathy—Purim is just another day to do battle for her right to be her
Two giant pandas may soon be living in the Haifa Zoo
While Palestinian death toll from Israeli air strikes on Gaza reaches 42
Third incident in north of Israel in past two weeks
What some of the smart folks are saying
Plus Haifa airport evacuated, third Iron Dome battery moves north
Hotels and restaurants may lose certification for X-mas and New Year’s events
A dispatch from the war’s end
A fan scours record collections from Marrakech to Montreal for music by Morocco’s bygone Jewish pop stars
Can a gritty Haifa street-art collective bring its wild Israeli style to the chic London galleries inhabited by D*face, JR, and Banksy?
Thousands of Israeli Arabs are moving into Jewish towns seeking affordable housing and better quality of life. A warm welcome rarely awaits them.
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.
Hillel Halkin tries to untangle the roots of his adopted hometown