A draft text of the Democratic party’s platform on Israel sets forth a ‘parallel acknowledgement of Israeli and Palestinian rights.’ But it doesn’t go as far as some would have liked.
Israel’s ‘king of comedy’ takes you on a guided tour of the country’s best satires and sketches
Next up? The Olympics in Rio.
Following an Israeli news report that 88 percent of Israel’s female lawmakers experienced harassment, MKs who told their stories hope they sent an empowering message to women
Israel’s envoy to the UN makes history as he will chair the UN’s Sixth Committee, which interprets legal questions in the General Assembly
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu visited Moscow this week, where he met with Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflict in Syria and receive a once-captured IDF tank
The battle for an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall continues, as Lesley Sachs was arrested in Jerusalem Tuesday
The Nobel prize-winning author called the Jerusalem mayor a ‘phenomenal personality, schemer, finagler, and arranger’ who ‘towers over most of the political figures I have known.’
After entering the contest as a joke, PingPong was disavowed by Israeli authorities after a controversial performance
A 90-year-old Catholic is the author of numerous textbooks and dictionaries on the colloquial dialect of the Palestinians
The organization Zikaron Basalon helps facilitate tributes to the Shoah through song, testimony, and discussion
The StreetWise podcast from TLV1 in Israel tells us how the word ‘sho’a’ is being used in a number of contexts
The supermodel’s swimsuit ad for an Israeli clothing company was recently deemed too racy for prime time TV
A group of Israeli college students are using social media to bolster Israel’s image, to make it, er, yummier
Inspired by the educational process in Israel, Liore Alroy, a businessman from New Jersey, has created a immersive playgroup for toddlers to help them learn Hebrew
A controversial motion at the U.S. Universities Debating Championship in Atlanta sparked walkouts and, apparently, tears
Why did Likud invite Heinz-Christian Strache, who has been accused of anti-Semitism in the past?
One photographer asks, can architecture create a better society?
Saudi Arabia, one of most powerful militaristic countries in the Middle East, now controls the Strait of Tiran, Israel’s outlet to the Red Sea. It’s significant that Israel doesn’t seem to be concerned.
Dispatch from a meeting of Sephardi leaders with the Palestinian President
Contrary to the fulminations of the radical anti-Zionist left and hawkish pro-Israel right, Sanders’s mistake had nothing to do with his being anti-Israel, and everything to do with his not knowing much about foreign policy