Daybreak: Israelis Return Home from Bulgaria

Plus cooking with Cel-Ray soda

Daniel Silva’s Crystal Ball

The novelist’s work regularly foreshadows actual events. In his latest book, the action finally shifts to Israel.

Cartoon Politics

New graphic novels by Harvey Pekar and Guy Delisle illustrate different takes on the Israeli-Palestinian mess

How to Handle Unsolicited Mail

Porn and bibles: A lesson for MK Michael Ben Ari

Postscript: Rav Elyashiv

The highly influential rabbi and power broker was mentored by Rav Kook

Bulgaria Attack Round-Up

Iran, Argentina, an Israeli response and more

The Breakdown: Mofaz vs. Kardashian

Analyzing the break-ups

Jews, Abortion, and Wichita’s Wailing Wall

A Jewish-themed anti-abortion monument grows in Kansas

Settlement University Approved

A new school in Ariel is funded by the state, even though it doesn’t fall under Israeli jurisdiction

Fun at Camp

What summer camp with Hamas looks like

Parties Fight For Dem-Leaning Jewish Voters

New report finds tilt even as both sides make their cases—to everyone

Why Israel Won’t Bomb Iran

At least until the U.S. presidential election, Netanyahu won’t risk angering Obama

Pink Floyd’s Toxic Waters

As a 16-year-old Israeli, I loved The Wall. At Yankee Stadium last week, I saw its moral failure.

Israel’s Grittiest Founder

Yitzhak Shamir, who died Saturday, was maligned for his politics. But his bitter realism was prescient.

Israel’s African Problem

Israel was founded on the belief that refugees deserve a safe haven. Does that apply to Jews only?

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