Israelis usually win the International Bible Contest. But one year, two young Americans defied the odds in a televised showdown.
And none embodied the biblical worldview more, or had more political agility, than Menachem Begin, who has no real heirs
Daniel Gordis examines the legacy of the Israeli statesman who fled the Holocaust, fought the Mandate, and made peace with Egypt
Carter thought he was a psycho, but the man the British called ‘Terrorist No. 1’ proved himself to be a canny negotiator
The notorious political assassination, still unsolved 80 years later, is instrumental in in keeping Israeli politics sane