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One Photographer’s Quest to Capture the Humans of Tel Aviv, One Snapshot at a Time

A late-comer to social media, Erez Kaganovitz became a Facebook sensation for training his lens on the people of his city

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Tel Aviv Crowned World’s Vegan Capital

Forget the shawarma: These days, Israel is all about the plant-based diet

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Farewell to Kolnoa Allenby, Tel Aviv’s Temple of Nightlife

For a few blissful hours, you could escape reality and feel nothing but the beat of the music

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Nicole Krauss’ Dark Forest, aka the Tel Aviv Hilton

Bookworm: Entering the multiverse of alternate selves, a dissociative nightmare, to find a way in the woods

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Elisheva Bikhovsky, One of the Greatest Poets in the Modern Hebrew Language, Wasn’t Jewish

A casualty of a naïve belief in Israel’s potential to adopt a secular Hebrew culture beyond Judaism’s defining religious difference, the Russian-born writer was also revived as a feminist icon in the 1970s

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Radiohead Rocks Tel Aviv

Playing its longest concert in 11 years, the band shuts down the BDS bullies with a gorgeous rendition of ‘Karma Police’

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Watch Radiohead Rehearsing in Tel Aviv

Refusing to succumb to BDS, the band rocks HaYarkon Park

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Britney Spears to Israel: Jerusalem is Toxic

Ditches Bibi, hates the Kotel, loves shopping—the pop star is the ultimate Tel Avivian

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Pickles and Prose

Tel Aviv literary events bring together sour food and sour stories, with sweet results

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My Tel Aviv Fashion Week

The founder of Paper magazine takes a junket to the Holyland, where designers are trying to reconcile the competing demands of play and pray

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A Song About Israel

An American ballad, on the Jewish state’s Independence Day

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When Radiohead Played Tel Aviv in ’93

Artists supporting BDS are urging Radiohead to cancel its summer show in Tel Aviv, but that’s unlikely to happen: the British rockers have a long-standing connection to Israel

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The Cycle of Violence Must End!

Israel must stop provoking Palestinian violence by welcoming cancer patients, pursuing peace initiatives

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A Britney Concert in Tel Aviv—Her First—Is Pushing Back an Israeli Election

The Labor Party primaries have been postponed for a day because of traffic concerns and a lack of available security guards

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In Florida We Trust

Episode 78: Miami Jewish Film Festival director Igor Shteyrenberg and Rocco’s Tacos restaurateur Rocco Mangel, recorded live in West Palm Beach

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Tel Aviv’s Summer Concert Scene Is Lit

From Radiohead to Justin Bieber to Guns N’ Roses, the stars are a-comin’ to Israel

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Trump Picks Hard-Liner David M. Friedman as U.S. Ambassador to Israel

An attorney and long-time Trump ally, Friedman has no diplomatic experience, does not believe in a two-state solution, and supports settlements in Palestinian territories

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Biebs Returning to Israel With ‘Purpose’

Justin Bieber is performing in Tel Aviv in May. No word yet as to which Hebrew tattoo he’ll get this time around, or whether or not he’ll meet with Bibi in the Holy Land.

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Golden Bibi Effigy Pops Up in Rabin Square, Only To Be Torn Down

An Israeli guerrilla artist wowed Tel Avivians by erecting a golden statue of Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, leading Israel’s left and right into public disagreement

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The Chosen Ones: An Interview With Maira Kalman

The writer and illustrator on celebrating Judaism, the ‘magical place’ that is Tel Aviv, and why it’s essential to have a sense of humor

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The Lost and the Saved

A photographic journey in search of an Israeli family she never knew she had

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The Tel Aviv Synagogue That Never Grows Old

The unlikely story and struggles of 126 Ben Yehuda, a synagogue founded by Zionist pioneers and revived by young Jewish immigrants, in the heart of Israel’s most secular city

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Three Female Israeli Artists Use Buried Personal Histories to Counter Zionist Myths

Michal Baror, Tamar Nissim, and Maya Zack go digging in archives

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The Terrorist In Your Living Room

Israeli police officer lets Tel Aviv shooter into his home, offers him water before realizing his true identity

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Palestinian Gunmen Kill Four People in Tel Aviv Café

The terror attack occurred in Tel Aviv’s Sarona Market. Police identified the assailants, who are now in police custody, as 21-year-old cousins from the West Bank.

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The Zionist Monk Who Teaches Israelis How To Speak Arabic

A 90-year-old Catholic is the author of numerous textbooks and dictionaries on the colloquial dialect of the Palestinians

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It’s a Bard, It’s a Plane …

It’s Unorthodox! Featuring Sex With Shakespeare author Jillian Keenan and writer and comic-book enthusiast Jeff Yang, whose son stars on ABC’s Fresh Off the Boat

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Stop the Bus!

The world’s largest bus station, and a bus driver who wanted to be God, on today’s Israel Story

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Mourning the Loss of Taylor Force

An American graduate student and former U.S. Army officer was stabbed to death by a Palestinian terrorist in Tel Aviv

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Bow Before the (Burger) King

Why do Israelis—who mock Tel Aviv’s Burger King—eat prefab burgers in a town so rich in edible treasures?

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