Plus Richard Ben Cramer dies at 62
An effort to revive the symbolic Israeli ship
Israelis are pessimistic, Iranians were involved
21 injured in attack; Fatah’s West Bank al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigade claims responsibility
Describing the indescribable
Progress made on ceasefire, but distance remains
Looking back on this week and looking nervously forward
Plus Tel Aviv bomb shelters opened, 16,000 reservists called up, and more
Bloomberg issues statement on Operation Pillar of Defense
Reports that Rishon Letzion, Jaffa have been hit by Hamas rockets
Sabich, the ultimate Israeli street food, has made a legend out of quirky store-owner Oved Daniel
A letter from Tel Aviv on the impact of Obama re-election
At NOLA bakery, Israelis sample pecan pie and buttermilk biscuits—with a side order of American culture
Tel Aviv’s fashion week is torn in two, but politicization has been stitched into the country’s fabric since 1949
I’ve taught my children to love Israel. This summer, I tried to start a more complicated conversation.
The ‘Homeland’ star flirts with Tel Aviv
Tel-Aviv-based band Men of North Country has become a neo-Mod sensation in London
Judaism’s wheel has many spokes
Israel’s main library remains underfunded and short on staff, even as neighboring cultural institutions thrive
Half-Jewish rocker to make an extended first stay
Plus, United States pushes back on Iran intelligence report
Days after being stabbed in a Tel Aviv café, my African student remains determined to learn the Aleph-Bet
The former Smiths star wraps himself in the degel in Tel Aviv
Illegally occupy land, get politely moved. Protest for social justice, get beaten. I’m joining the protesters.
Supporters want to know how to assist the Jewish state. Here’s a way: Back Tel Aviv’s tent city protesters.
Select stops from our last days on Birthright
After an anti-Semitic incident at boarding school, I denied being Jewish for years. Israel is changing things.
Israeli Asaf Hanuka crashes the party in Paris, as the comic-strip-obsessed city hosts Spiegelman and Crumb
Plus the problem with the new Arabic Talmud, and more