is JTA's Israel correspondent.
January 26, 2015 1:02pm
Israel is no stranger to heated political rhetoric, but this election is shaping up to be a fierce one, with the leading parties taking aim not merely at their rivals’ policies but at their Zionist commitment.
January 21, 2015 3:49am
The assailant stabbed passengers and the driver before he was shot and apprehended by members of the Israel Prison Service.
January 20, 2015 8:04am
The party that gets the most votes won’t necessarily lead the government.
January 19, 2015 2:10pm
The 45-year-old hairdresser from Acre is unbothered by Israeli settlements, unmoved by Palestinian nationalist hopes and fought to enlist her children in the Israeli army.
January 19, 2015 1:49pm
The former Israeli president and prime minister said he is confident in France’s ability to fight anti-Semitism on its own soil and that immigration to Israel should be encouraged for positive reasons, not only as a response to persecution.
January 19, 2015 11:43am
Remember that Hillary Clinton ad from 2008, the one where it’s 3 a.m. and the White House phone is ringing? It didn’t work for Clinton, but three Israeli parties are hoping they’ll have better luck.
January 13, 2015 10:09am
Netanyahu’s maneuvers at last week’s rally in Paris has inspired Push Bibi, an Israeli variation on Frogger.
January 12, 2015 4:08pm
A Jerusalem organization has launched a culinary training program for Orthodox men hoping for careers in the city’s bustling restaurant scene.
January 5, 2015 1:51pm
The Chicago-born Ben Ammi Ben-Israel, who died last week at 75, lived to see members of his African Hebrew community gain permanent residency in Israel.
December 31, 2014 11:42am
Five Israeli campaign spots you won’t want to miss.