Large parts of Florida are suffering from severe drought, and hurricane season threatens to make things worse.
CAPE TOWN (JTA) — The BDS movement in South Africa welcomed the reported cancellation of an upcoming water conference featuring Israel’s ambassador to the country. But Israel’s embassy in South Africa denied the reported cancellation was BDS-related. Israel’s ambassador to South Africa, Arthur Lenk, was reportedly to participate in the conference about South Africa’s water crisis, scheduled for… More ▸
By Ben Sales
Israel’s once perpetual water shortage looks to be mostly over thanks to a mix of technology, policy changes and public awareness campaigns. Here’s what California could learn from that success. More ▸
By Talia Lavin
Inspired by the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — and the IDF’s hummus-based version — some Gazans have created a social-media campaign that asks supporters to douse themselves in rubble. More ▸