Rooting in the Olympics for Team Israel after being an American fan for many years is like rooting for the underdog of all underdogs, after rooting your whole life for the all-time world champions
My Aliyah continues to be the best decision I've ever made. But with any huge life decision there are peaks and valleys. And this year came with higher peaks and lower valleys than in my first year
Simone, because you are Bernie's new Jewish Outreach Director, you will be known to large swaths of the American population as a "Jewish representative," and that fact makes my stomach turn.
Israel is respected when it cares about it's citizens and world Jewry and not about the world's love
If I love Israel, do I actually have to hate America? What a stupid question, of course not!
Now is the time to wave the flag, stand on a rooftop & scream "Am Yisrael Chai"--We are NOT leaving!
My city isn't like Tel Aviv, Haifa, Beit Shemesh or even Tzfat. My city is Israel's eternal capital.
When Washington mentions a Jewish death in Israel it follows with calls for "restraint on all sides"
The French suffered for trying to see the good in humanity and not for willfully ignoring the bad.
wouldn't it be so nice if Israel could just live in peace? REAL peace...
Here in Israel, the Jewish state, we are blessedly not the "other" and this is great and this is bad
As an underqualified but highly motivated Aliyah tour guide, I thought I’d give my perspective on the transportation system here in Israel. Please read...
I've decided to move away from my safety net-and I wouldn't change that decision for anything.
I'm a realist; When an enemy screams "Death to Israel! Death to America!" I take it seriously.
Moving to Israel seems crazy but this week's my first "aliyaversary," my Aliyah anniversary! WOW!
Jerusalem, mentioned 700 times in the Torah and not once in Koran, apparently isn't Israel's capital
Today is one year since the "3 boys" Eyal, Gilad and Naftali were kidnapped and killed by terrorists
Hill's Israel concert was selling tickets for months. Had she even planned a concert in Ramallah?
By not standing you are drawing distinctions between religious & secular, AND religious & religious.
One exciting element of traveling is that it was my first time ever doing so as a dual-citizen!