Truly old cities become fossilized, but they still always seem on the verge of being tipped over.
The Syrian crisis has deteriorated into a regional sectarian war, increasingly creeping over Syrian borders and into Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, Israel, and Jordan.
Apology Letter to Mrs S.
Iranians voted for Hassan Rouhani because they believe that the internal human rights situation will improve under a non-hardliner.
There have been a growing number of accounts of atrocities carried out by rogue elements of the Syrian Free Army.
מִבְרֶשֶׁת שִׁנַּיִם listen and repeat A tooth is a שֵׁן (listen and repeat), while teeth are שִׁנַּיִם (listen and repeat) (a double form, even though many teeth...
"Colony construction on Palestinian land was the main reason for the breakdown of US-sponsored negotiations in 2010."
It can be hard to get people to read full-length articles, especially about obscure dimensions of the incomprehensible Middle East and its never ending conflicts...
Any ideology whose logic is followed to its final conclusion leads to a horrifying and unlivable society.
Rav Lopiansky tries to actually answer some of the questions I have publicly asked about the current Charedi opposition to drafting Charedim into the army.
For some, guilt by association is actual guilt. For these people, who you know and with whom you associate determine your credibility.
The Holocaust teaches us that normal cultural and "moral" values are ignored when the victims are Jews.
Such myopic and at times obsessive focus on Israeli culpability is part of a pattern at the Guardian.
“Themes of exile and redemption are central to Jewish poetry, reaching new heights of poetic expression in the works of the Golden Age of Spain.”
For now, I want to write about the hotels where I stayed here.
Not so long ago, Diane Sawyer dutifully informed her viewers that "Bashar Assad is ready to work with the United States."
A 32-year-old man, believed to be of Somali origin, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is currently in custody.
One of the arguments Jonathan makes is that we here in the United States ought to ‘not mix in’ to the issues affecting Charedim in Israel.
Socialism, like most systems of government derived from it, has enshrined control as an end in and of itself.
Deputy Minister of Finance Mickey Levy (Yesh Atid) said at a Tel Aviv conference that "The Benefits Party is over". "Entire populations do not take...