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Foreigner takes Tel Aviv – without its only original member

Foreigner takes Tel Aviv – without its only original member

They were juke box heroes, they showed us what love is and they were hot blooded. But the band that took the stage at the Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv on Saturday night, was more of a tribute act than a Foreigner 40th anniversary tour. That‘s because the last […]

Uber removes driver who kicked out Israeli diplomat in Chicago from app

Uber removes driver who kicked out Israeli diplomat in Chicago from app

An Uber driver who ordered an Israeli diplomat to leave his vehicle in the middle of Chicago traffic for speaking Hebrew has been barred from the transportation service. Israel’s deputy consul general to the Midwest, Itay Milner, took to social media on Thursday night to express his shock and dismay. […]

Israel almost shot down Russian jet in Syria, says former defense minister

Israel almost shot down Russian jet in Syria, says former defense minister

The Israel Air Force came close to shooting down a Russian Air Force jet that was headed toward Israeli airspace in 2015, former defense minister Moshe Ya’alon said in an interview on Saturday. “At the very beginning of the Russian presence [in Syria], there was a case where one Russian […]

Hezbollah strong-arms Lebanese elections

Hezbollah strong-arms Lebanese elections

Hezbollah, with its armed militants and Iranian-aligned leadership, headed to the Lebanese polls on Sunday. Hassan Nasrallah is still leading the party. The Lebanese have debated whether the elections will bring to power any new, younger faces or simply give another rubber stamp to the old-style sectarian politics that have […]

Post-Brexit Israel

Post-Brexit Israel

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A Listening Ear and a Heart for Your Autistic Child

A Listening Ear and a Heart for Your Autistic Child

The story of a mother who gave birth to an autistic child. Maagalim means circles in the Hebrew language. , a not for profit organization, has many goals, among which is to provide every individual who has special needs support and friendship and the inclusion he or she deserves. Her […]

Why New Book, Judaism, Zionism and the Land of Israel, Fills a Void

Why New Book, Judaism, Zionism and the Land of Israel, Fills a Void

For decades, Rabbi Yotav Eliach, esteemed principal of Rambam Mesivta High School in Long Island, has accumulated his teachings, writings, and those of many other scholars and rabbinical authorities, tracking the history of Israel. His mission was not just to chronicle the dispossession and repossession of a people, as Walter […]

Yet another reason you should behave correctly

Yet another reason you should behave correctly

People are not perfect. People do foolish things. Both these pithy statements are true, oh so true. But we should strive to aim for near-perfection, at least part of the time. And we should strive to do wise things, not foolish things. The Torah offers us a number of people, […]

The first massacre of innocent Jews before the Holocaust

The first massacre of innocent Jews before the Holocaust

At the beginning of the 20th century drastic social and political processes developed in the Caucasus. The First World War left a deep mark on the history of this region. Unprepared for the World war, Russia  suffered huge loss of life and financial damage. A socio-political downfall led to the […]

Yes show ‘On The Spectrum‘ wins top prize at SeriesMania

Yes show ‘On The Spectrum‘ wins top prize at SeriesMania

The upcoming Israeli TV series On The Spectrum won the top prize at the SeriesMania competition in France on Saturday night. The Yes show, which is slated to premiere in Israel later this month, features three 20-something roommates with autism and their attempts to navigate the world. Be the first […]