Cabinet not following IDF’s advice

Cabinet not following IDF’s advice

On Palestinians, a wide gulf between the army and the Cabinet – Amos Harel – Haaretz 26.11.15 Before the current wave of violence began, the IDF called to significantly ease restrictions on the West Bank, but the government sees things differently. Read...
8 facts you never knew about Albert Einstein

8 facts you never knew about Albert Einstein

8 facts you never knew about Albert Einstein – Tess Cutler – Tablet Magazine 25.11.15 25 November 2015 marked 100 years since the Nobel Prize-winning physicist delivered his groundbreaking General Theory of Relativity Read and listen here (video 3.00 min)...
Israel to displace thousands of Bedouin citizens

Israel to displace thousands of Bedouin citizens

Israel to displace thousands of Palestinian Bedouins – Aljazeera 25.11.15 Plan allows for the construction of five new Jewish-only communities, two of which are on lands of Bedouin villages. Read report here And see: Court rulings -v- Bedouin realities July 30, 2015...
Last ingathering of the Ethiopians?

Last ingathering of the Ethiopians?

Israel just approved immigration for 9,000 Ethiopian Jews – here’s who they are – Ben Sales – JTA 22.11.15 Experts and Ethiopian community members say this group may actually be the one capping three decades of Ethiopian immigration. But when the new arrivals...
Teens texting on Shabbat?

Teens texting on Shabbat?

Shabbat is a day of rest – but does that mean I can’t text my friends? –Shira Telushkin – Tablet Magazine 12.09.15 Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. Read article...