Israel’s all-Arabic entry for the Oscars

Israel’s all-Arabic entry for the Oscars

Arabic-language film is Israel’s official Oscar entry– Peter Beaumont – The Guardian 27.09.16 Sand Storm, the feature debut for Jewish Israeli woman Elite Zexer, depicts the lives of Bedouin women in an impoverished and conservative village and has already...
Trump melts down in first presidential debate

Trump melts down in first presidential debate

Trump struggles in first debate with Clinton – will it cost him? – Adam Quinn – The Conversation 27.09.16 Tens of millions of people who ultimately tuned in were given a stark view of Trump’s deep – many would say disqualifying – flaws. If part of the test was...
Netanyahu gives Trump a boost – and vice-versa

Netanyahu gives Trump a boost – and vice-versa

Was Benjamin Netanyahu’s meeting with Donald Trump another case of electoral meddling? – J. J. Goldberg – The Forward 26.09.16 The main purpose of Netanyahu’s Sunday meet-the-candidates programme was to give Trump an opportunity to look presidential. Trump to...