Why I Must - and Can’t - Celebrate Jerusalem Day

The Jerusalem I don’t live in - but visit often, largely by dint of my work as a journalist - is not a normal city. Gardens, gelato and Gucci will not bring peace.

My son came home from gan (nursery school) one day this week and began singing “Yerushalayim Shel Zahav” (Jerusalem of Gold) and I felt surprisingly moved.