From July 4th parties to death threats: U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro and family bid farewell

Word of the Day Askanim

Some dictionaries describe askanim as community workers, but in practice the word has more with to do with smooth-talking behind-the-scenes operators.

In a recent interview with the newspaper Israel Hayom to discuss his candidacy for the post of Israel's Ashkenazi chief rabbi, Rabbi David Stav told of an...