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Arab residents leaving Haifa, accompanied by Haganah men, April, 1948.

Ben-Gurion in 1948: Don't let Arabs return to Haifa

Letter reveals that Israel's first PM tried to thwart British attempts to resettle 'the enemy' in the city.

Tzohar founder Rabbi David Stav.

'U.S. Jews, boycott chief rabbis over Riskin affair'

Rabbi David Stav says Rabbinate seeks to oust popular N.Y.-born rabbi because of his liberal views.

Illustration by Amos Biderman.

Israel may soon be faced with post-Assad Syria

After almost a year of a relative stalemate, the Assad regime is retreating on multiple fronts.

Ariel Runis.

Facebook shaming-turned-suicide: Not just for teens

An online accusation of racism turned one man into an Internet celebrity and drove him to suicide.