The Jews of the two nations have wildly different views on the benefits of independence, but history suggests they should both have reasons to fear nationalism.
If years were music or fashion, the one now ending would best be described as 'retro'- a year that looked backward for its models and inspiration, rather than to a better future.
Two former Londoners are making a killing teaching Israeli hoteliers the art of being nice to foreign guests.
Every ethnic group has its own traditional festive dishes for Rosh Hashanah. We found home cooks happy to share their holiday favorites.