With his Yiddish accent, jacket and tie, he wasn’t seen as a real Israeli. In a state that invented the new Jew – sabra, tanned, a soldier, a daring adventurer – he was the old Jew, the exilic Jew.
The government’s absence from an important military exercise is a badge of dishonor for its handling of national security.
Donald Trump is the exact opposite of Obama, but the recipe is the same.
We feel, with great pain, that because of Miri Regev's cynical exploitation of Mizrahi-ness, many years of social and political struggle for recognition and repair of the injustices done to Mizrahim have gone down the drain.
Palestinian citizens of Israel are its Achilles’ heel; they refuse to become Zionists, refuse to leave Israel, and refuse to vanish into thin air. And, increasingly, they are refusing to remain silent.
The Democratic Jewish caucus is campaigning to maximize Florida’s Jewish vote, because a difference between a 60 or 80 percent Jewish turnout for Clinton could decide the national vote.
Donald Trump promised Benjamin Netanyahu that if elected he'd recognize an undivided Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. So why did Netanyahu leave the meeting looking so forlorn?
Shimon Peres, who died on Wednesday morning aged 93, may not have wanted to become a leader, but his political path and vision turned him into a key figure in the Israeli leadership for more than 50 years.
U.S. Election 2016
After putting Donald Trump on the defensive by accusing him of racism and sexism, Hillary Clinton blasts him again, saying he made 'charges and claims that were demonstrably untrue.'