Historian Adel Manna tells the story of the 120,000 Palestinians who remained in Israel in 1948 while 750,000 were driven out
Meet Zipa Kempinski, a journalist whose documentation of Florentin's street language yielded 50,000 pictures and plenty of good stories.
Dr. Moshe Spitzer helped preserve a Jewish publisher's body of work from the Nazis in 1939 before leaving Germany for Palestine, where he designed iconic Hebrew fonts as well as beautiful books. To his friends and admirers he was an authority on good taste, but his children remembering as cold and distant.
Israels first conference devoted to Hebrew-language detective fiction proved a stark reminder that few fictional private eyes have left a mark on Israeli literature — although one has come close.
In a wide-ranging interview, former Mossad chief Efraim Halevy paints a worrying picture of the leadership abilities of PM Netanyahu and his suspicious relationship with Putin, as well as of the future of the Jewish state – but refuses to be pessimistic.
Ilit Azoulay, who creates massive installations in her Jaffa studio, never dreamed that one day her findings would be displayed at New Yorks MoMA, and that she would be able to get through the opening despite her anxiety.
Did he leave us a belief in the need for a peace process, in military power, in the importance of compromise? Historians, politicians and political scientists attempt to answer.
Naor's family members represent all parts of the political spectrum, but she has always kept her personal views out of the courtroom. Colleagues and friends paint a portrait of a scrupulous and dedicated judge.
Avnery, the spiritual father of the Israeli left, still believes in the miracle of peace and has no doubt that he'll live to see it.
The daughter of Holocaust survivors, photographer Pesi Grisch sees beauty in morbidity.
A new book sheds light on the rather eccentric theories of Immanuel Velikovsky, one of the first psychoanalysts in Israel.
Even after ten consecutive terms at Military Prison 6 - for refusal to serve in an army whose government he believes continues to occupy another people - Natan Blanc is standing firm.
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Since informing the army of his refusal to serve upon conscription in November 2012, 20-year-old Blanc has been arrested 10 times and will have served 177 days in prison.
Since 2004, Hagit Back has been documenting the realities of the occupation on the Palestinian people in the West Bank. Haaretz joined her on the roads less traveled.
'You want to document life, and by the very fact of being with a camera and shooting a film, you change life,' says the 44-year-old video-artist.
Even though the PM is the son of a historian, reads a great deal and is extraordinarily intelligent, he is not a gifted strategist, says Bauer in major interview.
Whats it like to be the most hated woman in Israel? As MK Hanin Zuabi runs for the Knesset again, she remains defiant about her involvement in the 2010 Gaza flotilla. And no, she has no Jewish friends left.
Israeli video artist Oded Hirsch uses his lens to portray his wheelchair-bound father as a towering hero.
Leaving Netanya 30 years ago, with just a recommendation letter in hand, Patkin latest show focuses on the crisis of the painted image in the age of video art.