When David Neuhaus' parents sent the Jewish teen to Israel, they didn't imagine he'd return determined to become a Christian. More than three decades later, he is the Church's emissary to Israel's Hebrew-speaking Catholics.
Lily Galili is a Haaretz correspondent, analyst on Israeli society and an expert on immigration from the former Soviet Union, and its political, cultural and social impact on Israeli society.
Galili joined Haaretz in 1982 as a media correspondent. During the first Lebanon war, when she was the first woman reporter to enter Lebanon, Galili gained vast experience in covering both military and civil protest groups, a field of expertise that reflects all changes in Israeli social and political development. Over the years. she has extensively covered the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, with a focus on personal stories, and the Arab citizens of Israel.
Galili is a Nieman Fellow from Harvard and a graduate of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, with a Master's Degree in communicaton.
She is currently working on a book on the 20 years of mass immigration to Israel from the former Soviet Union.
Netanyahu to push bill that would enable Israeli citizens to vote from abroad in Knesset elections.
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Right-wing commentator and novelist Ron-Moriah holds forth on Obama, Sharon and the death of the left.
Foreign Ministry document reveals that then-foreign minister raised the possibility in 1958.
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Lawmakers condemn country's decision to let politician accused of being anti-Semite run in elections.
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Gaydamak, who is also a citizen of Russia and France, gets six years for selling arms to Angola in 1990s.
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While Arseny Petrovich Yatsenyuk insists he isn't, he daily reads and hears that he is a Jew.
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The rude remarks Ya'alon made about the elites and the left have become a strategic threat to Netanyahu.
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Yisrael Beiteinu activists have begun broaching the question of the party's next chairman.
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Twenty years ago this month, Poland's Communist regime fell. The country's envoy to Israel recalls that heady era.