May 23, 2017
Yerushalayim (Jerusalem) comes first!
If you can tolerate a painful pun: it trumps news about Trump (who is
May 18, 2017
“Balagan of the First Order”
The Hebrew word “balagan” means confusion or muddle. “Ezeh balagan”: what a mess.
May 15, 2017
“Say It Proud!”
It’s about time! Actually, past time.
MK Avi Dichter (Likud), chair of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and
May 12, 2017
“Up, Down, All Around”
Sometimes even if we track the news carefully (or maybe especially if we track the news
May 9, 2017
It’s a given that the political scene is rarely static. But the present – both here and in the
May 2, 2017
Every year I write about this, and every year it astounds me yet again:
The transition within a
April 30, 2017
“Strength of a Nation”
Tonight we began Yom Hazikaron, Memorial Day, here in Israel: a day of national mourning.
April 27, 2017
“Riding the Waves”
When I was a kid (a million years ago), I loved to ride the waves. I would
April 24, 2017
I know of no more appropriate word to describe the strength, resilience and courage of survivors of the Holocaust