Constructing Controversy or Building up Israel:

Constructing Controversy or Building up Israel: Understanding the Current Building Construction Controversy by Kerry and Sandy Teplinsky Many issues, as you know, complicate the Arab-Palestinian/Israeli conflict. Recently the Palestinians, supported by the present US administration, … Read More

A Palestinian State: What Does it Mean for Israel?

A Palestinian State: What Does it Mean for Israel? By Sara On September 23, 2011 Palestinian Authority President Abbas submitted to the United Nations an application for recognition of Palestinian statehood. Instead of negotiating with Israel, … Read More

GAZA

By Sara The Gaza Strip, 25 miles long and 4-7 miles wide, is located in the southwestern coast of Israel. This one strip of land is the source of many deadly rocket launches on Israeli … Read More

The Illegal Immigration Dilemma Facing Israel

The Illegal Immigration Dilemma Facing Israel By: Sharona In recent months, tension has been mounting over what to do with the thousands of illegal immigrants from hostile African nations that have flooded into Israel, especially … Read More

Social Unrest in Israel

Social Unrest in Israel By: Sharona Just as many countries have been experiencing a period of social unrest, so has Israel. Recent weeks have seen many protests over various issues, some of which have become … Read More

The Olympics and Israel-More Than Just Sports

The Olympics and Israel-More Than Just Sports By: Sharona The Olympics and Israel-More Than Just Sports While everyone has been busy watching an exciting Olympic games, Israel continues to reel from the politics of the … Read More

Thoughts on Iran

The rhetoric has reached new heights between Iran and Israel. Though this rhetoric has been tossed back and forth for a couple of years, it seems that people are sensing that the stakes are getting … Read More

Israel-Land of Innovation

Israel-Land of Innovation By: Sharona One side of Israel you never hear about is the innovation that has given Israel the nickname of “start up nation.” Israel is one of the most inventive nations in … Read More