International Artist Sees Unity in the Diversity of Israel’s People

In her Jerusalem studio, in the top two floors of an unassuming building, Israeli artist Beverly Barkat is putting the final touches to her latest and most ambitious exhibition...

MDA Works to Unite Missing Family Members

Magen David Adom has been a full member of the International Red Cross Society since 2006. As is customary in most of the Red Cross societies around the world,...

The Internationally-Acclaimed Cantor that Saves Lives on his Motorcycle

By Anav Silverman - Tazpit News Agency - They are a familiar site in Jerusalem and across Israel — United Hatzalah volunteers rushing in their orange vests and red motorcycles to...

Meet the Trump-Loving Israeli-Arab Man Who ‘Buys’ the Jewish State’s Chametz

A Passover Seder table. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Ahead of Passover, the Hebrew weekly newspaper Makor Rishon interviewed Hussein Jaber — a 53-year-old married father of four from the Arab town of Abu Ghosh...

BDS Tweet Ends Up Promoting Israeli Wines

AMSTERDAM (JTA) — As a supporter of boycotting Israel, Mieke Zagt had no intention of marketing Israeli wine when she posted on Twitter a picture of it on sale at the...

What’s Up, Dog?

By Michele Herenstein While finding my seat on a flight to Denver, I noticed there was a decent-sized dog across the aisle from my parents and me, basically nose up against...

An Israeli senior citizen proves it’s never too late to be an entrepreneur

By EYTAN HALON - (JPost.com) Eighty year-old Bar-David's entrepreneurial inspiration emerged from his move into assisted living at the Ahuzat Poleg Retirement Village in Tel Yitzhak. Avraham Bar-David is not your...

HANC Middle School Works Together With Gift Of Unity

To get in the Pesach spirit, HANC Middle School invited Rabbi Nafi Orlofsky from Gift of Unity and a HANC High School rebbe, to come and do a hands...

Israel’s Mickey Berkowitz Selected for International Basketball Hall of Fame

Former Israeli basketball player Mickey Berkowitz waves to the crowd during a pre-game introduction. Photo: YouTube screenshot. JNS.org — Mickey Berkowitz on Wednesday became the first Israeli basketball player to...

“Lion of Zion” Ari Fuld Still Roars

By Tammy Mark How can strangers across the world connect so quickly and deeply with each other? Deep bonds can often come through tragedy or through shared values. In Michal...
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Netflix Picks Up Rights to 2019, 2020 Eurovision Broadcasts

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, which took place in Tel Aviv in May, can be seen on Netflix. Netflix picked up...

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BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, will complete his tenure in Washington D.C .at the end of...

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