In Israel, the Rent Is Too Damn High
New York Times
THERE are profound and institutionalized economic disparities between Arabs and Jews in Israel. But when it comes to housing prices, an Israeli Arab who makes $1000 a month and pays $500 in rent can still find common ...
Netanyahu: Protests across Israel won't topple coalition government
Netanyahu Maneuvering to Stay Atop Israel's 'Wave of Populism'
Not only Arab countries in turmoil; protests wrack Israel
'Stroller marches' to take place across Israel in fresh round of protests
High school and college students, along with members of the Israel Scouts, plan to hold a demonstration opposite Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar's Tel Aviv residence. By Gili Cohen Tags: West Bank Israel protest Parents are planning marches throughout ...
'Tent protests' sweeping across Israel
Protesters blast marching rightists
Israel's secular middle class strikes back | Carlo Strenger
The Associated Press
Peres: Obama is 'a great friend' of Israel
President assures new US ambassador Shapiro that not all in Israel feel US president is is unfavorably disposed to Israel. Aware that many Israelis feel US President Barack Obama is unfavorably disposed to Israel, President Shimon ...
New US ambassador to Israel: Palestinians know UN vote won't change reality
New US ambassador to Israel says President Obama hopes to visit, no date set
New US ambassador says Obama might visit Israel
US olim want 'Israel' on passport of their J'lem-born son
Despite law passed in 2002 allowing Jerusalem-born US citizens to list Israel as birthplace, policy hasn't been implemented. In an unprecedented lawsuit that could affect over 50000 Jerusalem-born Americans, the US Supreme Court ...
Is 'Israel' their birthright? - You bet, say Jerusalem-born Americans
ADL Sends Out Call to Jerusalem
Menachem Zivotovsky v. Hillary Clinton
Lawmakers seek to make Israel more Jewish than democratic
Legislation would rescind Arabic as one of Israel's official languages and urge courts to take inspiration from halakha. By Jonathan Lis Tags: Knesset Jewish law Forty lawmakers from both the coalition and opposition Wednesday submitted a proposal to ...
Knesset considering bill recognizing Israel as 'Jewish state'
Bill would secure country's status as Jewish state
Knesset mulls 'Jewish state' bill
New York Times
Seeking Balance on Mideast
New York Times
A prominent Israeli politician, Isaac Herzog, has shrewdly suggested that Israel actually offer, with conditions, to vote in favor of Palestinian statehood at the United Nations. Yet the American House of Representatives voted 407 to 6 to call on the ...
Public Relations & Personal Reflections From Israel
Steve K. Walz, Jewish Press Israel Correspondent
Israeli courts must end anti-Arab discrimination
Revival of Middle East peace talks? Israel softens stance over 1967 borders
New York Daily News
Israel signaled Tuesday it is ready to show some "flexibility" in its border stalemate with the Palestinians, prompting hope that Middle East peace talks can be revived. Up until now, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ...
With Palestinian statehood bid looming, Israel offers concession to restart talks
PM would accept pre-'67 lines as baseline for talks
Jewish Roots Lead Deep into the 'West Bank'
The Alawites and Israel
I am not referring to any hope that real democracy, much less any interest in peace with Israel, will take hold, but rather to a reconfiguring of relations between the religious groups and the Arab street. Some of this is certainly bad for Israel: The ...
Syria crackdown: Time for a UN Security Council resolution?
NBA lockout: Former Laker Jordan Farmar to play in Israel
Los Angeles Times (blog)
The news falls under the radar compared with Deron Williams' overseas stint in Turkey. It also won't receive as much attention as to what Kobe Bryant's offseason entails, even if his proclamation about wanting to play overseas becomes nothing more than ...
Nets G Farmar to play in Israel
Jordan Farmar Signs Deal to Play in Israel
Farmar to play in Israel during lockout
Boston Airport Adopts Israeli-Style Behavior Screening
The New American
Boston Logan International Airport is the first airport in the United States to adopt Israel's enhanced airport screening practices. Under the new program — part of a nearly $1 billion national program called the Screening Passengers by Observation ...
TSA Launches Israel-Style Behavior Profiling Program Called 'SPOT'
TSA to Implement Israel-Style Airport Security Procedures
Security Theater Adds a New Act