In a country with conscription for every man and woman, you have to tell tall tales to get out of the army.
Ben Ehrenreich's new book The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine explores the large and small frustrations of people living in Israel's shadow.
"When I hear about people who own fifteen assault weapons, I think, Why do you need that?"
This morning, one of Trump's lawyers donated to Clinton's campaign, Israel suspends Palestinian entry permits after terror attack, Ohio approves the use of medical marijuana, and more.
Despite heavy rain, New Yorkers still marched up 5th Avenue this past weekend in the Celebrate Israel Parade. Memorable moments included a teacher scolding students for having wet shirts, anti-Zionist protestors, and a old lady flipping off the cops.
This morning, the estranged wife of the UCLA gunman has been found dead after police discovered a "kill list," Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized, floods in Paris have shut down the Louvre, and more.
Arab men make up 19 percent of Israel's male sex workers, according to the Israeli government's first-ever survey on prostitution.
Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt is an important reminder of humanity in our current age of Islamophobia and unreflective everyday life.
As a young Jew on Kibbutz I realized my favorite place in Israel wasn't Jewish.
Check out the trailer for this Friday's upcoming episode airing March 25 at 11PM.
This morning, Bernie Sanders pulls off a surprise win in Michigan, Iran has reportedly test-fired missiles with "Israel must be wiped out" written on them, Beatles producer George Martin has died, and more.
This morning, a group of black students have been removed from a Donald Trump rally, riot police have been called into Calai's 'Jungle" migrant camp as evictions continue, Louisiana considers legalizing weed, and more.
Maya Fuhr's dusty, dreamy photos from her trip Israel.
The photographer James Morris captured the remains of villages destroyed in the 1948 Palestine War, some of which had, until now, been completely erased from history.
Young Jews who once saw Israel as their birthright are now shunning the state and finding community elsewhere.
A roundup of which nation-states humankind should be worried about this year.
Ikermawi has served its delicious hummus since 1952, but with tensions flaring over the Old City's holy sites, the restaurant is losing its customers.
The 30-year-old model is also accused of not declaring free cars she received from Range Rover and Lexus, among other perks.
Uri Ariel of Israel's far-right Jewish Home party has suggested that Israel should "transfer stray dogs and cats...to a foreign nation that will agree to accept them."
An interview with Tariq Ramadan, the Oxford professor who has made headlines for his conflicts with the French establishment
For many ex-ultra-Orthodox Jews, leaving the community means being excommunicated by their families, shunned by their friends, and learning how to navigate the modern world alone.
"By calling for a boycott of Israel, Palestinians are only asking you not to help Israel oppress them."
Is it really kosher to turn stories you made up yourself into parables about current affairs?