Jerusalem Notes

Keeping hope when progress seems a distant dream

For many reasons, the stalled peace process between Israel and the Palestinians is showing no...

1/30/2018 11:59:38 AM

40 Years Since Sadat’s Visit to Jerusalem

November 19 marked the 40th anniversary of the visit of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat to...

12/4/2017 2:49:29 PM

100 years of the Balfour Declaration

Ofer Bavly 0 11/03/2017 November 2 marks the 100 th...

11/3/2017 11:08:21 AM

The prospect of Israeli-Palestinian peace—keeping hope alive

September 13 marked the 24th anniversary of the famous White House lawn handshake between Prime...

10/3/2017 10:34:06 AM

Israeli and Palestinian teens ‘MEET’ to create positive change

MIT program creates a space where high school students collaborate with those from "the other side."

9/12/2017 5:10:45 PM

A Century of Zionism—Herzl’s Vision Comes True

It is amazing to see how many of Herzl's ideas actually permeated into modern-day Israel and how...

7/31/2017 2:56:08 PM

Supporting ultra-Orthodox youth at risk and their families

Nearly 70 years after its establishment, Israel is still very much a melting pot of Jews from...

7/10/2017 12:11:35 PM

New Hamas manifesto—more of the same

Ofer Bavly says there isn't much new in Hamas' new manifesto.

6/13/2017 11:36:27 AM

Israeli hi-tech wins on every front

There is much hypocrisy (and irony) in the way that BDS supporters use Israeli technology in order...

4/7/2017 9:26:05 AM

Helping Syrians--despite a history of enmity

Israel's once-secret operation to care for victims of Syria's war

3/9/2017 12:37:31 PM

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