Jerusalem Notes

Hiking up, down, and through history

I cannot but stand in awe at the "Israel Trail" and the brave men, women and, yes, children who...

6/22/2018 11:40:51 AM

Frictions between Iran, Israel escalate

This week, the recent frictions between Iran and Israel in Syria escalated as Iran, for the first...

5/10/2018 3:26:43 PM

Gaza marches not a route to peace

Hamas has a desire to not live in peace beside Israel, but to replace the Jewish state with...

5/1/2018 8:30:19 AM

And yet—Israelis are happy

As Israel celebrates its 70th anniversary, we reflect back if for no other reason than because...

3/28/2018 9:44:21 AM

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

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