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Sharona Margolin Halickman
Jul 12, 2018, 12:06 AM
Why should we specifically settle Israel?
In Parshat Masei (Bamidbar33:53) we are commanded: “Drive out the inhabitants of the land and settle in it, because I have given this land to you to possess.” Ramban (Nachmanides) believes that it is a positive commandment to dwell in...
Jun 20, 2018, 12:49 PM
The day the rockets woke me up
30 in 4 hours, and the IDF said we should continue as normal, no new instructions. But this is not normal
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Jun 20, 2018, 3:57 AM
The little ugly Zionism
Once upon a time, there was a very ugly lady. It's not nice to say but she really looked not so hot. No one liked her in any way whatsoever. At least, that's how it seemed. One day, however, it...
May 30, 2018, 12:17 PM
10 ways to make your friends abroad jealous on Facebook and Instagram
1. Post stunning beach sunset pictures every day 2. Take funny photos on the beach and collect billions of likes with them 3. Israel is known about having the most delicious salads and great food. Photograph your colorful meals and add your...
May 29, 2018, 2:25 PM
This is why Israel must fight
A mortar fired from Gaza landed on an Israeli kindergarten -- I think of those children as my babies
May 28, 2018, 7:44 AM
My Vacation with Meaning: Negev Bedouin Exploration and Experience
Conventional wisdom sees Bedouin in southern Israel as poorly educated, under employed, poor, disobedient, with an inferior standard of living, as a breeding ground for crime and violence, and failing to shape their own destiny. Their survival through the...
May 22, 2018, 2:54 PM
I volunteered for the IDF, part 2
In my prior blog post I talked about the volunteer program before I had experienced it. Now you get the real information about the experience. Wow! What a week it was, started off with Netta Barzilai winning the Eurovision Contest,...
Elkana Bar Eitan
Apr 28, 2018, 12:05 AM
10 kids are dead: Please don't rush to blame
The educators involved in sending the youngsters toward danger are already devastated enough
Apr 19, 2018, 2:16 AM
70 extraordinary women of Israel
Celebrating those who have made the Jewish state their home, giving of themselves and their diverse talents
Mar 29, 2018, 5:20 PM
Weather forecast for Seder night: overcast with clouds of unrest
Passover Seder on this kibbutz, on the border with the Gaza Strip, has always been a very special event, with tens of tables set and waiting, rehearsals for Had Gadya and the Four Brothers and other Passover-inspired dances (funny...