06.26.2016 | 20 Sivan, 5776
Missing IDF soldier's family: Netanyahu failing a test by signing deal with Turkey
Did Israel promise not to assassinate Hamas's leader as part of Turkey deal?
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called to poison Palestinian water
Reflections: My Gaza war
10 years after Second Lebanon War, for a bereaved mother the pain is only worse
Govt to approve package to improve economic ties with Africa
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s David Interncontinental
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Netanyahu praises British PM after resignation as ‘true friend of Israel’
Quartet report likely to recommend renewal of direct Israeli-Palestinian talks
Iftar fund-raiser in Abu Gosh helps sick Palestinians get help in Israeli hospitals
Negev needs additional hospital to cope with growth and aging of population
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Europe’s first Islamophobia summit highlights European-wide problem
Who will write France’s future?
June 26: Kids in hot cars
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Israeli NGO threatens to sue Boeing over deal with Iran
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Sharansky to French Jews mulling aliya: Do it!
Holocaust-themed play by Polish writer causes stir in Los Angeles
Ex-prostitute alleges Orthodox businessmen mistreated her on ‘mile high’ NYPD job
Seeing it as it really is
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
‘The Last Witnesses’
Home is where the hearth is
What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
YoungDiplomats.com : The New Generation of Israeli Diplomats
Jerusalemite Shayna Hulkower hosts a different kind of parlor meeting.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
The repertoire includes localized versions of such perennial favorites as Nat King Cole’s “Nature Boy,” Ben E. King’s “Stand By Me,” and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine."
By BARRY DAVIS
Sitting down with famed photographer David Rubinger, who captured that immortal 1967 moment when the three paraptroopers gazed at the Western Wall in awe.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Without public financial support, most of the artistic events and venues simply cannot survive.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The good news is that it is never too late to change for the better.
“We wholeheartedly believe in the importance of our work and in what we give to the public.”
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Next weekend, Monteiro Freitas will arrive in Israel for the first time to perform this work during the Israel Festival in Jerusalem.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
"But when I came across what happened in Terezín, everything changed for me"
Although the theme is ephemera, it is hoped that the exhibition will have a lasting impact.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
‘Orange Is the New Black’ is as good as it gets.
By HANNAH BROWN
Two teenage girls find love in ‘Barash.'
The Israeli Opera performs ‘The Pearl Fishers.’
#6 combines art and dance at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
What to do this weekend and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
’Zoom 2016’ is on display at Anna Ticho House in Jerusalem.
The rabbi who couldn’t taste his food made it to the final round of the competition.
By AMY SPIRO
What brings together an Israeli schwarma joint, a group of haredi Jews and an American hassidic rapper?
American art photographer Robert Sturman adds Israeli asanas to his portfolio
By VIVA SARAH PRESS/ISRAEL21C
“I remember how exciting it was as a girl to go, twice a year, to the Dizengoff store to buy shoes. There wasn’t a girl in Tel Aviv who didn’t wear those sandals with shorts,” she says.
The Knesset passed in a final reading a law instituting the holiday on the seventh of the Hebrew month Cheshvan.
By LAHAV HARKOV
In the band’s first visit to Israel, Cooper performed a thunderous and electrifying musical (and theatrical) display for the ages.
By ELIOT ZIMELMAN
The good, the Beyoncé and the ugly.
‘The Settlers’ looks at the past, present and future.
Multifaceted pianist Orit Wolf hosts a concert with actor Nathan Datner.
By MAXIM REIDER
Six dancers perform two pieces by Rachel Erdos.
The MozART group puts an amusing spin on classical music.
The four-day Jerusalem Opera Festival opens on June 22.
The American cross-dressing, Orthodox-leaning indie rocker erases every boundary in his path.
By DAVID BRINN
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
Simply Red lead singer Mick Hucknall tweets BDS and Jewish roots before TA concert
By JOSH SOLOMAN
The American blues singer’s concert celebrates her longtime regard for the Jewish state
By ORIT ARFA
They showed exceptional and passionate identification with the emotional content, which seems to ignite their overt expressiveness, particularly in Search for Humanism.
By ORA BRAFMAN
American director David Gordon Green speaks to the ‘Post’ about moving from stoner comedies such as ‘Pineapple Express’ to tackling the Boston Marathon bombing.
The royals, the kids and the unreality.
Penelope Cruz shines in the soapy ‘Ma Ma.'
Celebrate Shavuot and the beginning of summer with our list of 20 of the best white and rosé wines available now in the wine stores.
By NERIA BARR
The All Stars Band from Italy pays tribute to Miles Davis.
KCDC performs a corporeal biography of Tchaikovsky.
The annual Abu Ghosh Music Festival is under way.
The singer-guitarist will perform in the Hot Jazz series.
The Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company performs ‘Slug.’
Alice Cooper to be unleashed in Ra’anana.
Between his work and his ongoing position with JNF, Linden is the poster boy for the active senior, and he says that it is intentional.
Jerusalem Theater, May 31.
By URY EPPSTEIN
The Israeli director is reaching great heights of success with her debut film set on Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives.
Kanazawa – Admoni Eden-Tamir Music Center, May 27.
The American stand-up comedian talks to the ‘Post’ about the art of comedy and how much
he’s (not) thinking about the BDS movement ahead of his show later this month.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Film festivals celebrate students and the South.
Alexander Dmitiriev conducts the St. Petersburg Academic Symphony Orchestra in Tel Aviv.
Nadine Bommer premieres ‘Sepia’ in Tel Aviv.
Mourad Merzouki’s ‘Pixel’ combines dance and video art.
Brian Wilson’s Pet Sounds Tour features songs from the Beach Boys’ acclaimed album.
Jazz guitarist Pat Metheny will perform here this month.
For her latest project, veteran Israeli dancer Dalia Chaimsky performs with 28 participants between the ages of 80 and 101
The American Grammy-nominated classical organist with the heart of a rock star returns to perform at Zichron Ya’acov this week
Following a five-year hiatus, the 2015 release Born in the Echoes was viewed by many fans as a return to form.
Before leaving to study in Amsterdam, local dancer Tamir Eting bids farewell to Tel Aviv with two performances
Italian choreographer Alessandro Sciarroni presents a Bavarian folk dance at the Israel Festival
Israeli musician Shye Ben-Tzur delves deep into the music of northern India alongside Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood.
Work on Mizrahi women forced into marriage honored.
The Docaviv film festival ran from May 19-28.
The six-day festival, which is in its ninth year, is holding sessions in eight cities throughout Israel, Gaza and the Palestinian Authority, including in Haifa, Jerusalem and Nablus.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Austrian choreographer Doris Uhlich presents "More Than Naked" at the Israel Festival.
A slew of local rockers play salute to the iconic ’80s new wave band as part of the Israel Festival.
‘Orange’ returns, while truth is stranger than fiction.
The Israeli production of ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ opens in June.
By ZACK ORYAN ORATZ
The Tikva Theater of Berlin presents ‘Cursed Is the Heart.’
East melds with West at the Israel Festival.
The LGBT film festival comes to town.
Many dance genres combine in Chaignaud and Begnolea’s piece.
An interview with French conductor Daniel Kawka.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
South Africa’s ‘pop-chazzan’ breathes new life into an Israeli folk classic.
By BENITA ZIVE
The Torah commands us not to be holy, but to become holy.
By DOV LINZER
Democracy, tolerance, compromise–those are luxuries that maybe Israel can afford some years down the line.
By HAIM WATZMAN
Frank Stella’s work is all about getting rid of conventional ideas – especially where art is concerned.
By DAVID STROMBERG
We came for the beer or, more accurately, for the beer exhibition at the Munich Jewish Museum and the unveiling of the first German-Israeli collaboration beer.
By DOUG GREENER
Igal Hecht talks to the ‘Magazine’ about making his award-winning film ‘My Home,’ which explores opinions of minority groups living in Israel.
By ATARA BECK
"My whole idea is to create one giant opera. That’s why instead of the word ‘act,’ I use the word ‘transition.’"
By CARL HOFFMAN
The exhibition looks at the gray areas between physical, cultural and conceptual interfaces.
“The manikins share the space with the viewer, and this helps them become uncanny.”
Now is the time to explore.
By ITSIK MAROM
The Eat Tel Aviv festival draws in tens of thousands.
By RACHEL MYERSON
As usual, the program covers numerous bases, with writers of different generations, cultural baggage and literary bent spread across the four-dayer agenda.
Working through deep emotions – via hats.
Viewers can take a lot from this show in terms of the strength of the human spirit and the ability to constantly grow and evolve personally, creatively and spiritually.
By SARAH LEVI
As for the 25th anniversary of the renewal of relations, this is not quite accurate, Israel’s relations were with the USSR and not the Russian Federation, which is a successor state to the USSR.
Flow is part of a cultural process that was created out of a need by citizens to place their experiences into a social and political context.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
MK's attend IDC graduation and more.
Lea Delaria spent her first day taking in Israel's sites, including the Western Wall where an IDF soldier told her he was a big fan and asked for a photo.
1983 song offers a rare declaration of full-throated Israel support by a mainstream American rocker.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
Israel is not suffering from cultural retardation or democratic deficit.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
What moved Leibler most was the fact that the event was attended by four generations of his family.
My dad was a straight shooter; you knew, after a brief conversation, exactly where he stood on any issue. He was principled, often buttressing his arguments with “but somebody has to say it.”
By DANIEL S. MARIASCHIN
That elephants suffer in circuses is one of those so-called facts everyone seems to know, although I was unable to find proof.
By BARBARA SOFER