05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Shin Bet arrests two minors for terrorist stabbing of elderly women at Armon Hanatziv
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
After coalition crisis, cabinet unanimously approves Liberman as defense minister
IDF to institute changes in placing slain soldiers’ siblings in combat units
Analysis: First lady in a jumpsuit? Don’t count on it
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
Bill tries to improve food at afternoon childcare programs
Slovakia, Lithuania open pro- Israel parliamentary caucuses
Standing the test of time
Birthright LGBT group departs to Israel, attend pride parade
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Chew your way to tolerance: New spoof ad seeks to end Islamophobia
Iranian woman diguised as a man sneaks into soccer match
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
WATCH: German MP gets pied in the face due to stance on Syrian refugees
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
As layoffs loom, Intel doubles down on Israeli fintech
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
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
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
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
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
The former Miss Colombia causes uproar over tweet using play on the similar-sounding Spanish words for an expletive slang term and 'Jewish.'
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
“We wholeheartedly believe in the importance of our work and in what we give to the public.”
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Although the theme is ephemera, it is hoped that the exhibition will have a lasting impact.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
“Until now, the city’s residents were required to travel to Jerusalem to access top-quality performances, or chose to miss out entirely. There was a real thirst for locally held performances."
By YAEL BRYGEL
The Israel Festival is not the single actor in the arena of culture imports to Israel.
By RUTH ABRAHAM
“I have more plans than the ability to execute them,” he laughs. “That’s how it’s always been.”
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
The lesser-known sister of the famed Razel brothers, Ricka Van Leeuwen, is remarkable in her own right – and is displaying her sound at a gig on Monday.
By ANNIE KADOSH ORENSTEIN
The EPOS Festival features diverse and entertaining films on the subject of – what else? – art.
By HANNAH BROWN
The rest of Art and Brain Week events should provoke ponderings aplenty.
By BARRY DAVIS
The Docaviv film festival ran from May 19-28.
‘Orange’ returns, while truth is stranger than fiction.
The Tikva Theater of Berlin presents ‘Cursed Is the Heart.’
East melds with West at the Israel Festival.
The short film, which stars Evgenia Dodina, tells the story of a single mother who finds herself without her son for one day, and tries, in that short space of time, to find a man.
Shani Klein portrays a compelling character.
Myrna Herzog presents a 17th-century musical program, ‘Passion and Madness.’
By MAXIM REIDER
Classical musician Sharon Kam will perform in Israel.
By OMER SHOMRONY
A heavyweight combo celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Blue Note label.
The Israel Festival takes place May 24 to June 11.
Remembrance Day memories, Independence Day exuberance.
American slackliner Heather Larsen makes history as she walks a narrow web line stretched between Jerusalem's ancient towers.
This week on TV.
Soap-opera vision of the hippie life in ‘The Commune.
US pop star Prince, 57, was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared dead, US media reports said.
What to do this weekend and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
'Game of Thrones’ and Princess Leia return.
A sweet look at an unusual woman.
When he’s in a scene you can’t look away from him, and he makes you care about whatever character he is playing.
Bionic limbs, robots and other technological wonders on display at The International GeekPicNic festival.
Gil Kerer looks inside for inspiration.
Internationally renowned Israeli psychedelic trance giant Infected Mushroom celebrates 20 years of hits in a performance at Live Park in Rishon Lezion.
By DAGAN WALD
The Israeli Opera presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Charles Gonoud.
Just one point separates top two teams with seven games left; Tight race for Europa League spot.
By ALLON SINAI
The new cable channel airs classic US films and TV series.
New Age French romance in India in ‘Un + Une.
Two documentary gems from Israel deal with problems of young people today.
The NKO performs a series featuring Schubert lieder.
By SARAH HERSHENSON
Jerusalem Dance Theater celebratesits 30th anniversary.
The US streaming giant has asked to examine the domestic content of several local media producers.
The 29-year-old Chicagoan is a bisexual, cross-dressing, observant Jew.
By DAVID BRINN
Homegrown religious rocker Ruth Nudelman pursues all kinds of musical routes on her debut album.
Road rout by Frankfurt in finale of quarterfinals knocks last Israeli club from continental competition.
Broza, with his flashy flamenco- style guitar accents and passionate delivery, hasn’t had any problem captivating his audiences over the course of 30 albums.
Winehouse, Joplin, Sinatra and...Ari Gold?
Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov will attend the performance of his song cycle ‘Ayre’ at the Felicja Blumental Festival.
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble series includes a new work by Alon Nechushtan.
Singer Topsy Chapman performs in the Hot Jazz Series.
"I’m leaving a superb and dedicated organization with programs slated until 2020,” says Munitz.
By HELEN KAYE
International Klezmer Festival artistic director and clarinet player Hanan Bar-Sela organizes a one-night-only Jewish soul music extravaganza.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
California rock band has recovered from trauma of attack during their show at Paris's Bataclan and is launching a world tour that will bring them back to Israel on September 5.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
This week on the small screen.
A cold new world is depicted in ‘Valley.’
Pianist Denis Matsuev will participate in Zubin Mehta’s 80th birthday concert.
‘Batman v Superman’ – a darker superhero movie for our uncertain times.
By JOHN ANDERSON
Un Yamada performs at Tmuna Theater.
The Shared Sound Festival takes place in New Orleans’s twin city, Rosh Ha’ayin.
Former fixture on the Israeli roots music scene, Canadian-born blues guitarist and singer Ted Cooper returns for a triumphant tour.
Golden Globe-winning actress and writer Rachel Bloom talked about Jewish identity, diversity on her hit show, and Israel on her first trip to the country.
By LAHAV HARKOV
By Hillel Mittelpunkt; Based on the book by Klaus Mann; Directed by Omri Nitzan Cameri; March 16.
Scottish folk hero to promote transcendental meditation at April makeup date for canceled January show.
After his 2010 cancellation, the Latin rock sensation announces long-anticipated concert scheduled for July 30 in Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park.
Diamonds, boxers and old favorites.
Laura Claycomb opens at the Opus Festival.
Pianist Jascha Nemtsov performs Zaderatsky’s ‘24 Preludes and Fugues.’
Kamea premieres Tamir Ginz’s latest piece.
’Deadline’ will be performed at the Noa Dar studio in Tel Aviv.
The French Film Festival comes of age.
Light Opera Group of the Negev Heichal Hatarbut, Netanya, March 13.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
History and hilarity collide in the Stage TLV production of Steve Martin’s award-winning play "Picasso at the Lapin Agile."
Giselle, March 1; Swan Lake, March 3 Tel Aviv Opera House.
By ORA BRAFMAN
Jerusalem-based Starcatcher Theater Company brings the Tony Award-winning rock musical ‘Spring Awakening’ to the Holy City.
Deganit Berest and Tsibi Geva are featured at the Midrashah gallery.
Rossini’s ‘La Cenerentola’ (Cinderella) is sparked with new life.
Searchers to arrive in Israel this summer for two shows – August 19 at the Haifa Auditorium and August 20 at Hechal Harbut in Tel Aviv.
Although steeped in Latin music Villafranca also got plenty of training in the classical sphere, and today he marries the music of Cuba with the rich and wide ranging textures and sounds.
Jihad’s beginnings, ‘Mad Max’ returns, and Pixar for grown-ups.
Israel’s finest veteran actors spark in ‘Fire Birds.'
Oren Tishler performs in ‘Shira Be’tzibur – Israeli Cabaret.’
‘Cassandra’ will be performed in Tel Aviv.
The Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra inaugurates the International Bach Festival.
The Sound Ports Festival features Israeli and Turkish music.
After Oscar night, a film fan recollects her favorite screen idols and their roles.
By RUTH BELOFF
Plots thicken on ‘The Writer,’ ‘The Night Manager,’ ‘Girls’ and ‘House of Cards.’
Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the IPO’s concert series.
A media event features American films and much more.
Romanian guitarist Mircea Gogoncea performs at Tel Aviv Guitar Week.
Ambroz Copi conducts the choral concert "From Silence I Sing."
Pat Boone’s exodus ends with his TA show.
The festival program takes in a broad musical hinterland of styles and genres, from Turkish and Yemenite sounds to jazz, classical music, rock and klezmer.
Holland-based singer-songwriter Noam Vazana, appearing at this year’s International Women’s Festival in Holon, has been putting her thoughts and feelings into lyrical form from a very young age.
Actor know for his outrageous antics shows unused footage from "Bruno" of attempted prank on white supremacists who years later shot 3 people at a Kansas Jewish center.
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
Not every prank on YouTube is a social experiment. Nor is it all innocent fun.
By LIAT COLLINS