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The conversation had gone to places I never expected. And we pledged to speak again sometime soon.
Do you feel better after you use social media? I’m guessing most honest people would say no.
I recalled Uri Zvi Greenberg’s chilling poem after the 1948 Independence War, lamenting what this miraculous new state would be missing. “Israel without that mount,” Greenberg said, “is not Israel."
Do the politicians feel no shame that the residents of the South are exposed to danger because of their egos and pettiness?
The education system is now in a state of uncertainty due to the teacher shortage and the reform, which will, undoubtedly, shake up the system at all levels. How can we keep teachers in the system?
Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
According to Jewish belief, the second Temple was destroyed because of baseless hatred and divisions within the nation, Does that mean we are at fault for our own destruction?
It is true that joining the kosher tier is voluntary, and no one forces the ultra-Orthodox to be ultra-Orthodox. But this is essentially a "no-choice" game.
Sixty protesters were injured in clashes with security forces. Three days earlier a mass protest outside parliament by Sadr supporters ended only after Sadr tweeted a request to them to disperse.
The president was right to travel to Saudi Arabia and I wish him success with future engagements, but the US should not have to ask twice.