Posts Tagged ‘ israel ’

Imagine: Israel Never Happened and the Jews All Live in Madagascar

May 10, 2016
By
Imagine: Israel Never Happened and the Jews All Live in Madagascar

In one version of the alternate reality in which the Holocaust never happened and Israel was never established, there was the possibility of a very different outcome: the so-called African solution. In 1940, Adolf Eichmann presented a foreign policy strategy for ridding the Third Reich of Jews. Working with the French,…

Read more »

The Surprising WWI History of Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Day Air-Raid Siren

May 4, 2016
By
The Surprising WWI History of Israel's Holocaust Memorial Day Air-Raid Siren

You probably know about the striking way Israelis mark Holocaust Remembrance Day and Memorial Day:…

Read more »

Meet Shalo-um Chan, Japan’s Curiously Israeli Anime Web Series

April 5, 2016
By
Shalom Chan

When you think Anime, you probably don’t think of Israel. Anime movies and TV shows…

Read more »

This Robot With an iPad Head Is the New Face of Israel Activism

March 8, 2016
By
This Robot With an iPad Head Is the New Face of Israel Activism

Rumor has it that most of our jobs…

Read more »

How Israel’s National Library Got a Hold of Sir Isaac Newton’s Papers

January 27, 2016
By
How Israel’s National Library Got a Hold of Sir Isaac Newton’s Papers

After Sir Isaac Newton died in 1727, his…

Read more »

Israel’s Great Persian Deer Heist of 1978

January 6, 2016
By
Israel's Persian Deer Heist of 1978

In the valleys of the Galilee, along the…

Read more »

Baba Joon, Israel’s First Persian-Language Oscar Entry

January 4, 2016
By
Baba Joon 7

Before a word is uttered in the new…

Read more »

Exclusive Trailer for a Fabulous New Zionism Documentary

December 16, 2015
By
CollidingDreams_posterFInal

Was Zionism a lifesaving ideology, or is it…

Read more »

Finding Home But Risking Your Family, in Jerusalem

November 13, 2015
By
P.S. Jerusalem

When filmmaker Danae Elon became pregnant with her…

Read more »

Trekkie Fan Fiction: Where Rabin’s Descendants Live Long and Prosper

November 3, 2015
By
Star Trek: Where Rabin's Descendants Live Long and Prosper

It’s been 20 years since Yitzhak Rabin’s assassination…

Read more »

Decoding the Torah=Decoding Life. Or Something.

October 21, 2015
By
Decoding the Torah=Decoding Life. Or Something.

A blurb for Torah Codes: End to Darkness…

Read more »

The 18-Year-Old Giving Haredi Fashion a Facelift

October 12, 2015
By
The 18-Year-Old Giving Haredi Fashion a Facelift

Ralph Lauren might have just stepped down as…

Read more »