Posts Tagged ‘ jerusalem ’

The Radical Israeli Activists Who Golda Meir Famously Called “Not Nice”

June 22, 2016
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The Radical Israeli Activists Who Golda Meir Famously Called "Not Nice"

The Black Lives Matters movement has rich precedents not just in the American Black Panthers movement of the 1960s and 1970s, but in an Israeli activist group of the same name. Back in 1971 a group of Mizrahi young people gathered in the Musrara neighborhood of Jerusalem. Fed up with…

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How Game of Thrones Author George R. R. Martin Imagined a Future Jerusalem

June 7, 2016
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How Lord of the Rings Author George R. R. Martin Imagined a Future Jerusalem

Imagine Israel has been split into two states, and Israelis and Palestinians share Jerusalem, which…

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This 260-Year-Old Church Ladder Shows Just How Much Jews and Christians Have in Common

December 24, 2015
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The 260-Year-Old Church Ladder That Shows Just How Much Jews and Christians Have in Common

If you’re feeling lonely on this most Christian of days, just think of all that…

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Finding Home But Risking Your Family, in Jerusalem

November 13, 2015
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When filmmaker Danae Elon became pregnant with her…

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Comic-Book Heroes Storm Jerusalem

February 20, 2014
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The paper-cut artist Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik—whose website, tellingly, is NiceJewishArtist.com—appropriates…

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The Anti-Semitic Origins of “Hip Hip Hooray”?

January 21, 2014
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Three cheers for the bat mitzvah girl! Hip…

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A Muslim, a Jew, and a Jerusalem Kabbalist

December 19, 2013
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One man’s trash is another man’s treasure—and sometimes,…

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A Graphic Novel with Jerusalem as its Hero

August 28, 2013
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Boaz Yakin’s latest graphic novel, Jerusalem, based on his…

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A Cookbook Called Jerusalem

November 16, 2012
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Chefs Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi were both…

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Jerusalem, in IMAX

June 26, 2012
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You’ve never seen Israel like this. In the…

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The Most Popular Palestinian Writer in Israel

May 15, 2012
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Sayed Kashua has made a career out of…

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Jerusalem in Google’s Eyes

May 9, 2012
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The amazing Street View function on Google Maps…

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