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Tis the Season: Shofars piled high at Eli Ribak’s shop in Tel Aviv.

Blowing Away

By Judy Maltz

Eleven months of the year, traffic is slow at best at a Tel Aviv shofar store. But as the High Holidays draw near, it’s a madhouse.


Mutiny in the Ranks: Soldiers of unit 8200 training in the field in 2012.

Behind the Unit 8200 Uproar

By Yossi Melman

A group of Israeli reservists set off a firestorm when they refused to spy on Palestinians. Yossi Mellman explains why the public reacted so strongly to the scandal in an elite unit.


Sweet Honey Cake

Sweet Honey Cake

By Rose Levy Beranbaum

Leave it to legendary baker and author Rose Levy Beranbaum to come up with a honey cake recipe that even the most ardent honey-cake haters can love.


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