Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)


Sexist Chocolate Bar Rocks Ultra-Orthodox Party

By Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)

Sexist Chocolate Bar Rocks Ultra-Orthodox Party
Ultra-Orthodox women activists hoped that perhaps their time had finally come in 2015 – that they would finally be seen and heard by the parties that represent their community in the Knesset.Read More


What If Bibi Loses? Imagining Life Without Netanyahu

By Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)

Rotating campaign billboard shows Netanyahu and Labor Party leader Isaac Herzog / Getty Images Read More


Jon Stewart's 'Uncircumcised' Swansong

By Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)


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Women Fight Back Against Jerusalem Modesty Signs

By Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)

A sign in the entrance to Mea Shearim neighborhood in Jerusalem. Photo by Wikimedia Commons / Lisa Mathon Read More


Should We Watch ISIS Horror Videos — or Look Away?

By Allison Kaplan Sommer (Haaretz)

Should We Watch ISIS Horror Videos — or Look Away?
As the Islamic State releases video after video, each more appalling than the next, in what is surely the YouTube channel from hell - the world seems to have divided into those of us who choose to watch the atrocities and those of us who don’t.Read More



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