Oded Yaron (Haaretz)


Update Your Facebook Status — In Ancient Aramaic!

By Oded Yaron (Haaretz)

Update Your Facebook Status — In Ancient Aramaic!
Facebook users are always looking for ways to make their statuses stand out on the uber-popular social network. One user has put a unique spin on the quest for original updates, tapping into the ancient Semitic language of Aramaic to create an entire page in the Canaanite tongue.Read More


Israeli Soldier Posts Photo on Instagram of Palestinian Boy in Gun's Crosshairs

By Oded Yaron (Haaretz)

Israeli Soldier Posts Photo on Instagram of Palestinian Boy in Gun's Crosshairs
An Israel Defense Forces soldier has posted an Instagram photo of what appears to be a Palestinian boy in the crosshairs of a sniper’s rifle, prompting angry criticism after it was picked up by The Electronic Intifada and other news sites around the world over the weekend.Read More






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