It’s no secret that there’s a dearth of women on panels in the Jewish world. Devorah Blachor imagines how organizers of such confabs can ‘avoid the guaranteed embarrassment of correctly being identified as a bunch of antediluvian blockheads.’
Jimmy Wales went to Israel to collect a prize for his role in the information revolution. The Wikipedia founder explains how he values neutrality — even in a place where there is little middle ground.
Natalie Portman said she had lots of support while directing her first film, about the childhood of Israeli intellectual Amos Oz, shown in Cannes.
American pop star Madonna has angered supporters of Israel and the Palestinians by posting on Instagram a photo of a Palestinian and a Jew about to kiss.
After discovering a mystery item in an otherwise typical Israeli breakfast, the author turns her kitchen into a laboratory of tahini exploration.