Report Shows Israel Studies Flowering on Campus

American college students who want to study the poetry of Yehuda Amichai or the films of Amos Gitai are in luck.

Operation Cast Lead: Israeli fire hit many civilian targets during the military campaign in Gaza last year. The reasons for the civilian casualties are disputed.

Bereft and Healing, a Father Returns Home to Gaza

“The blood of my daughters was a price that saved others’ lives,” said Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish. One year later, the Gaza physician is trying to make sense of the deaths of his children, killed by Israeli missiles during Israel’s military campaign.

Brandeis Looking For Next Leader While Facing Budget Challenge

The search for a successor to Jehuda Reinharz, president of Brandeis University, is under way, but moving at a pace too slow for some. At the same time, Reinharz is fending off accusations stemming from the serious financial challenges now facing the school.

Why the Mistrust Between U.S. and Israel?

Like a couple that just can’t get along, even when they agree, Washington and Jerusalem have spent early January locked in squabbles.

Under Investigation: Israeli police interrogated Nofrat Frenkel after she defied Orthodox prayer rules at the Western Wall.

Leaders Mull Options To Protest Restrictions at Kotel

Acts of civil disobedience are among the strategies that the Reform movement is weighing as it mulls how best to advocate for religious pluralism in Israel, particularly at Jerusalem’s Western Wall — the site of recent confrontations between women worshipping as a prayer group, the Orthodox rabbis who control access to the wall and the police.