Israel’s Orthodox rabbis have told reality TV star Alin Levy she cannot complete the process of converting to Judaism —because she is an actress.
Hadassah Hospital is a symbol of the best medical care and American support for the Jewish state. But its fiscal crisis has driven a wedge with the venerable women’s Zionist organization that funds it.
Evangelicals learned about the injustice of the occupation at ‘Christ at the Checkpoint.’ The Bethlehem event marks growing support for the Palestinians — and a worry for Israel.
Retired UConn basketball coach Jim Calhoun is legendary for winning — and his ties to Israel. He talks about what makes Israeli hoops great — and who he likes in March Madness.
Born-again Christians have been reliably pro-Israel. But a younger generation of evangelicals is taking a more balanced view as pro-Palestinian groups make inroads.
Some 50,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews descended on Manhattan for a ‘Great Prayer Assembly,’ where they protested the Israeli draft bill ahead of a Knesset vote.
An Israeli soldier and beauty queen was branded a “prostitute” after she refused to move to the back of a Jerusalem bus. But Dorot Matalon wouldn’t budge.
AIPAC has long avoided taking a clear stand on the substance of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. But with John Kerry about to unveil his plan, those days may be coming to an end.
Beneath banners invoking historic calamities from the Egyptian enslavement to the Holocaust, hundreds of thousand of haredi Orthodox men gathered on the streets of Jerusalem to recite psalms and penitential prayers as they inveighed against an enemy they consider on par with Hitler and the ancient pharaohs.
At AIPAC, two entrepreneurs sparred over a plan for Israel’s future energy sources as hundreds of students got arrested for protesting the proposed Keystone XL pipeline at a nearby rally.