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This week from Israel

By Noga Gur-Arieh

October 1, 2012 | 11:00 am

Moran Itzkovitch (34), an Israeli with a dream, will lift off on a hot air balloon, on a journey across five continents. Itzkovitch, along with a group of one Israeli and eight... read on

  • Netanyahu, the bomb and the Memes

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 28, 2012 | 10:00 am

    Netanyahu's speech last night really blew our minds. Every single Israeli, even the ones who have no respect for him as Prime Minister, agreed that this speech was on the verge of breathtaking. But turns out, once again, the joke's on us.

     

    After wowing the audience with facts... read on

  • Live and let live

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 27, 2012 | 10:27 am

    I have recently encountered several comments condemning and disrespecting some ways of religious beliefs. Some were aimed at me, some aimed at others. Surprisingly enough, in "some ways of religious beliefs" I don't mean other religions, I mean different ways of Judaism. It is... read on

  • Riots, filmmaking and the wrong thing to say

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 24, 2012 | 10:10 am

    In the past week, Muslims from all over the world lost it because of a movie. Since I haven't seen it, I'll give them the benefit of the doubt and say it is, in fact, more offensive than any artistic protest ever made before. Does this justify violent behavior on such scale? Does... read on

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  • One Israeli Creation for the Weekend

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 21, 2012 | 1:00 pm

    There is not a single Israeli who doesn't know Eskimo Limon (Lemon Popsicle), when about 20% of Israelis know it by heart. This 1978 cult film directed by Boaz Davidson became an essential part of the Israeli culture, and is being quoted on various opportunities since then.  The... read on

  • The best holiday of them all

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 19, 2012 | 10:30 am

    Rosh Hashana is my favorite holiday. But more than the food and the family-time, what makes this holiday my favorite is the atmosphere. It's this something I feel inside of me, in my house, in my town and nationwide. It is a one of a kind holiday spirit. As I said before, a Jewish... read on

  • Israel and the world Pt. 20 - weekly news from Israel

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 17, 2012 | 11:00 am

    Warren Weinstein, an American Jew, was captured by Al Qaeda a year ago. After turning to Obama for help, he now asks Netanyahu to give his captors all they want and release him back to his home. The leader of Al Qaeda demanded the release of all Al Qaeda and Taliban members which... read on

  • One Israeli Creation for the Weekend

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    September 14, 2012 | 1:00 pm

    For this weekend, I would like to recommend a newbie in the Israeli music industry. Her name is Maya Unger, she is 26 years old, and she is not yet famous, but soon to be. For sure. After encountering one of her songs, I fell in love with her fun, catchy music, and decided I had to... read on

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