Just over six years ago, in the lush Upper Galilee of northern Israel, the nation’s first large-scale harvest of legal medical marijuana was flowering on the roof deck of Tzahi Cohen’s parents’ house, perched on a cliff overlooking the bright-green farming village of Birya. Until...
A night of anger and reflection
Israel forced to rethink ‘unconstitutional’ African expulsion plan
East meets West for UC Grad at Asian Chabads
Biggest takeaway from 2014 Israel Index is support for freedom
Poem: Yom Kippur
Moving and shaking: Tour de Summer Camps, Woman to Woman Conference and more
Hope and help for the homeless at LAFH
The danger of gossip
Tag: Tikun Olam
October 2, 2013 | 10:23 am
July 3, 2012 | 10:35 am
June 3, 2012 | 12:09 am
May 23, 2011 | 2:18 pm
In northeastern Japan, the area hardest hit by the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami, a team of Israeli post-trauma experts guided local teachers and officials through their lingering pain.
One kindergarten teacher broke down in tears as she related how another teacher saw...
October 17, 2002 | 8:00 pm
When people query me as to who our clients are, if the person is Jewish, I often answer, "Half our clients are Jewish organizations. And the other half are people who treat us really nicely."
Almost always people laugh at the response. Once, however, at a Jewish event in San...