Palestine-Israel Surprise Agreement

Palestine-Israel Surprise Agreement

The rapid developments that led to the peace agreement with Egypt and the Oslo Agreement that created the Palestinian Authority were surprises which were looked with skepticism. There is a good reason for the secrecy; early publication can damage sensitive negotiations. “Hey! Why did you publish that I will give Sinai back? Settlers are killing […]

Zurich Reaches Zion

Zurich Reaches Zion

Understanding Western Culture withoutvisiting Bahnhofstrasse (Station Street) in Zurich is impossible. This is neither for its being one of the world’s most exclusive shopping venues nor for the pretty Lake of Zurich at its end.

New Auschwitz

New Auschwitz

It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God said Jesus and nailed the topic in an awesome reminder that both Hebrew*and Aramaic heavily rely on exaggerations and graphic metaphors to transfer messages compactly.

Detroit, New York

Detroit, New York

The stork in the heaven knoweth her appointed times; and the turtle and the crane and the swallow observe the time of their coming; but my people know not the judgment of the LORD—Jeremiah 8:7 – Can New York bankrupt? Is Detroit an isolated event or is it a swallow announcing a freezing spring in […]

The Wizard of Shas Returns

The Wizard of Shas Returns

Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing?—Matthew 10:29 – Following a four-month delay in the elections of the Chief Rabbis, those were elected hurriedly on July 24, 2013. For the second time in 2013, Prime Minister Netanyahu emerged from an electoral process battered and weakened. This time he took down with him The Jewish Home, the […]

Strategic Sewage

Strategic Sewage

The chances that the sewage system of Tel Aviv would be featured here a third time were slim; yet, after a deep-kept secret—literally underground-kept—was disclosed on July 20, 2013, the topic was unavoidable.

American Visa; Israeli Racism

American Visa; Israeli Racism

“Either explicitly or implicitly, there was some kind of profiling going on, and the same innocent individual was being screened over and over again.”—William Press, Computer Scientist

Amalek Hits Israel

Amalek Hits Israel

What is the worst insult a religious Jew may use?* What is the most violent act permitted to a religious Jew? Is rabbinical Judaism related to the Biblical one?

Un-Branding Israel

Un-Branding Israel

China is not a good place for enjoying Chinese pagodas. Western ideologies destroyed them. Yet, while traveling around there, even the post-Cultural Revolution cities and towns have a rather uniformly blockish look.

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