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Video Travel Bite: Jerusalem, Israel

Rick Steves | Posted 10.27.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

From time to time we share a random video clip to fuel your travel dreams. Join us today as we visit the Christian Quarter of the Old City in Jerusale...

Shifting Reality for Peace!

Kevin Bermeister | Posted 10.05.2013 | World
Kevin Bermeister

The complexity of Jerusalem's Temple Mount appears insurmountable because demand to possess the world's most contested rock will in all likelihood continue unabated until a peaceful solution emerges from it.

Welcome to the Holy Land

Rick Steves | Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

The Israeli coast from Tel Aviv to the border of Lebanon is dotted with interesting sights. The thriving city of Haifa is home to the main temple of the Baha'i Faith.

Arabs Boycott Adidas as Public Displeasure Shifts From the West to China

James Dorsey | Posted 06.10.2012 | World
James Dorsey

Arab youth and sports ministers announced this week a boycott of sports apparel manufacturer Adidas because of its sponsorship of last month's Jerusalem marathon.

State eyes 'legal' takeover of abandoned East Jerusalem properties

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

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Boycott this Boycott

Room Eight | Room Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Community Response to AHAVA Boycott‏From: rabbi@bhsbrooklyn.org Sent:Thu 7/15/10 5:45 PM I just today received this compelling, researched and e...

Charges against activists abandoned after Turkey delivers ultimatum

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Israel bowed to heavy diplomatic pressure to deport hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists yesterday, after what Turkey said was an ultimatum that thre...

Reflections on Jerusalem Day in an Impoverished, Extremist, and Divided City

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

Over time, Jerusalem has become the symbol of the Israeli "having it all" illusion. The attempt to "have our cake and eat it too" has no future and relegates the city to a chaotic state of uncertainty.

To Restart the Mideast Peace Process Try These 'Confidence-Building' Measures

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

President Obama, the man who promised change, who went Cairo, should personally take a leadership role in dousing the Hate. A little tough love to the Palestinians is long overdue.

Clinton Calls Israel Rift A Challenge

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) MOSCOW - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has described a rift with Israel over a Jerusalem construction project as a challenge, avoiding ...

Film on Haiti's Restaveks to Play at Human Rights Film Festival

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mark Stanley, Pulitzer Center Staff On February 1, the Pulitzer Center will present several films at the Human Rights Film Festival at Georgetown Law ...

Video on Haiti's Child Indentured Servants to Play at Human Rights Film Festival

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pulitzer Center Staff On February 1, the Pulitzer Center will present several films at the Human Rights Film Festival at Georgetown Law School. The vi...

Video on Haiti's Child Slaves to Play at Human Rights Film Festival

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pulitzer Center Staff On February 1, the Pulitzer Center will present several films at the Human Rights Film Festival at Georgetown Law School. The vi...

Israel withholding NGO employees' work permits

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Interior Ministry has stopped granting work permits to foreign nationals working in most international nongovernmental organizations operating in ...

Amira Hass / Israel blocking NGO efforts with tourist visas

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Interior Ministry has stopped granting work permits to foreign nationals working in most international nongovernmental organizations operating in ...

Israel: EU stance on dividing Jerusalem harms peace talks

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Foreign Ministry on Tuesday lashed out at a European Union plan to call for the division of Jerusalem between Israel and the Palestinians, saying ...

Demjanjuk trial / Why liberal legal systems can't try Nazis

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Demjanjuk trial in Jerusalem showed Israelis what the Germans found out years before: The rules of the game in the liberal legal system are not su...

Rabin-Clinton deal makes East Jerusalem freeze possible

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Under a precedent established by prime minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995, the prime minister is authorized to freeze construction for Jews in East Jerusa...

Turkey envoy: Israel humiliated me more than ever in my career

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Tuesday summoned Israeli Ambassador Gabi Levy for clarification, a day after the foreign ministry in Jerusalem called ...

Ultra-Orthodox Jews protest Intel Sabbath work

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

More than a thousand devout Jews are protesting in Jerusalem against plans by computer chip maker Intel to operate on Saturdays....

Israel presses ahead on settlements

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Palestinian leader calls for halt as building works in East Jerusalem gain momentum....

U.S. Planning to restart Israel-PA talks based on '67 borders

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The United States and Egypt, along with France, are planning a joint move to restart Israeli-Palestinian talks on the basis of the June 4, 1967, borde...

Violent clashes erupt at Jerusalem's holiest site

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JERUSALEM - Israeli police firing stun grenades faced off Sunday against masked Palestinian protesters hurling stones and plastic chairs outside the H...

Flourishing Palestinian sex trade exposed in new report

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Young Palestinian women are being forced to into prostitution in brothels, escort services, and private apartments in Ramallah and Jerusalem, includin...

Juggling the occupation: a night at the circus

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Elliott D. Woods, for the Pulitzer CenterRamallah -- Speckled in dayglo, the young girl shimmying her way up the ropes can't be older than twelve -- b...