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PHOTOS: Tel Aviv Is A Summer City

Sivan Askayo | Posted 10.07.2012 | Travel
Sivan Askayo

Chic and trendy outdoors cafes, boutique hotels, gourmet restaurants, fashionable boutiques, bakeries, bars, dance bars, an exciting night life scene, new museums, parks, beaches and simply lively people.

Israel's Least Appreciated Prime Minister

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 07.01.2012 | Home
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I'm not sure which is sadder, that Yitzhak Shamir died or that people didn't really know that he was still alive. For Shamir certainly was Israel's least appreciated Prime Minister amid presiding over some of the state's greatest achievements. He kept the people safe.

It's the Settlements, Stupid!

Carlo Strenger | Posted 08.06.2012 | Home
Carlo Strenger

Israel, it turns out, is perceived in a much more differentiated manner than Netanyahu wants to make us believe.

Madonna Looks Fierce As She Kicks Off Tour In Israel

AOL Music | Contessa Gayles | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Madonna kicked off her highly anticipated MDNA world tour last night (May 31) in Tel Aviv, Israel, and photographer Guy Prives was on the scene to cap...

Incitement in Tel Aviv

Jeremy Ben-Ami | Posted 05.25.2012 | Home
Jeremy Ben-Ami

Seeing pictures and reading first-hand reports of Wednesday night's riot in which Jews targeted African refugees in Tel Aviv left me shocked and saddened.

Israeli Lawmaker Makes Shocking Comment About Refugees

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 05.24.2012 | Home

Miri Regev, a member of the Israeli parliament from the right-wing Likud Party, told protesters during a public demonstration on Wednesday that Sudane...

How The Super-Rich Are Suffering From Europe's Economic Crisis

Reuters | Posted 07.13.2012 | Business

* Global luxury house prices fell 0.4 pct in Q1 2012 * First quarterly price fall since 2009 LONDON, May 14 (Reuters) - ...

Tel Aviv: The Next Great Fashion Capital

Aslaug Magnusdottir | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Aslaug Magnusdottir

While my calendar with Moda Operandi often takes me to fashionable locales like Milan and Paris, I am thrilled when opportunities to visit new places present themselves. So I was ecstatic to be invited to Tel Aviv.

The Knish Lives In Israel

Laura Silver | Posted 06.26.2012 | Religion
Laura Silver

Israel, on my first visit in 1994, was teeming pitas, tomato-and-cucumber breakfasts and fresh-squeezed Jerusalem juices. Still, I could not find a cornerstone of my culinary upbringing.

10 Reasons Americans Should Celebrate Israel's Independence Day

Arsen Ostrovsky | Posted 06.23.2012 | Home
Arsen Ostrovsky

Is Israel perfect? No, of course not. It also makes mistakes and has problems. But at a time when many seek to unjustly delegitimize and demonize the Jewish State, it is well worth celebrating her many significant, indeed extraordinary contributions to society.

Will Israel Survive?

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 06.19.2012 | Home
MJ Rosenberg

Being pro-Israel means caring about Israel. It does not mean using it as an excuse for power brokering and suppressing dissident voices.

The Party at the End of the World

Julie Gray | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
Julie Gray

America does not know the feeling of having countries, say, 90 minutes away from its border that often say things like America doesn't deserve to exist and brethren will unite to prove this! America does not know what is like to be attacked, routinely, by missiles.

(video) Wibbitz: Text-to-Video Software Delivers Automated Video Solution for Publishers

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

An early stage Tel Aviv-based start-up called Wibbitz, says that it can take the RSS feed of a text publisher and create a distinct video segment inco...

Israeli Filmmaker Joseph Cedar Talks About His Footnote

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.07.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Footnote, Joseph Cedar's fourth film, won the award for best screenplay at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2011 and was one of the nominees for this y...

Great Person #1: From Tel Aviv to the Academy Awards, Saving Children With Karen Tal

Robert LoCascio | Posted 05.06.2012 | Good News
Robert LoCascio

When you meet someone like Karen Tal, you can't help but think how much better the world is to have people like her living in it. I had the opportunity to sit down with Karen and find out what makes a person like her tick.

Breaking Through Borders To Share Untold Stories

Julie Gray | Posted 04.25.2012 | Impact
Julie Gray

It's a crazy idea. For many, it is an unthinkable one, this moving from Hollywood to the Middle East. I'm going in the opposite direction, people say....

PHOTOS: 8 Best Party Beaches In The World

BootsnAll | Posted 04.22.2012 | Travel

Expect to see voluptuous topless ladies, as some of the most beautiful people in the world are on display here.

Confessions of a Pinkwasher

Yoav Sivan | Posted 02.14.2012 | New York
Yoav Sivan

Sarah Schulman's article "Israel and Pinkwashing" contributes to an unrelenting focus on a useless question: is Israel more pro-gay or more anti-Palestinian?

WATCH: Incredible Star Wars-Themed Escalator

Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

Is this the world's most amazing display of interior design? The Eighth Wonder of the World? Admittedly, the landmark looks surprisingly uncrowded -- ...

WATCH: Roberto Cavalli Gets An Encore In Israel

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.22.2011 | Style

Roberto Cavalli's Spring 2012 collection was so nice, he's showing it twice! Cavalli staged a runway show in Tel Aviv, which is currently holding i...

Perry Farrell in NYC: Jane's Addiction's Frontman Is a Great Escape Artist

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

2011-10-26-Screenshot20111026at11.55.08AM.jpg Farrell discusses performing, the new album, and the next place he's taking Lollapalooza (Israel?!?).

Architects Mutiny On Jerusalem Museum Of Tolerance

Posted 12.04.2011 | Arts

The Simon Wiesenthal Center's new Museum of Tolerance building in Jerusalem has hit yet another snag in its impending construction, this time with its...

PHOTOS: 7 Budget-Friendly Subs For Europe's Top Cities

The Daily Meal | Posted 12.02.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

How many times have you embarked on a trip with a strict budget? You book your flight with miles, plan your itinerary ahead to avoid impromptu purchases, and even take your full budget out of the ATM and pay for everything with cash so you know just how much you've spent. Then you watch solemnly as that budget flies right out the window on day two and you've officially entered splurge territory.

WATCH: Unicyclist Balances On Top Of Beer Bottles

Posted 11.30.2011 | Weird News

That's one sweet ride. A unicyclist with almost unshakable balance pedaled his wheel across the mouths of 127 beer bottles in a row. The specialize...

In Israel, the Future Can Come Down to Just One Night

Bradley Burston | Posted 11.06.2011 | Home
Bradley Burston

How can you tell if a revolution is real? When this all started, I had no idea. But I kept going to the tent camps and to the marches until I learned.