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Many In Israel Upset By Musical Show Of Unity

Nytimes.com | By ETHAN BRONNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Achinoam Nini, a singer and peace activist, has long stirred controversy here. Known abroad by her stage name, Noa, she has recorded with Arab artists...

Major American-Jewish Organizations may no Longer Back Turkey in Congress

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Harut Sassounian

American-Jewish organizations, which had for years supported Turkey's agenda on the Armenian Genocide in the U.S. Congress, were incensed by Turkish condemnations of Israel.

Israel May Retaliate Against Turkey by Recognizing the Armenian Genocide

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Harut Sassounian

Enraged by the abrasive tone of Turkey's condemnation of Israel's attack on Gaza, Israeli officials and Turkish analysts are now raising the possibility that Tel Aviv may retaliate.

Inside the Tel Aviv Bubble

Omri Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Omri Marcus

Here is a short guide to the various characters you will find in the Tel Aviv bubble these days, including Mr. Right Wing, Mr. Left Wing, The Escapist, and The Conspiracy Theory Guy.

Israel Arrests 6 in Tel Aviv Protesting Gaza Operation

Haaretz.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Six protesters were arrested Monday at an unauthorized demonstration against Israel's aerial campaign in the Gaza Strip, held outside the Egyptian Emb...

Doomed To Repeat

Sheerly Avni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sheerly Avni

Documentary Waltz With Bashir owes much of its visual impact to the director Ari Folman's animation team, but its dramatic tension derives from Folman's own search for his missing memories.

Reports: Paul McCartney To Play Israel In September, 40 Years After Beatles Ban

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

JERUSALEM — Sir Paul McCartney is set to perform in Israel, 40 years after his legendary band, the Beatles, were banned from playing in the Holy...

When Ugly Is Greener

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Karin Kloosterman

I've gone through about seven different bikes in as many years. The relative speed at which each bike was stolen was related to how beautiful it was.