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The City of David

King David's Citadel Discovered?

AP | DANIEL ESTRIN | Posted 05.06.2014 | Religion

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli archaeologist says he has found the legendary citadel captured by King David in his conquest of Jerusalem, rekindling a ...

The Neck And The Site Of The Temple

Kevin Bermeister | Posted 04.03.2012 | Religion
Kevin Bermeister

In the time it takes for the brain's signals to pass through the neck's constricted channel, Jewish mystics identify that the transference of a thought into its physical interpretation occurs.

Jerusalem's Mysterious Xs Baffle Archeologists

AP | MATTI FRIEDMAN | Posted 02.06.2012 | Weird News

JERUSALEM — Mysterious stone carvings made thousands of years ago and recently uncovered in an excavation underneath Jerusalem have archaeologis...

City of David or City of Gmaryahu ben Shafan?

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

The never-ending search for the mystical link to King David in Jerusalem distracts us from the real point of archaeology, which is understanding the past.

The Guards of the Settlers Just Shoot

Hagit Ofran | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hagit Ofran

When the word came that Samer Sarhan was killed, some young Palestinians gathered and threw their anger and frustration at the policemen in stones. The police reacted with tear gas and sound bombs.

Interview with Fakhri Abu-Diab: Can Non-Violence Work in Jerusalem?

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

"The strength comes from my hope and belief that one day things will be better. It comes from our strong desire not to lose the children -- not to see them commit violence and end up in jail."

Voices from Jerusalem: Archeology and National Claims in Jerusalem

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

Many in Israel today see archeology as a tool for strengthening the connection between the Jewish people and the ancient past of the land of Israel.

Netanyahu, the Tunnels Opener

Hagit Ofran | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hagit Ofran

Last week, an incident that could have set the entire Middle East on fire was prevented. Netanyahu's secret plan to visit a disputed tunnel in the East Jerusalem Palestinian neighborhood of Silwan was canceled.