Books
15 May 2006
Israelis tend to be extremely touchy about how they are represented in the media. As any journalist with an e-mail...
Politics
31 October 2005
Zionism is Israel's official state ideology. A vast majority of Israeli Jews, plus many Jews living outside Israel,...
International Politics
23 May 2005
Binyamin Netanyahu, Israel's current finance minister and a leading member of the Likud party, was probed early this...
Religion
14 February 2005
At the Royal Geographical Society in London on 25 January, Melanie Phillips fought like a lioness against the motion...
Politics
24 January 2005
Will the election of Mahmoud Abbas, people ask, lead to a breakthrough in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict? Wrong...
Food and Drink
06 December 2004
Two years ago, at the age of 88 and after living in Jerusalem for 85 years, my grandmother, Gracia Baram, decided to...
Middle East
20 September 2004
How could a 28-year-old secretary, a devoted Likud voter with no record of political activism, find herself being...