Hundreds take part in Tel Aviv SlutWalk

Hundreds take part in Tel Aviv SlutWalk

Israeli women march in protest of those who claim that dressing, acting in certain way makes women responsible for rapes, sexual harassment On Thursday evening some 200 protestors gathered at Tel Aviv’s Gan Meir where the SlutWalk protest march was set to begin. The name may be provocative but it hides a very serious agenda. […]

Israeli part of “10 disruptive individuals who are reshaping the mobile industry”

The mobile industry is at an exciting stage: There are enough smartphone customers that there’s a huge field of opportunity for device makers, carriers, and app makers, but the market is still fragmented enough that no one company dominates. In this kind of frothy market, the risks are high, but the potential payoffs are huge, […]

From ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestant to Tank Instructor…

Esther Petrack, made famous in the US as the first observant Jewish contestant on “America’s Next Top Model” in 2010-2011, is now a soldier in the IDF Armored Corps. “My nails are no longer what they were, but the girls in the course are nicer than those on the show.”

EU, Israel ink ‘open skies’ deal

Israel and the European Union have finalized an ‘open skies’ agreement, which will allow all European airlines to operate direct lines to Israel, and allow Israel to do the same across EU-member nations’ skies. (Ynet)

Turns out some IDF Soldiers have legit BeatBoxin’ Talent

An IDF paratrooper beatboxing during a break in an exercise conducted in the Golan Heights, March 2012.

Israeli musicians to perform in Toronto

By Bill Gladston Canadian Jewish News Several upcoming concerts in the Toronto area feature Israeli musicians, beginning April 1 with Jerusalem Makes Music, a special musical evening co-hosted by the German Consulate of Toronto and the Jerusalem Foundation of Canada. Jerusalem Makes Music, a fundraiser for the Jerusalem Foundation, features three young musicians from Germany […]