Political(Ish)

Video Contest: Filmmakers Spread Message of Love for Israel

By: Rivkah Lambert Adler To inspire Jews and non-Jews with the truth about Israel, filmmakers were challenged create brief videos featuring positive messages about the country Avi Abelow, Founder and CEO of Israel Video Network, started a video contest for filmmakers around the world with the sole purpose of educating and spreading the truth about Israel. […]

Forbes Israel Reveals Top 30 Under 30

Yesterday, Forbes Israel released – for the first time – its list of top 30 under 30. These are individuals who excel in areas such as business, technology, media, culture, and more! Here are a few from the list: Roy Reznik (27), Co-Founder of Adallom, which was sold last summer to Microsoft MSFT +3.22% for $320 million […]

From graffiti to colorful canvases

Solomon Souza spray paints murals of characters that inspired him on shutters of Mahane Yehuda stores, ranging from biblical heroes to former Israeli prime ministers. From early morning until late evening, the Israeli market’s narrow, covered alleys are packed with local shoppers and tourists pushing their way past packed stalls in search of the best […]

Some kosher (and non-kosher) surprises in Tel Aviv

By: Erik Tryggestad, The Christian Chronicle Hearing a traveller’s perspective of Israel before and then after their first trip – clearly, Israel is full of surprises! Writer for The Christian Chronicle, Erik Tryggestad, wrote about his experience travelling Israel for the first time. He points out that: “a country, a region or a people can’t […]

Oxford University Press teams up with Israeli educational-tech startups

The collaboration with startups Total Boox, Tiny Tap, and Kidoz will focus on digitizing books and making them accessible through new technological formats. We all know that it’s easier to read from a tangible book rather than staring at a digital screen for hours on end. But it’s even more frustrating when a library doesn’t have […]

Holocaust survivor to represent Israel at the UN

Quoted from: Israel National News, written by: Nitsan Keidar Holocaust Survivor, Martha Weiss, was specifically selected to represent Israel at the UN in honour of International Holocaust Day In an unprecedented move, Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon has relinquished his seat and invited Holocaust survivor Martha Weiss to represent Israel in his […]