Israel is the only Jewish state in the world Israel is the only democracy in the Middle East among 22 Arab nations These 22 Arab states occupy more than 99% of the land mass of the Middle East Israel holds little more than 0.07% of the entire landmass of the Middle East Arab League countries…

This is the story of a young Israeli-French woman and the incredible changes she has initiated in some of the poorest regions of Africa these past six years. Thanks to her passion, dedication, belief and vision, hundreds of thousands of people across Africa have seen improvements in their lives which they would never have imagined…

“The most common and popular approach to the Holocaust is the attempt to equate Zionism with Nazism. This strategy allows its creators to convey the supposed racism and evil believed to exist at the heart of the Zionist enterprise. It also reverses the role of the Jews in history, transforming their status as victims to…

When Republican candidate Newt Gringrich dropped his bombshell in December last year, stating categorically that “There was no Palestine as a state – it was in fact part of the Ottoman Empire. We have invented the Palestinian people, who are in fact Arabs and are historically part of the Arab people”, he resurrected a debate…

On May 14, 1948, at 4 p.m., David Ben-Gurion read the Declaration of Independence of the State of Israel.  The world’s newest country had been born, and its future would be written in the stars. Today, 65 years later, this tiny country evokes awe, astonishment and immense pride. With its intellectual capital, technology, medicine and…

A melting pot of communities: what image does that conjure up in our minds?  For many of us, it would probably be New York with which it has been most frequently  associated, but today it certainly characterizes Israel, that tiny country of about 7.7 million people, some 6 million of whom are Jews – but…

“Teaching,” said Albert Einstein, “should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as hard duty. Never regard study as duty but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the…