Judaism & Culture

Maccabee-era fortress discovered in Israel

Its destruction testifies to the battles the Maccabean dynasty kept fighting even after regaining Judea’s independence in the second century BCE.
November 16, 2021
Torah Mount Sinai

WATCH: How do Jews and Israel fit into a postmodern world?

'We are living in a post-morality world that is influencing every aspect of our life…and we have to deal with it,”' particularly when it comes to education, says Dr. Ronen Shoval of the Argaman Institute, an Israeli think tank.
June 26, 2021
Tel Aviv

HIP SET: Gripping crime novel is ‘a love poem to Tel Aviv’

'We have a chance to write books showing Israel as a real place...a place not defined by the Arab-Israeli conflict, where real people live real lives, in stories that still must, by their character and context, take place in Eretz Israel.'
May 30, 2021