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“F*cked Up, Horrible Chickens”

Rockets and missiles from the south and mob violence most everywhere else: Why did Israel just dissolve into bloodshed?

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Ethnic What?

What does it mean when Palestinian citizens of Israel use the term “ethnic cleansing” to describe parts of their experience?

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All in the Family

Is “family-uber-alles” the only thing that cuts across lines of religion, language, ethnicity, sexual orientation and all other things that divide one Israeli from the next?

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(Qui Est-Ce Que) J’Accuse?

Forty-five people are crushed to death by a crowd at an all-night revelry at Mount Meron. Who or what is to blame?

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Hebrew & Me

We ask (and answer) what may be the most intimate question we know: What does Hebrew mean to us?

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Our Bennett-factor

The liberal, center-left newspaper Haaretz endorses Naftali Bennett, a privatize-anything-that-moves and annex-anything-God-promised-to-us-in-the-Bible right wing ideologue, as our next PM. What gives?

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Ben Gvir?

Kahanist MK Itamar Ben Gvir represents an outlook that most Israelis find loathsome. Is it better to fight him, or just ignore him?

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