King Ayi: We Have a lot of Work Ahead

The first thing one notices when they meet King David Ayi, is a deep sense of personal humility.  It is this humility which caused him to shy away from his royal lineage after being sent to America in 1987. Des...
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Peace: A Deceptive, Dictatorial Word

After a long absence, "peace" is back in the headlines, due in large measure to this week's visit to Israel by French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, who came to try to promote a new French initiative that ...

Life Is Better in Majuli Since An Israeli Came to Visit

She didn’t speak their language, but that didn’t stop Gili Navon from befriending and assisting the women of a remote island tribe in northeast India. (Originally published on Israel21c.org) Gili Navon didn’t intend to start a nonprofit organization when...

Why does UNESCO Insist on Rewriting Israel’s History?

“UNESCO ignores the unique Jewish connection to the Temple Mount, the site of two temples for 1,000 years, and the place to which Jews prayed for thousands of years,” Netanyahu said in a statement last month. No one should be surprised by UNESCO’s resolutio...

Did France Get The Memo?

Imagine this news story: "Last week, Israel convened representatives of 20 countries from across the world for an international conference to discuss what to do about the escalating security situation in Franc...