Israeli culture

City Dance Jerusalem

City Dance Jerusalem is a unique video dance project that brings modern dance out of performance halls and into the streets, creating a meeting point between art and everyday life in the open urban public spaces


Israel Outreach: Broad Vs Deep

New public relations effort is clever, but superficial.

12/23/2013 - 19:00
Editor And Publisher

Did you know that Israel is the first country to ban underweight models? A recent law prohibits the use of ultra-skinny young women and of altering images in photos and ads.

Gary Rosenblatt

Katsav Rape Conviction Hailed as Watershed Moment

01/02/2011 - 19:00

TEL AVIV (JTA) -- For years it was considered an open secret in Israeli political and media circles that Moshe Katsav had a habit of sexually harassing women who worked for him.

In a nation at arms with a decidedly machismo bent, sexual encounters between powerful male politicians and military officers and their female staff often were seen as a perk of the job and such behavior quietly was accepted as part of the culture, if unhappily by many women.

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