Letters From Multilingual Tel Aviv Show the Early Limits of Hebrew

How Jewish immigrants negotiated pressure to learn Western languages and maintain links between the Diaspora and Zion

Two Israelis Killed in Separate Stabbing Attacks

Woman killed outside West Bank settlement; IDF soldier killed in Tel Aviv

The Israeli Government Hates My Life

And it loves making videos telling me all about it

In Israel, Cooperative Restaurants Put Politics on the Menu

They focus on fairness, community, and social justice—rather than profit. And some of the food is pretty good, too.

‘The Person Who Sparks the Movement and Ends Up With a Broken Heart’

In 2011, Tel Aviv’s Daphni Leef helped ignite the J14 movement for social change. She looks back at what went wrong.

Anatomy of a Tel Aviv Neighborhood

How Florentin became bohemian, artsy, and affordable—and not at all hipster

Tel Aviv Nursery Children Cope With Rockets

A teacher’s story

An American Mother Visits Israel on a Mission

Sirens blare as we fill out paperwork for my daughter to volunteer with the IDF

In Israel, Debating What to Tell Young Children

As sirens blare and security concerns mount, parents try to keep kids calm

In Tel Aviv, Sirens, Soccer, and an Uneasy Night

A family takes cover in the stairwell as rockets from Gaza are intercepted

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