Three-time Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee spent a week in the West Bank in order to encourage Palestinian women to be physically active, despite cultural restrictions and lack of opportunities. Read more.
On the tracks of women of the Bible: From Hulda’s tomb to the church where Mary uttered the Magnificat, the Holy Land abounds with sites celebrating revered women.
BDS a hate crime? In France, legal vigilance punishes anti-Israel activists
U.S. pro-Israel group launches ‘Thank you Scarlett’ campaign. In the wake of the Scarlett Johansson-SodaStream-Oxfam brouhaha, The Israel Project has found a creative way of thanking the actress for standing up for Israel.
Roger Waters takes Neil Young and Scarlett Johansson to task on Facebook: ’Scarlett, you are undeniably cute, but if you think Soda Stream is building bridges towards peace you are also undeniably not paying attention,’ writes musician.
Abbas presides over mass Palestinian wedding in West Bank. Abbas’ office funded the event with more than $1 million, including $4,000 in startup money for each couple.
Actress Scarlett Johansson, who has been the subject of criticism in recent weeks since becoming a brand ambassador for SodaStream - a company which operates a factory in an Israeli settlement - has come out with an official response, saying she supports a two-state solution.