Like many parents I was concerned that my son wasn’t getting enough sleep while he was away at sleep-away camp. As it turns out, it was my wife’s lack of sleep that posed a bigger concern. Each night beginning around …

Summer Camps Post Camp Photos: Good Idea or Bad? Read more »

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Like many American rabbis who relocate to Israel on aliyah, Rabbi Naftali “Tuly” Weisz began to look for a way to make a difference in the Holy Land. The 30-something Modern Orthodox rabbi had already made some significant relationships with …

Israel on Display Each Day Through New Mobile App Israel365 Read more »

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An Ultra-Orthodox Hasidic Jewish newspaper named Der Tzitung has determined that the photo of top U.S. leaders receiving an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden was too scandalous. What was so offensive about the image? U.S. Secretary of State Hillary …

Hillary Clinton Removed from History in Iconic White House Situation Room Photo by Hasidic Newspaper Read more »

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While Photoshop wasn’t around 100 years ago, the altering of images to change history sure was.  A couple weeks ago I ventured into the basement floor of the Steimatzky’s flagship bookstore in the Mamilla Mall in Jerusalem. The three-story store …

Doctored Photographs of Herzl and the Gaza Flotilla in Israel Read more »

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