Tag Archives: Old City of Jerusalem

Time to dissect the Israel Apartheid accusation.

Lots of talk about Apartheid, especially in Israel.  What is Apartheid?  Where do we find it in Israel? Apartheid is another word for  segregation.  Apartheid was practiced in South Africa. Segregation, in America, was the practice of requiring separate housing, education and other services for people of colour. Laws concerning …

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Arlene from Israel: Am Yisrael Chai.

The Nation of Israel Lives – Am Yisrael Chai Here in Israel, we have just completed Simchat Torah, a holiday of joyous celebration of the Torah.  Many of us found it difficult to go into the holiday.  A strange thing: To celebrate on holidays, even in the face of tragedy …

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