Israeli Researchers Prove Advantages of Bilingual Homes

Israeli Researchers Prove Advantages of Bilingual Homes Raising children with a home language different from the outside language offers many advantages, experts say. By Abigail Klein Leichman, Israel21c “More than half the world is bilingual,” states Bar-Ilan University linguistics professor emeritus Joel Walters. “People often think

‘Tu B’Shvat’ – A Joyful Day in Israel to Celebrate Trees!

‘Tu B’Shvat’ – A Joyful Day in Israel to Celebrate Trees! By United with Israel staff It is now the season of Tu B’Shvat, a joyful day in Israel when it is customary for children – and adults – to go on tree-planting and agricultural field trips. Diaspora Jews

After Devastating Earthquakes, Israel to Send Aid to Turkey and Syria

After Devastating Earthquakes, Israel to Send Aid to Turkey and Syria Search and rescue teams along with medical assistance are being readied following a request by Turkish authorities. Israel has also agreed to send aid to Syria. By World Israel News Israel is preparing aid for

Israeli Champion Shooter Takes Aim at Olympics’ Antisemitism

Israeli Champion Shooter Takes Aim at Olympics’ Antisemitism “I will never participate in a competition without Israeli symbols on my suit,” vowed Sergy Rikhter after refusing to bow to pressure from antisemitic Indonesian competition hosts. By United with Israel Staff An Israeli Olympic shooter named Sergy

Israel’s Response to Terror: Gaza Border Gets New Jewish Community

Israel’s Response to Terror: Gaza Border Gets New Jewish Community Construction and Housing Yitzhak Goldknopf said the community will house around 500 families. By Pesach Benson, TPS The Israeli government voted to promote planning for a new community near the Gaza border on Sunday. No timeline

Progressive Group Pushes Anti-Israel, Pro-BDS Curriculum into US Grade Schools

Progressive Group Pushes Anti-Israel, Pro-BDS Curriculum into US Grade Schools A recent CAMERA report finds support for boycotting Israel accompanies a proliferating education approach. By JNS.org A recently released report from the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting and Analysis (CAMERA) takes aim at the

VIDEO: Honor the Wonders of Nature on Tu B’Shvat!

VIDEO: Honor the Wonders of Nature on Tu B’Shvat! Watch and learn about this fun and environmentally friendly holiday! Tu B’shvat is here! Tu-what?? Tu B’Shvat, an awesome holiday also called the “New Year of the Trees,” is all about celebrating nature, raising ecological awareness and

Sea of Galilee Nearly Full as Water Level Rises

Sea of Galilee Nearly Full as Water Level Rises The water level in the Kinneret, known as the Sea of Galilee in English, is starting to rise amid what has been a relatively dry winter in Israel. By Pesach Benson, TPS The Sea of Galilee’s water

Israel Doubles Amount of ‘Pay for Slay’ Funds Withheld from PA

Israel Doubles Amount of ‘Pay for Slay’ Funds Withheld from PA Enough of enabling the Palestinian Authority to reward terrorists, says Israel’s finance minister. By JNS.org Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich announced on Thursday the signing of an order doubling the amount of tax and tariff revenue