The Pew Research Center has released a global demographic study that examines levels of educational attainment among people of different religions across the world.
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump said during his campaign he wants to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem. His nominee for ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, has said he hopes he will work from an embassy in the city. Trump’s transition team has affirmed the intention to move the embassy, albeit without a timeline. And… Read More
Aaron David Miller has spent years advising both Republicans and Democrats on foreign policy, and this has led to him have little patience for partisan egotism. “Neither of our political parties have an answer, let alone a monopoly, on … a solution to what ails the nation at home or abroad,” he said during a… Read More
NEW YORK — Hillel International’s swift decision to cancel a campus tour featuring Israeli journalist Ari Shavit after he was accused of sexual assault, has prompted some organizations to consider similar policies on speakers and sexual assault — and others to dump Shavit from their speaker lineups. Last week, following allegations that Shavit sexually assaulted a female… Read More
Sunday’s presidential debate drew a large audience at an odd hour: The Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump slugfest brought viewers in Israel to their TVs at 4 a.m. Just as the 2016 elections seem unprecedented for Americans, they’re different for Israeli, too, says journalist Nitzan Horowitz, who is covering the election in the United States for Israel’s… Read More