Wine, Blood and Gasoline

November 15, 2014 10:52 pm Leave your thoughts

Kafr Kanna, a village near Nazareth, is probably the place where Jesus - according to the New Testament - turned water into wine. Now it is the Arab village where the Israeli police is turning stones into blood

Is ISIS Coming?

November 7, 2014 6:08 pm Leave your thoughts

If ISIS had approached the borders of Israel this week, nobody in the country would have noticed. Israel was riveted to a court-room drama

Taxi story

November 7, 2014 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

Reams have been written about how awful and oppressive East Germany was - a virtual slave state with Stasi surveillance informers everywhere. That image was rudely demolished in a curious way the other day