B’Tselem fire not arson, extreme-right continues to incite

Two nights ago, the building that houses B’Tselem, one of Israel’s leading human rights organizations, caught fire. Luckily, no one was seriously injured (though there were minor injuries). The preliminary findings pointed to arson, and many people, including many left-wing activists, assumed this to be correct. I also believed that it was arson. Yesterday morning, the […]

Hiking in a Heat Wave

Last week, I started the Israel Trail alongside my girlfriend. We planned on hiking the country and talking to people about the Arab-Israeli Conflict along the way. We thought we would have to bring up the conflict and ask people to talk about it, because it rarely comes up in day to day conversation. Instead, […]