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  • When Love Is a Casualty of War

    By Joshua Gross

    Personal narrative about a Jewish man and his Lebanese girlfriend, and the strains they faced during the 2006 war in Lebanon.

    Date: 04-18-2007
  • Court Accepts Liberal Conversions in Israel; Orthodox Vow to Fight On

    By Jessica Steinberg

    Reprinted news article about the Israeli Supreme Court decision to allow Jews-by-choice who were converted by Reform or Conservative rabbis in Israel to be considered "Jewish" on their identification cards and for other political purposes. 

    Date: 07-26-2006
  • In the Mix: Jewish-Gentile In The Jewish State

    By Julie Wiener

    Even when my husband and I argue about Middle East politics, with him generally more critical than I am about things like human rights violations, I feel comfortable knowing he has a respect and affection for the place and its people that comes with havin

    Date: 05-29-2008
  • The Evolution Will Be Televised

    By Jennifer Locke Berenbaum

    A woman from an interfaith family tells the story of a trip she took to Israel that became part of a show on the Hallmark Channel.

    Date: 01-02-2008
  • Poll: Most Secular Israelis Don’t See Intermarriage as a Problem

    By Amiram Barkat

    Reprinted news article about a poll that found only 43 percent of secular Jews in Israel see intermarriage as a problem.

    Date: 07-27-2006
  • New Perspectives on Israel From Three New Picture Books

    By Mimi DuPree

    Two out of three of these new children's books about Israel are great--one you'll want to give as a baby gift, and one you'll want to reread yourself.

    Date: 10-19-2009
  • You and Israel: It's Complicated

    By Michal Richardson

    If you've ever wondered what it's like to go to Israel on a Birthright trip, this is for you.

    Date: 02-23-2011
  • Oasis: An Arab-Jewish Romance in the Negev Desert

    By Loolwa Khazzoom

    Personal narrative by an Jewish woman whose family is descended from Jews from Iraq describing the delights and dilemmas of dating a Bedouin Muslim man in Israel.

    Date: 01-02-2007
  • Israeli-Born Natalie Portman Stars

    By Dan Baron

    Interview with Natalie Portman who stars in an independent Israeli film called Free Zone about an American girl who falls in love with an Israeli and gets caught up in a car deal in the West Bank.

    Date: 02-20-2007
  • The Best of Our Picks

    By InterfaithFamily

    Compilation of's staff's selections for their favorite articles from 1998-2006.

    Date: 07-17-2007

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