Thursday, November 15, 2018

Author: Sarah Breger

Yossi Leshem

Meet the Birdman

20:45 17 July in 2011 July-August, Arts & Culture, Israel

Yossi Leshem—the world-renowned ornithologist and champion of Israel’s environmental movement—resembles a cross between a linebacker and an academic. Frameless glasses perched precariously on his nose, he speeds through Jerusalem’s narrow streets, simultaneously leaning down to fumble for a pamphlet about owls, answering his cell phone...

Tel Aviv Summer

15:14 22 July in Latest, Politics

Moment's first Happy Hour was a huge success!! We keep on getting requests for the Tel Aviv Summer cocktail recipe. So here it is- (One hint: If you drink it while reading a copy of Moment it tastes 10% better) Tel Aviv Summer Cocktail Variety: Sour-Sweet Cocktail Strength: Medium Cocktail Size: Long Glass type: ...

"Yes We Cohen"

14:54 01 July in Latest, Politics

By Ariana Siegel Last month’s Dutch election brought to the fore an issue which is being hotly debated throughout Europe: Muslim immigration. Anti-Islamic sentiment has been gaining ground in Holland since the murder of filmmaker Theo Van Gogh in 2004 by a Muslim extremist. The issue...

Following Her Vision

12:34 17 June in Latest, Politics
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By Zoe Fox Unlike most students who come from abroad to study in Jerusalem, Emily Henochowicz was initially unconcerned with politics and religion.  She arrived this winter at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design as a student of animation. Her religion and Israeli-born father were...