Terrorism in Israel: Questions and Answers
Palestinian attacks on civilians have been a feature of life in Israel since even before the country’s establishment.
What Is the Temple Mount?
Holy to both Jews and Muslims, this area in Jerusalem's Old City has been a focal point of inter-religious tension for decades.
Israeli Settlements: Questions and Answers
An overview of these Jewish communities in the West Bank — and why they are so controversial.
Jewish Immigration to Pre-State Israel
The story of who went to Palestine, and how these successive waves of Jewish immigration shaped Jewish life there from 1881-1939.
8 Things You Didn’t Know About Yitzhak Rabin
The unusual circumstances of Rabin's marriage, his true feelings about Moshe Dayan, and other lesser-known facts about the legendary Israeli leader.
Eliezer Ben-Yehuda and the Making of Modern Hebrew
The Lithuania-born visionary turned an ancient language into a spoken one.
Though he died decades before the State of Israel's establishment, he is considered the country's founding father.
Israeli History Quiz
How much do you know about the history of Zionism and the Jewish state?
Why the Oslo Accords Failed
What went wrong between the Israelis and Palestinians?
Born in Ukraine and raised in America, she became Israel's first and only female prime minister.