Why you should come to Israel

Don’t cancel your trip to Israel – being in the country is just as safe as being in America. Dear Atlanta, Do you remember me? I lived in your fine city just a few years ago. When I arrived, you …

Of course the world is flat

It’s a global world, and Israel’s right at the heart of the action.In 2005, Thomas Friedman published The World is Flat, documenting globalization and a world in which divisions such as geography are becoming increasingly irrelevant. While I’m an admitted …

Hooters and Herzl

Hooters and Herzl

Doesn’t its diversity help make Israel the beautiful country it is today?When I heard a few months ago that Hooters was opening their first franchise in Israel, the following thoughts entered my head in no particular order: – I like …

A ‘model’ Seder

Are the daily happenings and accomplishments in Israel modern miracles? You better believe it. The classic guitar players will all tell you that they first picked up a guitar to meet girls. I can’t remember the first time I picked …