About Harry Rubenstein

Harry Rubenstein coordinates all of ISRAEL21c's digital media marketing efforts and manages the ISRAEL21c website. Harry has previously worked as a content developer and in various marketing positions for a myriad of high-tech companies in Israel. He is currently the co-proprietor of Action Packed Media, a creative workshop specializing in content, the development of innovative Internet initiatives and digital strategy.

Israelis sing it in fluent English

The Genders – one of many Israeli bands making the decision to sing in English.Are they Israeli? Or British? Or American? Anyone listening to the radio in Israel lately may have noticed nestled in between international pop hits and Hebrew-language …

Transcending tensions through technology

Regeen Handan and Dvora Peretz quickly became good friends through their participation in MEET (Middle East Education Through Technology).Dvora Peretz, from the Jerusalem neighborhood of Abu Tor and Regeen Handan of Bethlehem might reside only a few kilometers away from …

Shira is a punk rocker

Filmmaker Liz Nord: The film has the potential to broaden American’s perceptions of Israel beyond camels and conflict.Think of Israeli music, and it may conjure up images of either melancholy songwriters sitting around a campfire belting their hearts out, historically …

ISRAEL21c launches new blog – Israelity

Israelity is a group blog dedicated to providing a glimpse into everyday life in Israel.Want to know the real story behind living in Israel? Not the politics, the conflict, the security fence or disengagement from Gaza, but what it’s like …

An Israeli reality show with a twist

The contestants of ‘Seeking a Leader’ – the cash prize will not go towards lining anyone’s pockets, but rather towards supporting the social change project of the winning individual.For American audiences, reality television is synonymous with back stabbing, conniving and …

Israeli ‘hip hop violinist’ wins Grammy

Miri Ben-Ari – a Grammy for co-writing ‘Jesus Walks’ and a solo album on the way.Israeli Miri Ben-Ari – the ‘Hip Hop violinist’ – can add Grammy winner to her resume after winning the award for Best Rap Song for …

Israeli bluesmen to turn Memphis red hot

Dov Hammer (left) with CG Shorer: I think that it’s good to show people that Israel is a normal place with normal people. Mention Israeli music and the average American might think of Naomi Shemer, the wedding favorite ‘Hava Nagila’, …

Israel’s young Einstein

Dr. Dorit Aharonov: Quantum computing is a very interdisciplinary field.Dr. Dorit Aharonov of The Hebrew University in Jerusalem has been chosen as one of four young theorists to be profiled in the latest issue of the prestigious British science journal …