Social Action
Itamar from Yeshivat Ma'aleh Gilboa and Denny from the Salesian Pontifical Institute getting acquainted at Faith and Ecology. Photo by Jonathan Hefetz

Israel licenses first Arabic TV station

‘People are waiting to have their own station that talks to them and about them,’ says the Israeli-Arab executive director of the channel. Jozef Atrash, executive director of Hala-TV. Israel’s Communications Ministry has just granted a license to the state’s …

Saving Chernobyl’s children

Saving Chernobyl’s children

Israel is the only country that permanently opens its arms to children sick from radiation caused by the Ukrainian nuclear disaster 25 years ago. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com On its 93rd rescue mission, the New York-based charity Chabad’s …

Liliyot’s gourmet menu for a better society [video]

Liliyot’s gourmet menu for a better society [video]

A social business in downtown Tel Aviv teaches high school dropouts everything from sautéing to dressing properly on the job. Tel Aviv’s gourmet Liliyot restaurant and bakery café may look like any other upscale downtown eatery, but a peek in …

Education

Better reading for dyslexics with AgileEye

An Israeli company’s Internet-based training program offers hope to those with dyslexia and other learning disabilities that affect reading skills. AgileEye software helps people with dyslexia and other learning disabilities improve reading skills. “Humans haven’t been reading as long as …