Month: August 2013

What’s wrong with Israelis and Palestinians dancing together ‘Gangnam Style’?

The Israeli military is not happy. Not, on this occasion, because of rockets attacks from Gaza. Not because of incursions across the border from Syria. And not from Palestinians throwing stones at check points in the West Bank. No, the source of the military’s dissatisfaction is something far […]


UK’s largest community of ultra-orthodox Jews

On first impressions Stamford Hill seems like any other suburb of north London, with a busy high street offering the usual mix of grocery stores, coffee shops, dry cleaners, taxi offices and the like. But behind the scenes, battle lines are being drawn between two groups of residents […]