Mental illness is pervasive, grossly misunderstood, and it lurks in the shadows of Israel. Thankfully, there’s a new group of heroes in Ramat Eliyahu, and they’re leading the community towards real change.Read More
I’d never felt like an enemy before, but the clothes I chose to wear to Ramle left me with a mark and a message.Read More
I’ve been told that the holiest place in the world is the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, but really, it’s just a place like anywhere else. Just a place… and yet much, much more.Read More
Israel is a multicultural society that has chosen not to adopt an educational policy of multiculturalism. The school system is in near-constant cultural disarray, and certain ethnic groups have been forgotten.
But, the system is getting a lift, and it’s thanks to the support of NGO’s like the Israel Center for Educational Innovation.Read More
Americans can see Israel on CNN, or Fox News, or Facebook, but the sights from within the borders provide a much different perspective. To learn the real Israel, we should learn her people.
Here’s 6 first impressions.Read More
They say Israel is the Holy Land. They are right.
Israel is not the sum of its problems. Rather, it is the culmination of its peoples, and although it might not be a place of financial wealth, it’s cultures are myriad, and its richness comes in community.
We of Yahel recently became a part of this community.Read More
Writing is a form of art more akin to playing an instrument. It takes time, practice, and enough frustration to make you hurl your work out the nearest window.
I'm a simple traveler on the road of words, beset with a penchant for typing and a knack for forming legible sentences. I have a long way to go. But here are my thoughts anyway.Read More
World of Warcraft is more than a game. It's an alternate life. It calls for consistency, it expects adoration, and it demands unquestionable devotion.
I fell victim to the destructive potential, and for two long years, my life was consumed. Here’s my story.Read More
There's plenty of challenges to being a Kindergarten Instructor. Still, as I've discovered, there's a couple of seriously awesome benefits, too. Here's just a few of them!Read More