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Commentary  Jerusalem Notes

Expert analysis and personal insights on today’s Jewish topics.


The new governing coalition contains an unprecedented number of partners - eight parties, spanning the political spectrum from the far right to the far left and including, for the first time ever, an Arab party.  

Ofer Bavly details new developments in Israel's struggles.

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Is the fourth time the charm?


Israel's Druze community has been extremely loyal to the Jewish State.


In modern-day Israel, the 15th of Shevat (Tu B'Shevat), is a day to celebrate the ecology and plant trees.

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Israel leads in anti-COVID vaccine distribution

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Addressing COVID needs in Israel

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A viewer's guide


Encouraging signs of a shifting paradigm 


A new Israeli government was finally sworn in on May 17.

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