Author: Elana Raskas

Israeli Elections, September 2019

How many of us actually understand how the Israeli Knesset works? Is it a republic or a democracy? And this year, an even bigger question emerges: Why are there elections again?

Personal Account of Experiencing a Siren

An azakah. A siren. In my groggy state I heard the blaring through the window, letting thousands of people know that they have about a minute and a half (in some places much less) to find shelter.

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