24 hr Israel News from Yapho

Apparently i24 News has been available outside Israel for some time. So, while it originates here (יפו), I haven’t heard of it until a few days ago. It’s worth checking out. online: http://www.i24news.tv/en/tv/live cellphone app: i24 news The broadcast suffers from occasional technical glitches: inability to upload stream fast enough to keep the stream going,…

The Bathroom Wars

The U.S. Supreme Court just declined ruling on a “bathroom battle,” sending the controversy back to the lower courts to further stew. The “bathroom wars” are an increasingly formi­dable is­sue looming over Israel as well as heading to America’s Supreme Court. This is a seemingly simple, yet deceptive­ly com­plex, “nesting doll” problem of con­troversy, gift-wrapped…