Iran’s media considers German female minister a man, sparking outrage over handshake


German minister welcomes anti-Israel and anti-US Iranian minister. Iranian Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar. (photo credit:REUTERS) Iran’s press and social media users blasted a handshake between Germany’s Minister for the Environment Barbara Hendricks and Iranian Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar on Thursday. The Iranian news outlet IRIB reported that Ebtekar shook a man’s hand while visiting herContinue reading “Iran’s media considers German female minister a man, sparking outrage over handshake”

Israel: Hamas summer camp opens its doors in Gaza


Picture-www.ibtimes.co.uk Jerusalem Post  The military wing of Hamas, the Izzidin Kassam Brigade, began its training program on Saturday, aimed at providing basic combat training to 25,000 Palestinians in Gaza, AFP reported. The new recruits, aged 15-60, entered a two-week training camp to be trained in “military techniques and firing live ammunition,” as well as “first aidContinue reading “Israel: Hamas summer camp opens its doors in Gaza”

Family Matters: Its Not Fair


  How would you divide 2 pieces of cake between 2 siblings? When it comes down to it, fairness is the name of the game.   BY:Shimrit Nothman/Jerusalem Post  According to my three year old, you need to precisely portion the two pieces and then hand him the bigger slice. Children have their own way ofContinue reading “Family Matters: Its Not Fair”

Hebrew University women learn to fend off Arabs making sexual advances


The initiative was created following a series complaints by Arab and Jewish female students of crude advances by young Palestinian men. Students learn to fend off Arabs who make sexual advances  Photo: Courtesy Hebrew University of Jerusalem By: Daniel K. Eisenbud/Jerusalem Post To combat increasingly brazen cases of sexual harassment against female Hebrew University students byContinue reading “Hebrew University women learn to fend off Arabs making sexual advances”