Seven-Millennia Old Impressions in Clay Shed Light on a Bustling Commercial Center in the Land of Israel

June 11 2021

Excavating the Beit She’an Valley in northeastern Israel, archaeologists have discovered evidence of a relatively advanced civilization dating to the era between 5200 and 4500 BCE—thousands of years before Moses or even Abraham. Amanda Borschel-Dan writes:

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More about: Ancient Israel, Archaeology, Prehistory

 

Israel’s New Government Flies in the Face of the Country’s Western Critics

June 17 2021

Commenting on the recent swearing-in of the new governing coalition in Jerusalem, Shany Mor writes:

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More about: Israeli politics, Israeli society