With the public eye on recently-released Israeli Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit this week, Israel's government and media should now focus attention and resources on other cases of their missing soldiers.
After seeing South Sudan accepted as the newest member of the United Nations earlier this month, it seems that Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas’ unilateral campaign to seek statehood in September may have given him ‘symbolic state envy’
For the second time this year, an Israeli NPO representing journalists expressed outrage after female reporters were “humiliated” by being requested to remove their bras for security checks at the Israeli prime minister’s office.
A recent poll finds that only one in three Palestinians support a two-state solution, while Americans are growing opposed to unilateral declaration of Palestinian statehood, and Israelis are becoming increasingly concerned.
Statistics Canada reported that only 43 per cent of Canadians over 12 years old ate fruits and vegetables more than five times daily in 2010. This is down from 46 per cent the year before, the lowest number in the last decade.
Ricardo Cortés, illustrator for the popular 'Go the F*** to Sleep' book featured on The Late Show with David Letterman, speaks to Digital Journal about his work and another up-and-coming project he's working on.
Jordan's Minister of State for Media Affairs and Communication Taher Adwan submitted his resignation to Prime Minister Maaruf Bakhit, in opposition to new proposed laws to "restrict media expression".