the world around me

Defining “Safe”

Tell people you’re traveling to Israel, and you hear breath suck in, heartbeats skip, and then these words: is it safe? The relentless media with their depiction of terrorist attacks, stabbings, car-rammings, bus-bombings and kidnappings, and it’s no wonder people envision the Holy Land as a veritable front line of religious battle. It’s nothing like that. Yes, there are attacks,… Read more →