UMD students divided on Trump Jerusalem decision
By Jackie Budko
Since the end of World War II, Israel and Palestine have been fighting over Jerusalem and the issue of to whom the city belongs.
Both Israel and Palestine claim Jerusalem as ...
European Judo set for 2018 championships in Israel
By Jared Beinart
Israel will host the European Judo Championships’ senior event for the first time next year.
“This will be the first time we will host the European Championship for the senior [event],” said Moshe ...
Birthright students gather for final sendoff
By Samantha Rosen
For the Mitzpeh
As this university’s students going on Birthright this summer gathered in the Maryland Hillel dining room enjoying Shabbat dinner, they reflected on what they are most excited for during their ...
PLO opposes Israeli construction near Western Wall
By Dayna Gillespie, for the Mitzpeh, @Mitzpeh
The Palestine Liberation Organization expressed its opposition to the proposed construction of a Jewish museum and education center at the Western Wall Plaza in the Old City of Jerusalem on ...