ILTV presents: What is a Kibbutz?

A Kibbutz is a special collective community that is unique only to Israel. Here’s what it’s like to live in a modern-day socialist communityILTV, 4/19/2018, 11:01 AM

Dancing with death: The Intellectual opposition to Zionism

Some of the opponents of Zionism were great figures, but that did not make them prophets.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 12/28/2017, 7:21 AM

Secular kibbutz builds synagogue to honor Orthodox female pilot

Kibbutz in Upper Galilee dedicates synagogue in memory of IAF navigator and first Orthodox female pilot Tamar Ariel.Ido Ben Porat, 11/24/2017, 10:36 AM

The kibbutznik rebbe who joined a secular Zionist youth movement

Rabbi Yisrael Shalom Yosef Friedman of the Ruzhiner hasidic dynasty, who joined Hashomer Hatzair and founded a kibbutz, passes away at 94.Rafael Levi, 5/1/2017, 7:22 PM

70 secular kibbutzim want communal Yom Kippur prayers

70 secular kibbutzim and moshavim (cooperative villages) have requested organized communal prayers on Yom Kippur.Yoel Domb, 10/5/2016, 5:53 PM

E. coli infants recover, kibbutz under quarantine

Ministry of Health quarantines Kibbutz after eight babies infected with E. coli intestinal bacteria.Shoshana Miskin, 5/15/2016, 1:28 PM

Four infants hospitalized due to E. coli outbreak

At least 8 babies from a Kibbutz near Gaza area were infected by the germ, believed transmitted from petting zoo.Shoshana Miskin, 5/2/2016, 10:42 AM

And Now, Israel's Leftist Filmmakers Take Aim at 6 Day War

Leftist 'documentaries' have tried to portray the IDF as 'inhumane' for years. A new film presents 'guilt' from 1967 war of survival.Ari Yashar, 1/26/2015, 9:07 AM

Iconic 'Leftist' Kibbutz Folk Band Performs in Ariel

Iconic Israeli band associated with socialist kibbutz movement surprises by performing for elderly in Samaria, over the 'green line.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 6:28 PM

After 11 Years Rabbis Appointed to Kibbutzim

11 year dispute circumvented by Religious Affairs Ministry, agricultural community chief rabbis will serve in new model following requests.Ari Yashar, 1/17/2014, 10:18 AM

Ex-Kibbutz Treasurer Stole Millions

Yehuda and Katrina Doron convicted of taking 16.5M shekels from Kibbutz Shefayim.Gil Ronen, 9/30/2013, 1:14 AM

Bennett: Tel Aviv ‘Magnetism’ is a National Disaster

Economics Minister says Israel must make the north, Negev more appealing, suggests kibbutz communities as a model.Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 6/16/2013, 12:43 PM

Hareidi, Zionist Youth Sit and Talk

Hareidi and religious-Zionist youth plan joint Sabbath gathering, discussion of differences.Maayana Miskin, 4/10/2013, 2:46 AM

Defying Members, Kibbutz Refuses Request to Build Synagogue

There are still kibbutzim in Israel that do not have synagogues – and one of them intends to keep it that wayDavid Lev, 2/28/2013, 1:57 PM

Kassam Rockets Fail to Silence Wedding Bells

Neither rain, sleet – nor Kassams – can silence wedding bells, but the ceremony was moved from a kibbutz to bear Tel Aviv. Mazal tov.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/26/2012, 12:35 PM

British B’nai Akiva Group Scouts Israel for Aliyah

B’nai Akiva youth once found their Israeli roots on kibbutzim. Now they scout cities for job possibilities before making aliyah.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/14/2012, 6:43 AM

Leftists Tour Samaria, And Come Away With a Changed Attitude

Over 500 members of kibbutzim toured Samaria last week, as guests of the “Getting to Know Samaria” program.David Lev, 5/13/2012, 4:32 AM

'The Kibbutz Experiment': Making the Desert Bloom

A new documentary examines the contributions, accomplishments, trials and tribulations of the pioneer movement.Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/25/2012, 12:54 PM

Religious Kibbutz 'Marrying' Adjacent Secular One

Religious kibbutz Shluchot and adjacent secular Reshafim are building a mixed neighborhood that will join them. Symbolic?Gil Ronen, 11/20/2011, 6:10 PM

Exposé: False Media Report of Kibbutz’s ‘Palestinian’ Land

An Israel media report, picked up worldwide, claims Israel for the first time has given PA land to a kibbutz. Great story – but not true. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/20/2011, 5:11 PM

Kibbutzim Offer Solution to Housing Prices

Kibbutzim offer themselves as a solution to high housing prices and the shortage of available residences. Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2011, 3:13 AM

100th Anniversary of First Kibbutz

The Kibbutz Movement is marking this month’s 100th anniversary of the establishment of the first kibbutz in Israel.Hillel Fendel, 10/4/2010, 12:34 PM

Religious Kibbutzim Educate against Modern Age Consumerism

The religious kibbutz movement has begun teaching its young members to withstand pressure to buy more and learn to make do with the necessities.Maayana Miskin, 5/4/2010, 6:52 AM

Minister Slams Kibbutz Movement over Burial Land

Minister Yaakov Margi slams the Kibbutz (cooperative community) movement for illegally selling land as burial plots.Maayana Miskin, 10/22/2009, 8:26 PM