Journalists' book about leading Rabbi - now in English

Yedidya and Sivan Rahav Meir wrote an inspiring Hebrew book about Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein. The book has now been translated to EnglishArutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2019, 6:40 PM

Sivan Rahav Meir: My biggest scoop ever

Watch: The Israeli media personality who moved to the US to take part in Jewish initiatives shared insights and feelings at IAC 2019.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2019, 1:05 AM

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks and Sivan Rahav Meir in a pre-holiday talk

Watch: Israeli journalist visits Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, speaks to him about the holidays, Israel, elections, and new media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 10:35 AM

Sivan Rahav Meir's weekly lesson - Parashat Ki Tetzei

Watch the weekly lesson which was broadcast live, in English, from Yeshiva University, courtesy of World Mizrahi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 12:25 AM

Live from New York: Sivan Rahav Meir's weekly parasha class

Israeli media personality's weekly class on the Torah portion.Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/29/2019, 12:36 PM

Israeli media personalities look to share message with US Jews

Sivan Rahav Meir and Yedidya Meir 'excited' to be World Mizrachi’s new emissaries in North America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 12:23 PM

El Al passengers offered Sivan Rahav-Meir Torah portion lectures

Passengers can now enjoy lectures on the portion of the week by media personality Sivan Rahav-Meir.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 8:52 PM

The victims of yesterday's terror attack

Who were the two Israelis killed in Sunday's attacks, with a third seriously wounded?Sivan Rahav Meir, 3/18/2019, 12:46 PM

What I learned from following Auschwitz on Facebook

There were only 200 Jews in Albania. Why were the Nazis disturbed by the existence of such a tiny Jewish community?Sivan Rahav-Meir , 1/27/2019, 6:04 PM

'Samaria town's new female mayor defies stereotypes'

Samaria town of Eli has been derided recently by some in mainstream media, but there's more to this Samaria town than stereotypes suggest.Sivan Rahav Meir, 11/11/2018, 9:07 PM

What did I learn from my trip to LA?

Sivan Rahav-Meir, 10/30/2018, 1:03 PM

To feel the pain of the destruction

Ethiopian Jewish leader describes the influence of growing up with the belief that the Temple was still standing in Jerusalem.Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/22/2018, 12:57 PM

The elephant in the room

Superficial issues and news stories dominate the headlines, argues Israeli journalist Sivan Rahav Meir, crowding out more important issues.Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/15/2018, 3:19 PM

No more fake news, please

Gender separation at the Western Wall is not a new phenomenon, as some would like to claim.Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/8/2018, 10:30 AM

Start-up competition winner: Dr. Yehudit Abrahams

Sivan Rahav Meir talks with Dr. Yehudit Abrahams, a doctor, a NASA scientist, a convert, a new immigrantMordechai Sones, 7/2/2018, 7:34 PM

Thousands gather at Mets’ ballpark — for Jewish learning

Orthodox Union holds second annual 'Torah New York' in Mets Stadium in Queens.JTA, 5/1/2018, 7:43 AM

The haredi journalist who manages to talk to everyone

Sivan Rahav-Meir talks about improving the profession of journalism and bridging between secular and observant Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2018, 5:12 AM

The ongoing exodus

India admires Netanyahu, but the thousands of people who lined the streets to cheer him, were also cheering us, the people of Israel.Sivan Rahav Meir, 1/21/2018, 1:07 PM

There's a limit

'Every week we're exposed to new levels of depravity,' says journalist Sivan Meir. 'The lines between decency and rudeness have blurred.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 1/14/2018, 4:39 PM

Jewish heroism: An award in Russia for Yosef Mendelevitch

Ex Prisoner of Zion granted 'Heroism Award' - in Russia. 'Why should it make news here? It adds nothing to the struggle against Netanyahu.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 12/31/2017, 11:58 AM

To pity or to be jealous?

From Supreme Court judicial activism run amok to Hotovely's comments on American Jews, journalist Sivan Meir gives her take on the news.Sivan Rahav Meir, 12/4/2017, 3:38 PM

We should have heard more about these speeches

Sivan Rahav-Meir's column, published in Yediot AharonotSivan Rahav Meir, 11/12/2017, 9:13 AM

Soul searchings

We have got ourselves into a real 'pickle.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 10/29/2017, 9:08 AM

#Metoo should not become a trend

Israeli journalist rips #Metoo social media campaign which emerged after claims of sexual assault by ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.Sivan Rahav Meir, 10/22/2017, 4:11 PM

An apology to the Western Wall

If the Zionist left ever wants to have a chance of governing Israel again, they must rediscover their roots in the Land of Israel.Sivan Rahav Meir, 10/8/2017, 1:59 PM

A journey through the Yom Kippur prayers

Sivan Rahav Meir brings a real-life perspective to Yom Kippur's confessions and supplications.Sivan Rahav Meir, 9/29/2017, 9:08 AM

Farewell 5777

Summing up the past year: The main points I take from the news.Sivan Rahav Meir, 9/17/2017, 9:19 AM

The News that Made the Headlines

Towards the year's end, the list of the most-played songs was publicized.Sivan Rahav meir, 9/10/2017, 9:01 AM

When you go off to school

There has to be an educational framework, but allow a child to develop his or her individual talents and bend the rules if necessary.Sivan Rahav Meir, 9/3/2017, 10:49 AM

News Snippets

'A pity there isn't a united coalition encompassing all sectors of society to protest against the unwise use of violent police behavior.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/27/2017, 8:56 AM

News about the news

Opinion. Fusion of news, commentary, and social media have warped public dialogue, led to outrageous statements by journalists, politicians.Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/22/2017, 9:04 AM

Bibi mania

'All that happens here revolves around him, and he has become a national obsession for his supporters as well as his detractors.' Opinion.Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/13/2017, 9:33 AM

'Mom is unavailable'

Don't let cellular devices rule your life. Will one mother's pledge to 'disconnect' every evening lead to a cellphone revolution?Sivan Rahav Meir, 8/7/2017, 1:07 PM

Ariel Sharon's 'Final Will' to Rabbi Lau

"If youth know that 'Ma'ariv' is a daily but not that it is the name of a prayer Jews have been saying for millennia - we have a problem."Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/30/2017, 11:57 AM

To be and not to be

Are protesters demanding the indictment of PM right? Are gender-neutral announcements in the UK needed? TV host Sivan Rahav Meir weighs in.Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/24/2017, 2:09 PM

It's the momentum that counts

People were quick to draw comparisons between Avi Gabai and Yair Lapid, but let's first compare Gabai to Naftali Bennett.Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/16/2017, 11:02 AM

To swim against the current

'Swimming against the tide does not mean battling against forces of evil, but resistance by increasing forces of good.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 7/9/2017, 12:26 PM

Campaigns of Exclusivity

If the kid is not our own personal child, then we shouldn't care?Sivan Rahav Meir, 6/27/2017, 7:15 PM

Tripoli of Gold

Sivan Rahav Meir tells story of Libyan Jewish community, asks why Israel is always in the news.Sivan Rahav Meir, 6/18/2017, 8:33 AM

Spectator or player?

Are you a spectator or a participant in Judaism? Sivan Rahav Meir meets with Israelis at Jared and Ivanka's DC synagogue.Sivan Rahav Meir, 6/11/2017, 5:04 PM

The new Middle East

Opinion. While Trump lacks Obama's polished speaking style, he is far better equipped to distinguish good from evil - and friends from foes.Sivan Rahav Meir, 5/29/2017, 8:39 AM


Prior to Trump's visit to Israel, this is a text that is well worth reading again.Sivan Rahav Meir, 5/21/2017, 9:24 AM

A postcard from LA

There are many Israeli emissaries (shlichim), but I think that with all due respect, we also have a lot to learn from those communities.Sivan Rahav Meir, 2/25/2017, 8:25 PM

The Regulation Law in our living room and kitchen

For the first time in eight years we don’t have excuses like 'Obama doesn’t let' or 'We can’t get the White House angry.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 2/19/2017, 6:06 AM

Telling the secret

Sivan Rahav Meir speaks about how to protect children from sexual predators.Sivan Rahav Meir, 2/12/2017, 8:45 AM

On cell phone boxes and orange peels

'Every mission for which man comes down to the world is in order for him to take himself out of Egypt.'Sivan Rahav Meir, 2/5/2017, 10:15 AM

The truth about the elderly and the young

The Israeli week that was.Sivan Rahav Meir, 1/29/2017, 8:42 AM

What’s good and what’s bad about Trump?

A well-known Israeli columnist and broadcaster's analysis of Trump in her weekly column.Sivan Rahav Meir, 1/22/2017, 8:33 AM

"So what do you say about Netanyau and Mozes?"

“So you have no problem with what was publicized this week?” I was asked. Yes, I do have a problem with it.Sivan Rahav Meir, 1/15/2017, 8:43 AM

Whoever adds, detracts

A special column by Israeli journalist Sivan Rahav-Meir discusses Elor Azariya and the late Yaakov Neeman. Translated by Shoshana Silver.Sivan Rahav-Meir, 1/7/2017, 9:02 PM