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 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, 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 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’ 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 Synagogue Plan

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, Come Away With New 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 ‘PA’ 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 Housing Solution

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 1st 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

Kibbutzim Teach Material Modesty

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

Kibbutzim Slammed on 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