Adi Kochavi

Adi is a writer and producer for Vocativ. She's Interested in creative writing, psychology, and international news.
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ISRAEL
ISIS: We Are Operating in Gaza
Posted: Two-plus weeks into Gaza’s current battle with Israel, ceasefire negotiations are stalled, Israeli forces are mobilizing for a potential ground invasion from the north and
07/15/14 12:53 EDT
CRIME
The Sad Heroification of Elliot Rodger
Posted: Since the tragic shooting that took place near the University of California at Santa Barbara on Friday night, Elliot Rodger's self-made videos have gone viral
05/25/14 20:53 EDT
ISRAEL
Hashish Hubbub in the Holy Land
Posted: . All Israeli celebs are asking is to be left to smoke pot in peace. Unfortunately, a high-profile drug bust has caused a stir in
04/11/14 07:35 EDT
UKRAINE
Strange Bedfellows in Ukraine
Posted: "The enemy of my enemy is my friend" is a common refrain in geopolitics. With Russian troops massing at the border with Ukraine, could the
04/09/14 23:26 EDT
CHINA
Slumdogs in China’s Sin City
Posted: Gangs in China's "Sin City" are forcing children to work the streets. Like the hungry, grimy Indian tots in the Slumdog Millionaire film, some of
03/27/14 10:32 EDT
RUSSIA
Crimea’s Anti-Russian Muslims Gather Arms
Posted: Russian sabre-rattling on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula this weekend is unleashing age old ethnic enmities and political divisions. The peninsula's long-suffering Tatar minority, who oppose Russian
03/02/14 18:18 EDT
DEEP WEB
Someone Near You Likes Jihadi Groups
Posted: Pop stars, sports teams and Hollywood actors aren't the only ones with global followings on Facebook. Jihadis, too, have lots of rabid fans from around
02/25/14 16:38 EDT
DRUGS
The Grow Houses of the Holy Land
Posted: A border crackdown is making it tough to get a good bag of weed on the streets of Israel these days, and Israelis are starting
02/06/14 15:01 EDT
SYRIA
Pulled Alive From Syrian Rubble
Posted: The discovery and rescue this weekend of a Syrian child buried alive in rubble raised spirits briefly in war-torn Aleppo. A video of the incident, which
01/27/14 11:31 EDT
DRUGS
Dumpster Diving for Weed
Posted: Unless you've been living under a rock for the past, I don't know, two years, you've probably heard that recreational marijuana is now legal in
01/09/14 10:09 EDT
ISRAEL
Israel’s “Infiltration” Problem
Posted: Immigration is a deeply controversial issue in Israel: There's a certain sympathy for refugees because the Jewish State was founded by them, and yet there's
01/08/14 21:13 EDT
ISRAEL

Meet the Man Who Invented Israel's Iron Dome

Ralph Avellino
PHOTOS

Inside Gaza's Smuggling Tunnels

Vocativ Staff
SUDAN

Inside the U.N.'s 850-Calorie "Diet" for Refugees

Mythili Sampathkumar
RELIGION

Religious Kids Are Easy to Fool: Study

Luke Malone
ART

Japanese Artist Arrested for Sharing Directions to 3D Print Her Vagina

Elizabeth Kulze
SOCIETY

This Gadget Texts You if There Are Date-Rape Drugs in Your Drink

Elizabeth Kulze
SCIENCE

There's a Reason Why Learning That Second Language Is So Hard

Emily Levy
TURKEY

Inside Turkey’s Yoga Sex Scandal

Elcin Poyrazlar