Daniel Bar-Tal, Emeritus Professor at the School of Education at Tel Aviv University, Areas of expertise: Militarism in Israeli society; Culture and ethos of Conflict
'100 new cleaning staff will be added for upgrading public spaces across the city; garbage collection routes will be added to improve neighborhood cleanliness; manual sweeping operations will be extended.'
As is typical in such instances, the institute of high learning chose to be right rather than smart.
The figures, based on 2015 data, show a negative immigration of 7,800 residents – 18,100 left, but only 10,300 started a new life in the eternal city.
Meanwhile, the proportion of students attending ultra-Orthodox schools has increased by about 300% since 1992.
Also on Saturday night, a contingency of 5,000 police and IDF will be manning all the traffic arteries leading to Miron, in perimeter security circuits and at the compound itself.
The kashrut supervisors union strongly opposes the reform, fearing that an open and transparent pay method would adversely affect their income.
Brigadier General Sharon Afek contributes to the debilitation of the IDF's ability to function as a fighting army.
MK Oren Hazan invited MK Rosenthal to a chess match.
Some parade marchers required medical attention due to police brutality.
He studied in a Talmud Torah and was one of the brave young men who fought in the Old City of Jerusalem during the War of Independence.
Last year, the ceremony was interrupted by Haredi extremists who attempted to prevent it from taking place and succeeded in chasing away many participants.
'I am against religious coercion,' he states flatly.
Should this be filed under irony, hypocrisy or just simply hatred?
Orthodox parties are working on new legislation to protect the Sabbath in Israel.
Haredi coalition partners demand broader interior ministry authority over Shabbat laws.
Secular and Haredi Jews prefer separate neighborhoods; Ashkenazi and Sephardic, Rightist and leftist, live well together.
'The State of Israel is not Jewish without observing Shabbat and not democratic without observing the law.'
Separate classes for male and female students already exist in some colleges, university preparatory programs and a dedicated campus within Bar-Ilan University.
The momentous event has occasionally been greeted with rocks thrown down from the Temple Mount by the current masters of the holy site.