Posted on: September 13th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
The IDF is nothing if not innovative. For soldiers who are on the front lines during the Yom Kippur Fast, the army suggests they suck on popsicles to keep their strength without violating to laws of the fast.
Posted on: September 13th, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Egypt
Israel has one life support. It starts with Yom Kippur.
Posted on: September 11th, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
‘Peace talks’ are an excuse to avoid THE issue - the Temple Mount – but the PA pushes it in media, warns of religious war. Housing Minister blesses at the site. Fatah terrorists warn of ‘violent Friday.”
Posted on: September 11th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Baltimore native Rabbi Avraham Leventhal, who moved to Beit Shemesh eight years ago after making aliyah, has tossed his hat in the political ring and is running for a seat on the city council. Elections will take place October 22. Another former American, Rabbi Dov Lipman, also was active in politics after making aliyah. He […]
Posted on: September 10th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has appointed the first woman as one of the members of the State Committee for the Appointment of Rabbinical Court Judges. Dr. Rachel Levmore, director of the Project for the Prevention of Agunot and Get-Refusal of the International Young Israel Movement and the Jewish Agency, was named to the panel based […]
Posted on: September 10th, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
In the Jewish State, religious Jews are kept by secular politicians on the command of Arab executives from setting foot on the holiest place on Earth.
Posted on: September 10th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
It would probably be easier for the U.S. to make peace between the warring factions in Syria than between MK Porush and Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid.
Posted on: September 8th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Moshe Leon didn't really know he was going to run for mayor of Jerusalem until the last minute.
Posted on: September 4th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Supreme Court: "The only thing being damaged is the rule of law."
Posted on: September 3rd, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
The interview is an open announcement of an idea that has been in discussion within Jewish Home for some time now.
Posted on: September 3rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Women of the Wall was so focused on Haredim that the girls forgot to ask Jordan for permission to pray in their own minyan. Now maybe the WoW will wake up to reality and pray on the Temple Mount.
Posted on: September 1st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Can it be a four-star hotel if you can smell the sewer system from your room?
Posted on: August 30th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
It's a fascinating—and rare—case in which the rights of an individual to a speedy trial clash with the identity of the Jewish state.
Posted on: August 27th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Israel's media will now be repeating this mantra tirelessly, until the average Israeli will start whispering it in his sleep: "Get rid of Jewish Home, get lasting peace in 9 months."
Posted on: August 26th, 2013News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Jerusalem Sacred Music Festival attracts array of international musicians.
Posted on: August 25th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
"Today this affects Women of the Wall but tomorrow it will affect every Israeli and Jew around the world…."
Posted on: August 25th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Netanyahu demands that that Mahmoud Abbas recognize Israel as a Jewish state, but if it wants foreign journalists to do so, perhaps it should not call Rosh HaShanah-Yom Kippur-Sukkot “autumn holidays.”
Posted on: August 25th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
His son, the recently elected Chief Rabbi Yizhak Yosef, took his place teaching the class last night.
Posted on: August 22nd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Because of the wide public discussion of the need to stop needless pain to animals, wearing a shtreimel today is a desecration of God's name.
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