"We must end the compulsory draft for men and women, regardless of faith or race. The Army shouldn't be obliged to recruit people whose loyalty it does not trust."
American Reform rabbis do not think Israel has yet gone far enough with compromises for the Movement.
The powers that be in the army have given up on their attempt to force non-Haredi Orthodox soldiers to shave.
MK Eichler has been on a crusade to smoke out "Reform sponsors" who buy out Israeli politicians, Netanyahu included.
The vigil is intended to raise awareness and protest the deaths of Israelis at the hands of terrorists.
Israel's Channel 20, the "Heritage channel," has been under attack from several directions since its launch, back in 2014.
Whom will our hapless Mass Communication expert accuse next of rejecting him for his controversial views?
The incident follows new rules adopted by the IDF which require submitting requests for growing beards to HR, rather than the military rabbinate.
In a Channel 2 report, senior officials from the Haifa Rabbinate admitted that the denials were not substantiated.
Netanyahu has until Passover to follow the coalition agreement he signed with the ultra-Orthodox, or else.
"Better to give up the Yiddish and let everyone understand the material, rather than maintain the tradition and lose the students' attention."
Approximately 41% of Jerusalem schoolchildren are Haredi, 38% are Arab.
Israeli anti-religious organizations funded by Reform money are regularly invited by Knesset committees despite having no legal status.
UTJ MK Israel Eichler turned their lemons into a kind of lemonade saying he wouldn't give the Reform the satisfaction by leaving government.
Former Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein gave his approval to using severe interrogation techniques against the Duma suspects.
Secular Israelis just don't like it when religious Jews dance.
Burial societies that receive their funding form the state must arrive within three hours of receiving the request, even if the death occurred on Shabbat.
Minister Uri Orbach, z'l, was eulogized by PM Netanyahu at the cabinet meeting. "We loved him tremendously."
The new plaza will be outside the control of the Kotel rabbi, and be governed by a new public committee.
As of Monday morning, JNi.media has learned that the attempt to change the rules of selecting permanent rabbinic judges has been rescinded, due mostly to the stern response of the Justice Minister.
In all of these clashes, the first punch has come from Shas and its man in the Chief Rabbinate, while Bennett has restricted himself to just responding to the attacks.
The Knesset debate on the appointment was as raucous as they come, but, surprisingly, the United Arab List abstained. They like Deri.
Among the Arab interviewees, 60% agree that the Jewish groups perpetrating terror attacks are merely marginal in the national-religious camp.
“We are not ready to reveal more details yet, but all the materials we have, will be published within the next several weeks,” said Weiss.
"...if the PA law provides the possibility (of killing brokers who sold land to Jews) then that's that."