Join Meir Panim’s campaign to “light up” Chanukah for families in need.
Posted on: August 5th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
On those few days when Jews were allowed to go up to the Mount, they suffered constant abuse by the Muslims and by the police.
Posted on: August 5th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Rabbi David Lau committed to consulting with "giur breaker" Rabbi Sherman before any consultation on conversions.
Posted on: August 1st, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe → Germany
The accused was using an email account which he checked in Jerusalem Internet cafes.
Posted on: August 1st, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
As far as the half million Israelis living in Judea and Samaria—most of whom are Jewish Home voters—the referendum bill leaves them in the cold.
Posted on: July 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Bennett lost the battle for Chief Rabbis but he may have won the war. A Knesset Channel poll shows Jewish Home party as the second largest, only three seats behind the Likud and three ahead of Lapid.
Posted on: July 24th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
147 out of 150 members of the election body voted.
Posted on: July 24th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Rabbi Ratzon Arusi withdrew his candidacy for Chief Sephardi Rabbi, one hour before balloting began Wednesday afternoon. His withdrawal leaves three candidates in the race. On Tuesday, Be’er Sheva Chief Rabbi Yehuda Deri and Jerusalem Rabbinical Court head Rabbi Eliyahu Abergel quit the race. The remaining candidates are Hazon Ovadia yeshiva Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef, son […]
Posted on: July 23rd, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
Says promised referendum is a deception.
Posted on: July 23rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Watch for free the best theatre in the world. After the Knesset passed a bill on first reading to require all Jews to service in the IDF, Haredi MKs tore their shirts in mourning. Act Two to follow.
Posted on: July 21st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Rav Ovadia Yosef, the same rabbi who last month call national religious Rabbi Stav “evil,” now says he really loves knitted kippa Jews. Well, most of them. Their political leaders still are Amalek. Happy Tu B'Av.
Posted on: July 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Religious & Secular in Israel
JERUSALEM – As tens of thousands of Jews jammed Jerusalem’s Western Wall Plaza on Tisha B’Av to mourn the destruction of the First and Second Temples, leading rabbinical and political figures from Israel’s national religious and haredi streams found themselves embroiled in a war of words over a number of issues that in some instances spurred violent street clashes.
Posted on: July 16th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The new EU directive, effective Friday, demands that all deals with Israel exclude disputed territories.
Posted on: July 14th, 2013News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
Jerusalem police allow Arabs to keep Jews from entering the Temple Mount, just like they used to allow Haredim to keep women away from the Kotel – until it was not politically correct.
Posted on: July 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
In Syria and Lebanon as well, the IDF created a quagmire for both President Bashar Assad and for Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.
Posted on: July 8th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The Knesset has driven the last nail in the once holy coffin of changing the clocks twice a year according to the timing of Passover and Yom Kippur. Daylight Time will remain until the end of October.
Posted on: July 8th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The Women of the Seminar teach the Women of the Wall a lesson in group action.
Posted on: July 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
According to the new bill, beginning in 2017, every young Jew over the age of 18 will be obligated to join the army.
Posted on: June 26th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
"The change that caused me not to be able to enter was strategic, not tactical."
Posted on: June 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel
In 1979, Peace Now co-founder Omri Padan protested the government's letting Gush Emunim to establish a settlement. Now, as McDonalds’ CEO in Israel, he refuses to allow a branch over the “Green Line.”
Posted on: June 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Small shop owners in cities outside of Tel Aviv may follow the example of Tel Aviv and campaign for their cities to uphold any laws that prohibit stores from opening on Shabbat. The Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Tel Aviv has been mocking the law by simply imposing fines on stores that are open […]
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