The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
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 → Israel → Government
Bayit Yehudi announced that NIS 65 million of government funding earmarked for Hesder and Haredi Yeshivas will be transferred before Rosh Hashanah. The money was supposed to have been transferred a while ago, but Yair Lapid’s Finance Ministry has been holding up the transfer after they realized that Haredi Yeshivas would also benefit from this […]
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.
Posted on: August 21st, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
Roger ‘Pink Floyd’ Waters learns not to start up with Israelis, especially a woman. And especially supermodel Bar Rafaeli. She exposed his hypocrisy of boycotting Israel but using her photo for his concerts.
Posted on: August 20th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Israel's social security administration objected to these cuts, arguing that they expect them to send some 35 thousand new children below the poverty line.
Posted on: August 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
In the video, police barge into Albert's home, the screen goes dark and we hear him screaming in pain.
Posted on: August 16th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The President of HUC-JIR, sent The Jewish Press an angry letter suggesting there are Orthodox sources supporting patrilineal descent.
Posted on: August 15th, 2013News & Views → Business and Economy
Cuts in funding, together with severe cuts in child support, will likely force the majority of Haredi yeshivas to buckle under.
Posted on: August 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The Los Angeles-born woman, whose daughter was spat on by extreme Haredim in Beit Shemesh, has given up her fight for religious tolerance and leaves the city , but she blames modern orthodox Jews.
Posted on: August 13th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky will release his full plan for a compromise among religious groups at the Western Wall in two weeks, Haaretz reported. Under Sharansky’s plan, first reported in April, an existing egalitarian section of the wall known as Robinson’s Arch would be expanded and a unified entrance would be built leading […]
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