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President Rivlin: Must Employ More Arabs, Haredim

12 Kislev 5777 – December 11, 2016
It is right and good for every commercial company to reach more and more sectors, not just as providers of services, but also as employers."

Survey Shows Israelis’ Top Concern Is Livable Income

Here's a loaded item: 30% support segregation between Jews and Arabs in public places, 18% support reducing the presence of women in public places.

Chief Rabbinate to List Rabbis Approved for Conversions Abroad

9 Kislev 5777 – December 9, 2016
According to the chief rabbis, the plan is to create a system whereby the conversions done by rabbis who meet the chief rabbinate criteria would be approved.

Remembering Ezra Schwartz, hy’d, By Creating a Garden at Oz veGaon

9 Kislev 5777 – December 8, 2016
Sometimes the best way to honor and hold the memory of a departed soul is through building or planting new life. And so it was at Oz veGaon.

Report: Leftwing Reporter Tried to Derail Religious Brigade Commander with False Accusations

4 Kislev 5777 – December 4, 2016
Instead of trying to hide anything, the commander offered the scheming soldier help and psychological care.

Diapora Yeshiva T’shuva Movement Pioneer Rabbi Mordechai Goldstein Dead at 82

2 Kislev 5777 – December 2, 2016
Unlike traditional Orthodox academies, Rabbi Goldstein's Diaspora Yeshiva appealed to students who identified with the nonconformist beatnik and hippie subcultures, adopting a neo-Chasidic approach.

Power Outage in Jerusalem As Storm Snaps Trees, Damaging Cars

The first winter storm of the season snapped some power lines in Jerusalem, brought down trees and damaged cars.

Yeshiva Caught Flames From Brush Fire in Jerusalem

1 Kislev 5777 – November 30, 2016
Flames from a brush fire spread to a nearby yeshiva in Jerusalem, and caused damage to the building.

‘Muezzin Law’ Ready for Vote Despite Arab, Rivlin Objections

23 Heshvan 5777 – November 23, 2016
MK Issawi Freij (Meretz) announced that separating the Shabbat calls from the Muezzin bill exposes it for what it is: yet another example of Israeli racism.

Rabbi Berland in Court: I Deserve Burning and Stoning for my Sins

21 Heshvan 5777 – November 22, 2016
The leader of the Shuvu Banim (Return boys) movement, Rabbi Eliezer Berland, confessed to indecent assault and was sentenced to 18 months in prison, part of which he has already served since his arrest.

Former General: Integrating Women in Combat Units a Conspiracy to Weaken IDF

19 Heshvan 5777 – November 20, 2016
Meanwhile, Rabbi Amihai Eliahu is accusing the entities behind the move of attempting to cleanse the IDF of its religious warriors.

Haredim Block Muezzin Law, Say It Threatens Pre-Shabbat Siren

15 Heshvan 5777 – November 16, 2016
Interestingly, several Muslim and European countries have enacted laws compelling their mosques to "muffle" their loudspeakers, including Saudi Arabia and Indonesia.

Public Security Minister: Israel Discriminates Against Jews on Temple Mount

7 Heshvan 5777 – November 8, 2016
Minister Erdan told MK Yehuda Glick, "I think your victory, Yehuda, against those decrepit terrorists, is first of all the fact that more Jews are ascending the Temple Mount."

Amos Oz: Israelis Abroad Feel Better Because of ‘Breaking the Silence’

Ben Gurion University lecturers award $5,000 to the group against school policy and students' protests.

Israel’s Rabbinate Avoids Western Wall Event

6 Heshvan 5777 – November 6, 2016
Israel's Rabbinate is caught in a pool of political quicksand over the issue of plurality at the Western Wall.

‘From Uniform to Studies’ IDF Program Kicks Off

3 Heshvan 5777 – November 3, 2016
The IDF kicks off a new program to help thousands of veterans pay for higher education.

Jerusalem Protesters Give Mayor Barkat a Taste of the Muezzin Noise They Suffer Through...

Jerusalem Jews protested having to endure the loud sound of the Islamic call to prayer, even during their sleep.

Jewish ‘Pluralists’ Rage as Rabbi Riskin Gives Only One Finger, Not Entire Hand

Rabbi Riskin tried to put a leash on this cat and take it on a walkie when he told Ha'aretz he would accept Reform conversions should the Reform agree to the requirements of "immersion in the mikveh, circumcision, and basic knowledge and practice of Judaism."

Life Imprisonment for Terrorist who Killed Mother of Six in Otniel

2 Heshvan 5777 – November 2, 2016
The Arab teen who murdered an Otniel mother of six has been sentenced to life in prison. Six children are still orphans.

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