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WOW to Celebrate Rosh Chodesh Iyar as Usual

1 Iyyar 5773 – April 10, 2013
They will be joined by MKs Tamara Zandberg and Michal Rozin.

Sharansky to Suggest Women’s Kotel Prayers Away from Main Plaza

30 Nisan 5773 – April 9, 2013
Sharansky says the Western Wall is long enough for women to have their own minyan and Torah reading. The Women of the Wall leader accepts the compromise. Will the Rabbinate big enough to agree?

US Jewish Women’s Council Wants Israel to Certify Civil Marriages

29 Nisan 5773 – April 8, 2013
Do Israeli orthodox rabbis have a “monopoly?” Should Diaspora Jews try to pull Israel’s domestic strings? The National Council of Jewish Women seems to say “yes” to both questions.

Kotel Rabbi Promises Women Won’t Be Arrested for Saying ’Kaddish’

25 Nisan 5773 – April 5, 2013
Israel’s Haredi rabbis continue to make a mockery of themselves and of Judaism by pressing to arrest women for saying the mourner’s prayer at the Kotel. Sharansky comes to the rescue.

Tshuva: No Shabbat Desecration Occurred

Yitzchak Tshuva expressed regret that the gas flow's arrival into Israel was being presented as having desecrated the Shabbat or the Pesach Holiday.

B’nei Akiva Conference Shuns Members Participation in Reality TV

18 Nisan 5773 – March 29, 2013
"The movement calls on its members to not participate in reality shows that do not befit the movement's spirit."

Kosher for Passover Cigarettes for the Jew Who Has ‘Everything’

18 Nisan 5773 – March 28, 2013
Pst! Heard the latest “humras” for Passover. A group of Haredi rabbis put their seal of approval for Kosher for Passover cigarettes. Israeli’s chief rabbis respond: Poison is not kosher at any time.

Neturey Karta Ask Obama for Protection from the Zionists

9 Nisan 5773 – March 20, 2013
Treating the president as if he was, at least, a Rosh Yeshiva, if not a Rebbe, the good people of Meah Shearim prepared special posters adorned with American flags.

IDF, Religious Students Oppose Supermodel in Pro-Israel Ads

8 Nisan 5773 – March 19, 2013
Israeli military officers and religious students are objecting to the selection of supermodel Bar Refaeli as part of an ad campaign to raise Israel's...

Livni: I Will Fight to Block Bennett’s ‘Israel Is Jewish’ Law

6 Nisan 5773 – March 16, 2013
Believe it or not, but, after 65 years, Israel still does not have a constitution fully realizing its being a Jewish state.

Israel Has New Government

4 Nisan 5773 – March 15, 2013
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.

Female MKs Prayed with Women of the Wall, No Arrests this Time

1 Nisan 5773 – March 12, 2013
Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.

Women of the Wall Warn of Clashes with Haredim on Tuesday

29 Adar 5773 – March 10, 2013
Things have been rather quiet of late during the prayers.

Police Car Damaged, Haredim Arrested over Archeological Dig

The protesters were claiming that there are Jewish burial caves nearby, which may not be disturbed.

New Government in Place, Lapid Gave Up Foreign Office

28 Adar 5773 – March 9, 2013
The new government will be much smaller than the last one.

Jewish Home Rabbi: We Are Not Against Haredim, We Are Against Shas

26 Adar 5773 – March 8, 2013
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu blames MK Aryeh Deri for sawing mistrust among the Orthodox parties.

Naftali Bennett: I’ll Take Care of my Haredi Brothers (Video)

25 Adar 5773 – March 7, 2013
"The state of Israel, all of us, are obligated to support the entire nation of Israel."

The Temple Mount Closed Down following Feiglin’s Visit

22 Adar 5773 – March 4, 2013
Jerusalem police sources said that MK Feiglin asked to enter one of the mosques that are closed to Jewish visitors.

Rabbi Auerbach: Army Service Means Eradication of Judaism

21 Adar 5773 – March 3, 2013
Refusing service is "a commandment one must obey even at the cost of their own life."

Bibi, Bennett, Yair Talks Breakthrough: Shas Gets Boot

16 Adar 5773 – February 26, 2013
Likud and Jewish Home circles say they've reached an understanding Haredi recruitment at age 21, Shas will not get Interior and Housing Portfolios.

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