Situated in the south of Jerusalem, the project benefits from one of the city’s most prestigious and desirable locales, nestled in a particularly attractive area between the Talpiot neighborhood and the green groves of Kibbutz Ramat Rachel.
Posted on: June 10th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
To passersby on Sunday, the crowd had a simple message, one that rings sympathetically to American ears.
Posted on: June 9th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Police prepared for the monthly event, and from a law-and-order perspective it made perfect sense.
Posted on: June 6th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
Armed robbers reportedly “dressed like Haredim” ripped off a Jewish jeweler in France before releasing toxic gas in the air. Four men approached the jeweler near his Marseille shop on Wednesday morning, the news site La Depeche reported. Two of them were “dressed like haredis,” according to the French news agency AFP. Two wore masks, […]
Posted on: June 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
In 1995, “everyone” knew settlers murdered Rabin. The “settler” Yigal Amir was from the Haifa area. Four years ago, gays accused Haredi gay-haters for killing three homosexuals. Now police say, “Not so.”
Posted on: May 29th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Remember Hamas missiles on Israeli cities? Remember last year’s bloated deficit? Haredi MKs don’t. Everything was great, they say, until Lapid’s universal draft, which turned Syria against Israel.
Posted on: May 29th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The decision to play this kind of hardball came from Lapid.
Posted on: May 28th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
A poll commissioned by the Knesset Channel 99 revealed that two-thirds of Israelis favor jailing Haredim who refuse to join the armed forces. Almost the same majority backed extending the length of service for Hesder yeshiva students, according to the poll, quoted by the Jerusalem Post. The Peri Committee recommended treating Haredi draft dodgers as […]
Posted on: May 27th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Lapid’s sounds like Bibi on the “peace process.” He has no trouble raising a regressive tax that hurts the middle class. But give the Haredim a break from the draft? Not in this government. We’ll see.
Posted on: May 26th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
There will be no trucks coming to transfer them to prison.
Posted on: May 23rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The recommendations determine new rules for sharing the security burden equally.
Posted on: May 21st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Lapid is beginning to smell like a rose thanks to Haredi tycoons. He is taking yeshivas off the government dole and balancing the budget. How will yeshivas survive? The tycoons have an answer - money.
Posted on: May 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
That's a whole lot of achievements for the fresh finance minister.
Posted on: May 10th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Israel’s Justice Minister Tzipi Livni ordered her ministry on Thursday to draft legislation that would make the gender-based segregation of women illegal. “Discrimination against women in public places, in public services, cannot be allowed,” she said in a radio interview. She wrote on her Facebook page, “Removal of women from the public sphere is damaging […]
Posted on: May 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Hitler wanted to exterminate Jews. Lapid only wants to exterminate the Haredi habit of not to work or serve in the IDF. That is enough for a Haredi columnist to compare Lapid’s and Hitler’s speeches.
Posted on: May 5th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The countdown to a Shas+UTJ replacement of Bennett in the government may have begun.
Posted on: May 2nd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Meanwhile, a mini coalition crisis has been pitting Yesh Atid members of the Perry Committee against Likud representatives.
Posted on: April 26th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Rabbi Avraham Sherman could be charged with fraud, breach of trust, obstruction of justice, and abuse of office.
Posted on: April 24th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
If Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid has any hopes of gaining one or even two Haredim as his fans, his deputy Finance Minister blew it “on air” when he called Haredim “parasites” on a Haredi radio program.
Posted on: April 15th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
This really is Independence Day! Satmar sets up an emergency panel to hustle IDF Draft Refugees’ out of Israel lest they be contaminated by serving the country. Let them be America’s problem.
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