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Shas to Sue Gov’t because Haredi City not a National Priority

29 Av 5773 – August 5, 2013
The Shas Haredi party can’t see past its black hat. Most of 91 Yesha towns now on the national priority list are near dangerous borders. Beitar Illit is not. Obviously, that’s discrimination, says Shas.

R. Lau to Submit Conversion Rulings to Haredi Review in Backroom Deal

Rabbi David Lau committed to consulting with "giur breaker" Rabbi Sherman before any consultation on conversions.

Brotherly love? Haredi MK Speaks Arabic, Arab Answers in Yiddish

26 Av 5773 – August 1, 2013
At least one Haredi Knesset Member and Arab MK showed in the Knessset on Wednesday that they communicate with each much better than with...

Neturei Karta Member Charged with Espionage for Iran

The accused was using an email account which he checked in Jerusalem Internet cafes.

Beit Shemesh Haredim Riot over Bus Segregation Arrest

24 Av 5773 – July 31, 2013
Black hat extremists in Beit Shemesh are giving Israel a black eye again. A Haredi couple tells a woman to go back to the bus. Police arrest them, and rioters smash bus windows.

Breslov Jews Robbed of $50,000 in Uman

24 Av 5773 – July 30, 2013
Unknown assailants robbed $50,000 from Haredi Jews last week at the Uman headquarters of a nonprofit group that works to accommodate the tens of...

Defense Minister Postpones Haredi Draft Until Further Notice

The state is asking the high court not to take on appeals until the new draft law is completed.

NY State Police Find Missing 10-Year-old after 15-Hour Search

23 Av 5773 – July 29, 2013
Police and rescue workers have found 10-year-old Shimon Zorger from Brooklyn Monday morning after a 15-hour search. The boy, who has Down Syndrome, is in...

White Smoke in Jerusalem: It’s Rabbis Lau and Yosef

18 Av 5773 – July 24, 2013
147 out of 150 members of the election body voted.

Haredi MK Stars in ‘Haredi Draft’ Show in Knesset

16 Av 5773 – July 23, 2013
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.
Adina Bar Shalom with her father, Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef.

Rav Ovadia: I Love Knitted-Yarmulke Jews – But Not their MKs

14 Av 5773 – July 21, 2013
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.
Anthony Weiner met with the Rebbe of Munkacs, Rabbi Moshe Leib Rabinovich.

Weiner Making Inroads among Orthodox Jewish Voters

8 Av 5773 – July 15, 2013
“To underestimate Weiner is to make a huge mistake,” Mr. Hikind said.

Freedom of Religion on Temple Mount – Except for Jews (Video)

7 Av 5773 – July 14, 2013
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.

Bnei Brak Erasing Zionism from Street Signs

No one expects the Arab city of Umm el Fahm to have a street names “Second Aliyah” but why does the Jewish city of Bnei Brak have to erase the name? Even “Jerusalem Street” is not Glatt Kosher.

NY Haredi Children Protest IDF Service as ‘against Our Religion’

5 Av 5773 – July 11, 2013
Did you know that a Jew serving in the IDF is against the religion of Jewish children in New York? And it’s okay to beat Haredi soldiers? No, you don’t. But we all know hatred destroyed the Holy Temple.

Outrage over Radical Haredi Mob Attack on Haredi Soldier

3 Av 5773 – July 10, 2013
There are Haredim and there are Haredim. Some fight for IDF. Others fight against the state and, as on Tuesday, attack Haredi soldiers. Police rescued him and patrolled the streets of Mea Shearim.
5,000 women arrived at the Kotel before the WOW and packed the women's section.

5,000 Frum Girls Keep Women of the Wall Out

1 Av 5773 – July 8, 2013
The Women of the Seminar teach the Women of the Wall a lesson in group action.

Government Approves ‘Equal Burden’ Bill Enlisting Haredim

1 Av 5773 – July 7, 2013
According to the new bill, beginning in 2017, every young Jew over the age of 18 will be obligated to join the army.

Facing Possible Draft And Reduced Subsidies, Israel’s Haredim Respond With Prayer

26 Tammuz 5773 – July 3, 2013
JERUSALEM – The large white poster is topped by a screaming headline written in large black letters: “Hell.” Posted on a wall in Jerusalem’s haredi Meah Shearim neighborhood, the sign describes a development that threatens the community with “extinction” and “makes all living hearts tremble.”

British ‘Jewish Police’ Force to Protect Mosques

18 Tammuz 5773 – June 25, 2013
Religious Jews and Muslims sometimes can get along, especially when the Jews are vigilante police and the Muslims are victims of hate crimes. Welcome to Stamford Hill, London.

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