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Lesley Sachs, director of "Women of the Wall," being detained by police.

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.
Sundown marks the beginning of Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) in Israel with flags at half-mast.

Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Memorial Day Starts Sunday Night

27 Nisan 5773 – April 6, 2013
Yom HaShoah will open at sundown at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square in Jerusalem.

Bennett Suggests Haredi ‘Yeshiva-IDF Service’ Plan

23 Nisan 5773 – April 2, 2013
An annual quota of approximately 7,000 Haredim would be paid while learning in yeshiva for three years before serving in the IDF or doing...

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.
A Haredi soldier in training.

200 Haredim Drafted on Thursday

13 Nisan 5773 – March 24, 2013
This latest draft represents a 30% increase in the number of Haredim drafted into the battalion.

Spider-Man Makes Exodus from Williamsburg for Passover

10 Nisan 5773 – March 21, 2013
Williamsburg, New York Haredim have finally convinced Columbia Pictures to halt filming of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in order not to cause parking problems...

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...

Knesset Swears in New Govt with Hugs and a Walkout

8 Nisan 5773 – March 18, 2013
The 33rd Knesset is off to a flying start. MKs kissed and hugged each other, Haredim walked out, and Arabs called the coalition”racist.” Tomorrow, the Knesset return to more bickering.
Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel Has New Government

4 Nisan 5773 – March 15, 2013
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.
From the left: Anat Hoffman, MK Stav Shaffir MK Tamar Zandberg, and Leslie Sachs wearing prayer shawls at the Western Wall, March 12, 2013.

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.
A poster calling on Haredim to come protest at the Kotel.

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.
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu (R) and former National Religious MK Ya'akov Katz.

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.
Jewish Home Chairman Naftali Bennett's newest You Tube video.

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."

Suspect in Williamsburg Lethal Hit and Run to Surrender

24 Adar 5773 – March 6, 2013
He said he fled the scene because he was afraid of being killed by his pursuers, and didn’t know the couple had been killed until he saw it in newspapers.
Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach speaking on Saturday night, March 2, 2013.

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."
IFCJ founder Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

IFCJ Denying Report on Netanya Charity Rejecting Donation

19 Adar 5773 – March 1, 2013
The money was contingent on hanging a sign revealing who were the givers.
Jewish Home MK Mordechi Yogev whispering into Chairman Naftali Bennett's ear during a faction meeting in the Knesset.

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.
Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked during a meeting of the Jewish Home Knesset faction, February 18, 2013.

51% Want Lapid, Bennett, Livni, Mofaz in Government, No Haredim

15 Adar 5773 – February 25, 2013
44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.

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