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Work Begins on Egalitarian Plaza at Western Wall

Work is currently being carried out by the Israel Antiquities Authority, which has been contracted to establish the foundation for the new plaza.

Netanyahu: ‘Here’s What Makes the Righteous So Exceptional’ (video)

Netanyahu attended the dedication of a plaque honoring diplomats who saved Jews during the Holocaust.
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Rav Druckman Makes a Rare Blessing at Havat Gilad

Blessed are you Hashem our God, King of the Universe, Who restores the widow's boundary line.

Ukrainian Rabbi Wants Holocaust Moved to Ukraine

Rabbi Moshe Azman wants the March of the Living trips moved out of Poland.

‘Rabbis for Human Rights’ Demand Restricting Hebron Purim Parade

Perhaps the RHR should sue to eliminate the entire ninth chapter in the Book of Esther from Megillah readings across Israel, seeing as it depicts how the Jews take revenge against their sworn enemies.

B’nei Brak Man Marries Step Sister

The rabbi's daughter from a first marriage, who is 16 and a half, will be marrying her step brother, 23.

Muslim Ramming Attempt Against Haredim in Antwerp

Seconds after the attempted ramming, the father tried to chase after the car and confront the driver, but to no avail.

Germany: We Alone Are to Blame for Holocaust

“Anti-Semitic statements are overflowing the internet channels in Poland, [and] they have become present on the main stream media too."

Tu B’Shevat: A Season Of Reawakening

However, beneath the surface, behind that veil of stillness and seeming lifelessness, organisms are thriving, and the natural processes are ongoing that will produce the spring rebirth and the fruit of the coming season.

CST: UK Anti-Semitic Incidents in 2017 Highest on Record

CST recorded a 34% increase in the number of violent anti-Semitic assaults, from 108 in 2016 to 145 in 2017.

Chutzpa Incarnate: Expelled MK Compares Knesset Speaker – a Former Refusenik – to Stalin

Speaker Edelstein served three years hard labor in the Siberian gulags, where he broke several bones after falling from a construction tower.

Yad Vashem Condemns Polish Senate’s ‘Problematic Piece of Legislation’

One of the first questions the Poles asked the Nazis, their new rulers, was if it was permitted to kill the Jews.

Haredi Parties Want Constitutional Right to Learn Torah

"This basic law seeks to anchor the right of those who wish to dedicate themselves to a meaningful period of Torah study to the removal of other obligations ... such as security service and voluntary national service.

OU Draws Red Line Regarding Female Rabbis, Demands Member Synagogues’ Compliance

The OU has established parameters for a three-year period during which the umbrella body for American Orthodox congregations will work to bring its member synagogues who employ female clergy into compliance with OU standards, which stipulate that a woman cannot serve as a rabbi.

Polish Senate Passes ‘No Polish Death Camps’ Law

"In every town where there was an Aktion (German expulsion of the local Jews), the ghetto was surrounded by a mob that participated in a formal hunt on Jews, a hunt according to all the rules of hunting—with beaters or without them. Did many Jews perish at their hands? Countless ones!"

Knesset Strikes Back Against Polish Holocaust Bill

The law will guarantee full legal protection for Holocaust survivors, educators and tour guides who may be prosecuted in a foreign country (Poland) for relating historical truths about the Holocaust.

8 Yr Old Jewish Boy Attacked in Paris Suburb by Teenage Anti-Semites

The child was walking to a tutor when two teens approximately 15 years old knocked him to the ground and "struck him multiple times," police said.

Israeli Ambassador to Russia Speaks Up Against ‘Polish Death Camps’ Law

"We’re working with the Russian state service for archives on a project titled ‘Every Person Has a Name,’" Koren said.

Danish Opposition Pushing Back FM’s Pro-Israel Decisions

The leftwing parties in the Danish parliament claim that the foreign minister has surrendered to an Israeli dictate.

Sovereignty Supporters Celebrate Tu B’Shvat at Oz Ve’Gaon Nature Preserve

Tu b’Shevat events are another layer connecting the People of Israel to their Land.
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This Tu B’Shvat be Part of “70 Orchards for Israel’s 70th Birthday”

​​Is there some way to let all Jews take part in Tu B'Shvat in a real and significant way, as opposed to just not saying "tachanun" in shul?

Students, Adults Celebrate Tu B’Shevat With Hikes, Gardening, Tree Plantings

In addition to planting new trees, it is traditional to eat dried fruits and nuts that symbolise the Holy Land, including figs and dates.

Israel’s Mission to UN Hosts Gathering 30th Anniversary of March of the Living

"If we do not succeed in passing the torch of memory to future generations throughout the world, the lesson will not be learned.”

Report: IDF Discriminates Against Settlers Wishing to Plant JNF Trees on Tu B’Shvat

There exists an inherent discrimination in the way the JNF has to distribute plants for the traditional Tu B'Shvat planting in Judea and Samaria.

Rabbinical Court Allows Husband of Get Refuser to Marry 2nd Wife

The court also ruled that plaintiff's first wife continues to be free to approach the court and sue for divorce, including all the compensations of severance to which she is entitled.

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