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Knesset Passes Law Killing Core Curriculum Requirement

It should be noted that those Haredi schools that rejected the government-imposed of a Core Curriculum did so not necessarily because they object to teaching their students many of the subjects on the list.

Knesset Committee Holding Hearing Tuesday on Plight of Yitzhar Minor

The minor pulled out of his own home, without judicial due process and without seeking expert opinion from a social worker and the Youth Probation Service.

Military Court of Appeals Critical of Administrative Restrictions of Jews without Hearings

More than 50 administrative restriction orders were issued by the GOC of the Central and Home Front Commands over the past year against Jewish youths and not one involved a hearing, in violation of the law.

Temple Institute Crowdfunding to Train Cadre of Qualfied Priests

The curriculum at Nezer HaKodesh will include courses on the Temple service, theory and practice and the role and application of modern technology in the Third Temple.

Netanyahu ‘Not Prepared to Tolerate Racism in our State’

The report on eradicating racism against Israelis of Ethiopian origin is 170 pages long and includes 52 recommendations intended to help correct institutionalized and societal racism.

Israeli Government in Cantankerous Rancor over New Broadcasting Authority

One of the most celebrated quotes from Sunday's debate was from Likud Minister Miri Regev who reportedly cried out: "What's the point in having a corporation if we don't control it?"

Herzog Booed at Labor Party Conference

In the end, the chairman's position was accepted by a hefty majority of 750 to 402 votes, and the primaries in the Labor Party are officially postponed until July 2017.

Former IDF Spokesman: Army Radio Hosted Anti-Disengagement Voices While Israel Radio Blocked Dissenters

Kol Israel was instructed to block access to MKs wishing to speak against the uprooting of some 8,000 Jews from Gush Katif in the Gaza Strip, in 2005.

French PM: It Is Urgent to Reconstruct French Islam, Expel the Threats from Within

"A terrible poison is spreading," the French PM cautions. "Slowly, insidiously, against the background of influences from abroad ... developed against a model of society which contradicts the Republic and its values."

Analysis: Pro-Terrorist PA Senior Compares IDF Actions to ISIS Terrorism

Erekat has raised the flame under his attacks on Israel for its audacious killing of Arab terrorists, looking to link it in the Europeans' minds the horror Arab terrorists are inflicting on their civilian population.

NY Cops Stage Traffic Stop So Jewish Guy Can Propose to Girlfriend [video]

The Post, in its unique fashion, used the story to rehash the NYPD bribery scandal involving accusations against the Shomrim.

Former Georgia Lawmaker Implies Israeli Linked to Nice, Munich Terror

Another public personality from Georgia, this one a former member of Congress, steps forward to fling public anti-Semitism at Israel.

Sen. Schumer: Democrats Are on the Cusp of a Golden Era

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) wants Schumer to change the restrictive filibuster rules that cost her a signature energy bill back in 2014.

Al-Nusra Front Changes Brand Name, Severs Affiliation with Home Office

Abu Mohammad al-Julani is the nom de guerre of this mysterious man, whose real name is only known to the Al Qaeda leadership.

Hillary Clinton Warns Trump ‘Not A Man to Trust With Nuclear Weapons’

Hillary Clinton used Donald Trump's own words to trample his image as the law and order candidate.

Merkel Uses the I Word in Pointing Finger at Terrorist Refugees

“Taboos of civilization are being broken," Merkel said. “These acts happened in places where any of us could have been."

Russian Legislator says Trump’s Statements Show Growing Pro-Russian Sentiment in US

"Trump has repeatedly proven that he, like no one else, understands the public’s demand for a change in course."

Turkey Escalates Media Crackdown in Wake of Failed Coup

News outlets in Turkey reported on Wednesday that the Turkish government had ordered the closing of 45 newspapers, 23 radio stations, 16 TV channels and three news agencies.

Olympic Committee Rejects Media Watchdog’s Call to Ban Palestine Olympic Committee Head Rajoub

Rajoub condemned a successful peacebuilding event between Israeli and Arab youth sponsored by the Peres Center for Peace as a "crime against humanity."

Analysis: US Critical of Jewish Construction, Mum on Next Door Govt. Construction for Arabs

The State Dept. announcement completely ignores the Israeli government's effort on behalf of Israeli Arabs in Jerusalem

Obama Asks Democrats to ‘Do For Hillary Clinton What You Did For Me’

US President Barack Obama urged Democrats to get out the vote, and thanked them for keeping alive the "audacity of hope."

Bloomberg: ‘Let’s Elect A Sane, Competent Person’

Michael Bloomberg spoke at the 2016 Democratic National Convention to add his effort toward stopping Donald Trump.

US Congressman Johnson Apologizes for Calling Jews ‘Termites,’ Not Other Remarks

The Georgia Democrat who called Israeli Jews "termites" quickly apologized for "poor choice of words," but not for his other remarks.

Kaine’s 2007 Appointment Of Jihad Supporter Draws Renewed Criticism After VP Pick

“Our party has a long tradition of being pro-Israel, and being pro-Israel doesn’t mean we agree on everything, but we’re friends, we’re allies, we’re partners and to the extent we have disagreements we try to work them out productively,” Kaine said.

Knesset Committee Quarrels with Anti-Drug Officials over Colorado Legalized Weed

"It's been four years into the legalization in Colorado and the sky did not fall," committee chairwoman Tamar Zandberg (Meretz) said.

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