Absent people make great fake voters.
This is apparently some kind of good-will gesture to the Palestinians.
The re-vote campaign has left the station and is right on track!
Pop-stars who wield extraordinary influence invariably have the potential to abuse their charisma, talents and fame, taking advantage of vulnerable, young fans.
Some sexual abusers will devote enormous efforts to preparing a child for abuse, in such a way that the child will least resist, and the perpetrator will be most protected.
In both cases, professionals had been alerted prior to the tragedies.
Court says the democratic process had been undermined.
The image of Naama Margalit became a symbol, overnight, of the struggle for peaceful neighborly relations in Beit Shemesh.
In a follow-up interview, Mayor Abutbol said he hadn't understood the term "gays," thinking it meant "pedophiles."
Eli Cohen, the challenging candidate for mayor, recently announced at a campaign meeting in Beit Shemesh that "this time, the dead won't vote!"
The voice of the middle ground is more important than ever, yet perhaps too soft to be heard at all.
At this point, I am rather envious of my friends in Efrat.
The charedim and the Zionists in Beit Shemesh are contemplating a "divorce."
Following Rav Elon's conviction, Rabbi Chaim Druckman invited him to teach at Yeshivat Or Etzion.
Enthusiastic fellow purple-people have established a Facebook Page called The Purple Zone, and punned in Hebrew "Am Segula."
There needs to be huge public pressure - demonstrations, effective PR and media for the cause, utilising every legal recourse and civil disruption.
Sharon had completed the highly contentious "Disengagement" from Gaza in summer 2005.
Moshe Abutbul has taken the knee-jerk response to all criticism and perceived threats.
"Over 2.4 billion Christians and over 1.5 billion Muslims, all tracing their inspiration and origins to the rather smaller Jewish people - most of whom seem to be in this room today..."
90 heads of state were in attendance -- but not from Israel.
In the universal contest between the blues and the reds, one side will invariably win, the other lose.
The event was entitled “Who are the people in our neighborhood.”
As if there was not enough drama in the re-called contentious Beit Shemesh municipal elections!
The conclusion of the report is that the overall incidence of child abuse is dramatically more than the official reports which reach the social services and police.
A low-point in the elections was a "Kol Korei" rabbinical announcement demanding that the the faithful vote for Moshe Abutbol.