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Americans in Beit Shemesh Present the Better Side of Haredim

Sexist and often violent, corrupt and even anti-Zionist Haredim in Beit Shemesh create a false image of the city.

Bibi Unrestrained in Meddling with Right Wing Parties’ Campaigns

It's rewarding to see that MK Smotrich is adept at playing "I'm rubber you're glue."

Police Interrogate Son of Haredi MK on Beit Shemesh Election Fraud

A gag order has been imposed on reporting details of the investigation, which means police are making progress.

Security Hole at the Western Wall

An investigative journalist disguised as an Orthodox Jews but armed with knives was able to bypass security on the Sabbath.

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

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.

Israeli Jews Meet Independently with PA Chairman Abbas in Ramallah

An independent Israeli Jewish social action group met Sunday with Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Smotrich Compares Supreme Court to Iran’s Supreme Council

MK Bezalel Samotrich tweeted: "Israel will not be Iran."

Report: PM Forced into Lockdown by Interior Minister Deri

In practice, the closure this weekend will be very similar to the overall closure in March-April; with businesses, education system, restaurants and other industries on lockdown.

Knesset Gives Preliminary Approval to Arab MK’s Bill Reversing Talmudic Sages on Goats

MK Zahalka argued that goats are actually good for the environment, as they thin out the forests, making them easier to control in case of a fire.

Police Recommended Indicting Litzman for Bribery, Fraud, Breach of Trust

The investigation files will be forwarded to the Jerusalem District Attorney in the coming days in preparation for a decision on whether to indict Litzman.

Agunot Activist Woman Appointed to Panel for Jewish Judges

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has appointed the first woman as one of the members of the State Committee for the Appointment of Rabbinical Court...

Netanyahu Meeting Rightwing Bloc following Gantz’s Withdrawal from Negotiations

The Likud said in response that they were "amazed at the decision by Blue&White to blow up the negotiations and cancel the meetings."

Knesset Bill to Cut Number of Chief Rabbis by 50%

It's a step in the right direction. Now let's take the next, obvious step and eliminate it altogether.

MK Rotem Offers Full Apology to Reform Movement

Israeli lawmaker David Rotem offered a full apology for reportedly saying the Reform movement “is not Jewish.”

Company that Removed Rabbi Kahane’s Memorial Sign to Pay $10,000

"Let every advertising company know that freedom of expression is valid for right-wing activists, too."

Smotrich: Efrat Mayor Revivi Wants Palestinian State – Not Sovereignty

"You have to understand, the bluff of a demilitarized Palestinian State will not hold water for too long," Smotrich argued.

Haredi Parties, Liberman, on Coalition Toppling War Path over Shabbat Laws

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (Shas) on Saturday slammed the Yisrael Beiteinu chairman over his show of solidarity with law breakers, and told reporters, "I am done with Avigdor Liberman."

Facebook on a Rampage to Gag Right-Wing Israelis Ahead of Change in Government

The anti-free speech attitude is now policy with Facebook, as well as its subsidiary WhatsApp, and its competitor Twitter.

Matan Kahana Drives a D9 over Chief Rabbinate’s Kosher Certification Monopoly

Shas chairman Aryeh Deri said Kahana's plan is "crushing the Jewish identity of the state."

Lapid and Bennett’s Left-Right Coalition’s Survival Secret: Don’t Sweat the Hard Stuff

"Whatever passes by this government passes – whatever doesn't, doesn't."

Good News: Only 14 Out of 8 Million Israelis Want Boycott of Berlin Music...

How ironic, that Rosen Zvi, whose articles deal with the development of the term Goy, would be used to bash a pro-Jewish resolution by the vast majority of a German parliament practically packed with goyim.

With 8 Days to Go: Netanyahu Grabbing Bennett’s Voters, Smotrich Soars to 6 Seats,...

Netanyahu continues to fail to cross the 30-seat mark, while Yair Lapid's Yesh Atid is also stuck, but with 20 seats, which is much better than the low teens it was getting in the fall.

Netanyahu’s Center-Right Partners Won’t Join Labor-Led Government Despite Alarming Polls

It's definitely pre-elections season in Israel, as yet another new poll has come out over the weekend with devastating predictions for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

IDF’s New Weapon: Soaring Number of Hareidi Combat Soldiers

Hareidi soldiers will form a new combat unit, and Hareidim are being integrated into combat support positions.

Leftist Leader Appalled by Police Gratuitous Tasing of Settler (Video)

In the video, police barge into Albert's home, the screen goes dark and we hear him screaming in pain.

‘Miriam’s Song’ Speaks to the Soul of the Nation of Israel About Loss

The Hebrew-language best-seller, Miriam's Song, by Miriam Peretz, will be a hit in English that shatters hearts.

Beit Shemesh Mayor’s Infant Grandson Passes Away

The infant grandson of Beit Shemesh Mayor Moshe Abutbul has passed away after a head injury.

Tens of Thousands Pray for Rav Ovadia at the Kotel

If you wish to mention him in your prayers, his name is Harav Chaim Ovadia Yosef ben Gorgia.

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