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Posts Tagged: ultra-orthodox

April 24, 2022 7:42 am

The Ultra-Orthodox Cyber Division Protecting Iron Dome

CTech – Five years ago, B. had the life of a typical Hasidic man. He studied at one of the large yeshivas, married young, and...

December 23, 2019 11:49 am

Jews in Israel and the Diaspora Must Take Action to Bring Themselves Together

“Building a nation is not like building a society. Its foundations run deeper. The goal is to unite the people by working on our revival,...

November 28, 2017 5:12 pm

Ultra-Liberal New York Times Obsesses About Israel’s ‘Ultra-Orthodox’

One of the clearest warning signs of bias in the press is a double standard — a similar story that’s treated one way if it...

August 28, 2016 4:09 am

History Is Misremembered by Left and Right

Contemporary Jewish discourse is full of nostalgia for the glorious, not-so-distant past. Reading through newspapers or listening to speeches at conferences and public gatherings, one...

October 13, 2015 10:53 am

Thousands Attend Funeral of Rabbi Murdered in Jerusalem Car-Ramming, Stabbing Attack

Thousands of mourners gathered for the funeral procession of Rabbi Yeshayahu Akiva Krishevsky, who was killed on Tuesday when a terrorist rammed his vehicle into a group of pedestrians waiting at...

August 6, 2015 6:20 pm

Israeli Military Police Video Shows Close-Up of Violence on Temple Mount

A new video was released by Israel's Yasam Military Police Unit showing a snippet of the violence that occurs every Friday on the Temple Mount,...

November 13, 2013 4:41 pm

Billy Crystal Lampoons Popular TV Series With ‘Schmuck Dynasty’ (VIDEO)

Actor and comedian Billy Crystal is crying fowl--err foul -- and he has the tape to prove it. Appearing on Jimmy Fallon's "Late Late Show" Tuesday...

September 30, 2013 1:29 pm

Judge Rules NYC Lawsuit Against ‘Discriminatory’ Signs Can Proceed

A lawsuit brought by New York City against several Ultra-Orthodox shops in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg should go to trial, an administrative judge...

July 7, 2013 11:29 am

Israeli Cabinet Approves Haredi Draft Bill

The Israeli Cabinet Sunday passed the haredi draft bill that will make it mandatory for all 21-year-old haredim to be drafted to the IDF, ...

June 14, 2013 11:00 am

Clothing Company American Apparel Names Nail Polish Color ‘Hassid’

American Apparel is causing controversy again, after naming one of the colors of a nail polish line "Hassid." The "nail lacquer," as the bottle officially...

April 9, 2013 8:50 pm

US Army Removes Slideshow Listing Ultra Orthodox Jews as Extremists Alongside Hamas and Al Qaeda

The US Army has removed a slideshow used as training material for US Army Reserve recruits that describes "Ultra-Orthodox" Jews as religious extremists, equivalent to...

March 3, 2013 4:14 pm

Report: Orthodox Shas Party to Join Israel’s Political Opposition

Ynet -  Shas is headed to the opposition: Sources in the Ultra-Orthodox party told Ynet Sunday that unless a "dramatic breakthrough" takes place...

January 25, 2013 10:28 am

Wheeling and Dealing Continues as Speculation About Next Israeli Government Gains Traction

Speculation continues as to what the next Israeli government will look like as reports surface and are just as quickly denied. Early Friday...

September 13, 2012 11:06 am

Rosh Hashanah – A Time to Rejoice

For religious Jews, Rosh Hashanah is traditionally a time to apply ourselves towards "Tshuva" - a form of self-critical introspection combined with a spiritual commitment to...


Greece Detains 8 New Suspects Under Probe of Terror Cell Targeting Jews

i24 News - Eight new suspects from Pakistan were detained as part of the investigation into a terrorist network suspected of planning attacks against Jews in Athens, a Greek police...


Israeli Archeologists Discover 6,000-Year-Old Fishing Hook in Ashkelon

i24 News - One of the oldest copper fishhooks in the world was discovered during excavations in Ashkelon, southern Israel, the Israel Antiquity Authority (IAA) announced on Wednesday. The 6,000-year-old discovery...

Middle East

Senior Hezbollah Official says ‘The Internal Conflict in Israel will...

i24 News - Sheikh Naim Qassem, Deputy Secretary General of the terrorist group Hezbollah, said during an interview with the...

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