i used to admire harav stav for his activisim. but he is really one step better than the others. his interest in bringing secular jews closer to judaism is only to his brand, judging by his order to prohibit the reform and conservative movements from having tu'beshvat programs in shoham where he is the chief rabbi. based on this behavior, he will only tweak not change the ways of the chief rabbinate. he could have offered so much more.
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from the article: Abolish Israel’s Chief Rabbinate