If my memory isn't flawed, Hesder was set up as a diviision of Nachal, which allowed Kibbutz members to spend 5 years in the program, a third in the army and two thirds working on the Kibbutz. It wasn't invented for the religious soldier. And can we get an analysis of the "equality" of soldiers "making their big enough contribution" at Galei Tzahal, Bamacheneh, and similar type non-combat roles. The sense I have is that children of journalists and residents of North Tel Aviv are highly over-represented. Come on, Nechemia, your antipathy to religious people is hiding behind a very transparent demand for "equality" of service.
Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade: Stabber is Yishai Shlissel, the 2005 parade attacker (Haaretz)
from the article: The privileged
Netanyahu is encouraged by the fact that some of his critics are starting to cast doubt on the deal, and even to echo his arguments against it.17:39 30.07.15 | 5 comments