It's a shame. Nothing good can come from this initiative, no matter how frustrated this group is. In the name of Service to the Almighty, there will always be those that elevate their hashkafic agenda as the priority and blanket over their Kina-Taava-and Kavod. What good can come from such an arrogant challenge to the Rabbanut?
from the article: Zionist rabbis agree to serve on independent conversion courts