Religion is not necessarily a bad thing - it is only when politics gets into the religion like we have here in Israel that it becomes a problem. Israel is a spiritual country and we need rabbies of all denominations to help the people with their religious desires. We just do not need to involve the government in the process. America is considered a modern country and most Americans consider themselves religious....
Netanyahu pays hospital visit to family of Palestinian infant killed in arson attack (Haaretz)
from the article: Lieberman tells associates: No IDF conversion bill, no state budget