Why is it so hard for people to understand that Jews of all streams want religious freedom in the homeland of the Jews. If there is one place that all Jewish women should be treated with respect, as equals, it is Israel. if there is one country that should respect a Jew's right to practice Judaism, it is Israel. Just because my form of Judaism isn't yours, doesn't mean you should deprive me of my rights. Time to learn something from other religiously tolerant democracies.
PM: We'll surround ourselves with fences in defense against the wild beasts around us (Haaretz)
from the article: An open letter to Leah Aharoni, on behalf of religious freedom in Israel
While old-timers at Kibbutz Sha’ar Ha’amakim in northern Israel are racking their brains to recall Bernie Sanders from a volunteer stint in the 1960s, Haaretz tracked down a first cousin of the Democratic presidential hopeful at a moshav in the Negev.16:22 09.02.16 | 0 comments