Amsellem: I Support Jewish Conversion in Accordance With Rabbinical Law

In an interview with Haaretz readers ahead of Israel's January elections, the head of the Am Shalem party stresses his respect for all people, including gays, and his thoughts on how to tackle the conversion problem.

MK Chaim Amsellem, chairman of the religious and right-wing Am Shalem party, was a guest at the Haaretz editorial offices Thursday to answer readers' questions. This was the sixth in our series of encounters with politicians ahead of the election on January 22.