Yehudah Glick, whom the police have called the most dangerous man in the Middle East, says the Muslim religious trust on the Temple Mount has an ‘everything-is-mine’ attitude.
Shahar Ilan is the former Haaretz correspondent for religious affairs. He is now the vice president of research and information for Hiddush, an organization for the promotion of religious tolerance.
Anyone who thinks that left-centrist parties can form a government together with the religious parties is deluding himself.
There’s no such rule in Jewish law, Chani Weiser notes, but Israel still has dozens of gender-segregated bus lines.
In a fanatical reaction to warm ultra-Orthodox support for the IDF in Gaza, Rabbi Yisroel Yitzchok Kalmanovitz preaches that it's better for soldiers to die in battle than to live as sinners.
Religious and secular Jerusalemites are challenging the ultra-Orthodox ban on 'immodest’ posters
Since last May's huge rally in New York against the Internet, the ultra-Orthodox haven’t stopped holding such events. They can't win, but they can remind participants that what they are doing is wrong.
The book of conversations with Rabbi Chaim Amsellem could just as easily have been called ‘Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Problems of Haredi Society But No Haredim Would Tell You.’ Now there’s someone who will.
On Nittel Nacht - otherwise known to the world as Christmas Eve - Hasidic Jews believe that evil inclinations are at full force. In order to prevent any damages that may be caused from such phenomena, they abstain from learning Torah.
A core curriculum should include knowledge, skills and values that the Education Ministry believes represent a common denominator shared by all graduates of the nation's school system.
Haredi Judaism isn't our forefathers' religion, but a radical and dangerous new cult.