Tag Archives: Israel
Is Israel a religious or secular society? Ultra-Orthodox Jews in Israel have been advocating segregation of gender in public places but a Rabbi has spoken out against such segregation stating that if the ultra-orthodox wish to have segregated bus lines, … Continue reading
A bus was delayed for 30 minutes when a woman refused to move to the back of a bus after an ultra-orthodox man asked her to move to there. When she refused, he stood in the bus door preventing the … Continue reading
Yigal Amir, murderer of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, requested he be allowed to pray with other prisoners. Amir is held in solitary confinement but is allowed to meet with a different prisoner three times a week to study … Continue reading
Der Spiegel reports that Austrian and German Protestant church officials urged the West German government to support Adolf Eichmann after his arrest in 1960. According to a letter sent to West German officials, Eichmann was ‘fundamentally decent’ and ‘kind-hearted’. Eichmann’s … Continue reading
Public transit to be segregated by gender. See Full Story.
Does Proposed New Law Make Israel a Religious as Opposed to Democratic State? See Opinion.
The role of religion and the secular and women in the IDF. See Opinion.
Is Israel becoming a religious state? See Full Story
Should God be mentioned at memorial rites for fallen soldiers? Full Story