Why I joined Open Hillel’s Academic Council

Why I joined Open Hillel’s Academic Council

Why I joined Open Hillel’s Academic Council along with 54 other leading Jewish academics – Prof. Aaron W. Hughes – Jewschool 08.01.16 ‘Young Jews need a place where they can articulate their own ideas and not just parrot back what they have been told by adults...
Israeli Chief Rabbinate is trying to be like the Vatican

Israeli Chief Rabbinate is trying to be like the Vatican

Candidly Speaking: Chief Rabbinate – Jewish Vatican? – Isi Leibler – The Jerusalem Post 13.01.16 The tensions created by the ultra-Orthodox Chief Rabbinate within Israeli society have extended to the Diaspora and are now undermining relations with the Jewish...
Will Israel’s social justice plan be implemented?

Will Israel’s social justice plan be implemented?

‘This shows it is possible to transform Israel into a just society”: Ron Gerlitz on the Arab Economic Development Plan – Fathom, Autumn/2015 The Israeli government has approved an ambitious $3.85 billion plan for the social and employment development of...