Islamophobia is bad for the Jews

Islamophobia is bad for the Jews

How Orthodox Jews can fight Islamophobia – by taking a lesson from Sikhs – Sara Weissman – The Forward 24.07.16 Ultimately, if we want our rights as a religious minority protected, if we want Jews wearing traditional head coverings to experience...
Crackdown on nationalist soccer fans; weapons seized

Crackdown on nationalist soccer fans; weapons seized

Israeli police raids target Beitar Jerusalem football hooligans – Peter Beaumont – The Guardian 26.07.16Police arrest 56 people associated with La Familia or violent sub-group Hakometz following lengthy undercover operation. Weapons seized.See report and...
IDF legal proceedings touch raw nerves in Israeli society

IDF legal proceedings touch raw nerves in Israeli society

Legal dramas of the IDF intrinsically linked to Israeli society – Yaakov Lapin – The Jerusalem Post 25.07.16Trial of Elor Azaria reflects decades-long dilemmas faced by young Israeli soldiers in the West Bank. Buchris ‘rape’ case sends other shock waves.Read op-ed...