Kerfuffle over UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

Kerfuffle over UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

A resolution by UNESCO on ’Occupied Palestine’ passed the committee stage last week by (only) 24 votes to 6, with 26 abstentions. It was scheduled to be approved this coming week by UNESCO’s Executive Board but that vote will likely now be deferred. To assist in...
Most Israelis want more freedom of religion

Most Israelis want more freedom of religion

The 2016 Israel Religion & State Index – Hiddush 04.10.16 81% of Israeli Jews are dissatisfied with government’s activities in the realm of religion & state; 66% support the Western Wall compromise; 66% support freedom of marriage; 4 out of 5 secular...