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September 13, 2017, 11:29 am
Shas MK forced out for attending his gay nephew’s wedding
Yigal Guetta's resignation comes after ultra-Orthodox rabbis called for him to be fired for his 'public desecration of Heaven'
September 12, 2017, 10:02 pm
Rabbis urge removal of Shas MK who attended nephew’s gay wedding
'We're going in order to make him happy, because he's my sister's son,' Yigal Guetta told his kids; letter slams MK's 'public desecration of Heaven'
September 10, 2017, 4:30 am
4 arrested in Arad clashes between ultra-Orthodox, secular residents
Haredi protesters reportedly roll burning tires at home of activist who posted banner accusing Hasidic leader of making city 'dirty'
September 6, 2017, 6:27 pm
Polish man who burned effigy of Jew to sue those calling him anti-Semite
Piotr Rybak set the blaze during an anti-immigrant demonstration in 2005, but denies he is anti-Jewish
September 5, 2017, 3:32 am
Deputy education minister testifies for Haredi teacher charged with sexual abuse
Meir Porush asks court to allow suspect, accused of abusing minors at Tel Aviv institution, to attend daughter's wedding to prevent her 'trauma'
September 4, 2017, 11:14 am
Ultra-Orthodox man arrested for burning effigy of IDF soldier
Suspect identified in footage of incident in which figure dressed like religious commando was set alight during Lag B'Omer festivities
September 1, 2017, 1:45 pm
Where will the Haredim live in 2040?
Ultra-Orthodox integration in society can begin in local cities and towns -- with safeguards for both populations
August 18, 2017, 8:51 pm
I talked to the ‘anti-Semitic’ Swiss hotel owner and it’s complicated
'Despite the damning evidence and anger against Ruth Thomann, she is probably a tolerant person who, for lack of tact, is being pilloried internationally with devastating consequences for her business'
August 17, 2017, 9:34 pm
Amid outcry over hotel signs, Swiss lawmaker raps Israel for tolerating haredim
Roger Deneys later apologizes for post saying ultra-Orthodox Jews 'prevent peace in Palestine'
August 11, 2017, 3:34 pm
This eruv is more than a legal fiction
Will decency prevail in the ugly fight on the NY/NJ border over an abstract wall that lets Orthodox Jews carry on Shabbat?
August 11, 2017, 12:28 am
It’s Jew vs. Jew in France as conflict over women reading Torah turns ugly
Anti-Semitism is encouraging Jewish isolationism and radicalization, say leaders, causing an Orthodox-Liberal rift
July 14, 2017, 2:35 pm
UK Hasidic school faced with closure for not teaching LGBT
Girls' elementary school fails three inspections despite being praised for 'inspiring pupils with enthusiasm'
July 13, 2017, 3:08 pm
Haredi society comes full circle
The ultra-Orthodox sector appears to be dialing back its zealous rejection of employment and secular studies
July 12, 2017, 7:26 pm
High Court to revisit ruling that lets some Tel Aviv stores open on Shabbat
Ultra-Orthodox lawmakers hail decision, call on judges to reverse earlier verdict in order to 'preserve status quo'
July 6, 2017, 9:43 pm
6 more Jewish NJ couples charged in benefits fraud probe
Prosecutors say those indicted Thursday received nearly $400,000 illicitly; scandal has led to anti-Semitic backlash in Lakewood