August 24, 2012, 4:27 pm
He used to work on a building site. Now he's got an MBA from Harvard and runs the Jerusalem YMCA. What went right for Forsan Hussein? And why is his story at once an inspiration and an indictment?
August 20, 2012, 11:01 am
My proposal is the only realistic basis, says the MK who tried to solve Israel’s ultra-Orthodox conscription crisis
The August 1 deadline has come and gone. His Kadima party now sits powerless in opposition. But Yohanan Plesner is convinced his legislative proposal for equal national service, buried by the prime minister, has life in it yet
July 31, 2012, 7:40 pm
NGOs launch symbolic protests and legal appeals to push conscription of ultra-Orthodox Jews. Tal Law, exempting tens of thousands of Haredim from military service, lapses Wednesday