Israel’s ultra-Orthodox, men and women alike, are making new inroads in universities
Why did he just bring down Bibi Netanyahu’s government? And what does he stand to lose if his gamble goes wrong?
Chants of ‘Kill the Jew,’ according to witnesses
Last week, Israeli media reported of rioting Haredim onboard an El Al plane. The true story turned out to be very different, and deeply revealing.
Israel wakes up to the needs of ex-Haredim
Aliza Bloch is running for mayor of Beit Shemesh, a Haredi stronghold infamous for intolerance towards women. Does she have a shot?
Start-up nation welcomes the ultra-Orthodox
Integration of the ultra-Orthodox into modern Israeli society—jobs, schools, the IDF— has stalled, but experts say further progress is inevitable
The yeshiva boys are back in town
Newly-discovered 1923 film of influential rabbi used in haredi campaign