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Be-wigged, be-jeansed, Rabbi Grossman saves a Jew

A tale of a rabbi in jeans, a monastery, and the Jewish grandson who returned home.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2016, 12:02 PM

Jews who don't know they are Jews

The parents were murdered in the death pits and gas chambers. The children survived, only to be raised as Christians.Rabbi Shmuel LIfschitz, 5/17/2016, 4:09 PM

Officer indicted passing info to Lehava

Border Police officer indicted giving details of Jewish girls traveling with Arabs to Lehava; 'should be honored for caring about sisters.'Ido Ben-Porat, 2/3/2016, 2:07 PM

Conservative Judaism to 'rebrand' as numbers drop

After losing one third of its membership in less than three decades, US Conservative Movement hopes team of PR agents can save it.Ari Soffer, 1/4/2016, 2:09 PM

Left outraged as Bennett backs novel ban

Leftist MKs condemn Education Ministry's ban of novel depicting Arab-Jewish love. Minister Bennett: I back the professional echelon.Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2015, 5:13 AM

Pro-assimilation novel banned from Israeli schools

Education Ministry disqualifies novel depicting Arab-Jewish love story for fear it threatens adolescents' 'Jewish identity.'Menachem Schwartz, 12/30/2015, 8:35 PM

Hanukkah today: The battle against assimilation

Interview: Rabbi says missionaries in Israel perpetuate the problem of the Hellenists, offering alternatives to spirituality.Shimon Cohen, 12/8/2015, 7:57 AM

There’s a JCC in Turkey?

Amid rising assimilation, Turkey's ancient, tiny Jewish community sees its Jewish Community Center as part of the solution.Maayan Jaffe/JNS, 11/10/2015, 4:20 PM

'Anti-Assimilation Groups in All Secular Schools'

Activist explains his group present in all J'lem schools, including Torah classes in secular ones; 'media against us, but the youth is for.'Benny Toker, 8/26/2015, 10:27 AM

'Israel Advocacy Requires Strong Jewish Identity'

At sendoff for religious-Zionist emissaries to Diaspora, Naftali Bennett says fight for Jewish identity key in saving world Jewry.Yoni Kempinski, 7/27/2015, 2:22 PM

Yad L'Achim to PM: Do Something About Assimilation

The Yad L'achim organization called on Prime Minister Netanyahu to do something about the rise in assimilation.Moshe Cohen, 7/5/2015, 8:54 PM

Women Urged: 'Don't Go Out with Mahmoud'

Anti-assimilation activists hand out sweets to Jewish women and girls at bars, appealing to their 'pure Jewish soul.'Ornit Atzar, 6/28/2015, 7:08 PM

'I'm Ready to Sit in Jail to Save Jews'

Gopshtain tells Arutz Sheva that police indictment threat doesn't intimidate him, as his work to fight assimilation continues full force.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 3/25/2015, 5:59 PM

Watch: CHAZAQ Works to Prevent Assimilation in US

The Queens-based CHAZAQ organization hosted its major 2015 event, where rabbis and famous singer Avraham Fried were on hand.Eliran Aharon, 3/19/2015, 1:15 PM

The Jewish Girls Behind Lethal Arab Arson Attack

H. and R. knew they 'would pay' for dating Arabs to get by - conflict between them caused unrelated Jewish woman to be burned to death.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/9/2015, 10:17 AM

Rescued from Arab Villages: 6 Weddings and a Brit

Only recently rescued from abusive relationships while trapped in Arab villages, 7 Jewish women finally find true happiness.Hillel Fendel, 1/20/2015, 4:03 PM

Mass French Immigration: Who's Still Jewish?

According to Ami Conversion Ulpan director Naftali Kandler, 10,000 French Jews will come in 2015 - 15% of them won't technically be Jews.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 1/14/2015, 4:28 PM

Police Crackdown 'Only Strengthened' Lehava

Lehava director Bentzi Gopshtain speaks about how arrests and media frenzy only 'vindicated' his group, explains what Lehava does.Ari Yashar, 12/30/2014, 10:20 PM

Jewish Youth Group Relaxes Inter-Dating Rules

United Synagogue Youth subtly allows regional leaders to inter-date with non-Jews, with many warning it is a 'license to assimilate.'Hillel Fendel, 12/26/2014, 11:02 AM

Lehava Head Warns Police Crackdown Will Backfire

Head of anti-assimilation group explains arrest meant to silence his group which court agreed acts legally, warns of risk if it is banned.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 7:43 AM

350 Jewish Girls Rescued from Arab Villages

Organization says thousands of Jewish women currently trapped after being lured into abusive relationships with older Arab men.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2014, 10:09 PM

How to Reduce Inter-Marriage in U.S. to 6%

Study finds 94% of unaffiliated Russian American Jews who took part in programming married co-religionists – and the program is growing.Hillel Fendel, 11/10/2014, 1:47 PM

Arab Who Married Jew Arrested Assaulting Cops

Headlines celebrated mixed marriage of Mahmoud and Moral two months ago; now he is in jail for drug running and striking an officer.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 10/27/2014, 7:36 AM

'Symbol of Assimilation, Now the Symbol of Israel'

Netanyahu's brother-in-law Dr. Ben-Artzi calls on Israelis not to use new Tchernichovsky 50 shekel note; asks 'where is Jewish Home?'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 9/19/2014, 1:56 PM

The End of European Jewry? 80% Assimilation Rate

Troubling figures exposed by Rabbinical Center of Europe, showing 40% hide their Judaism faced with growing anti-Semitism.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 9/16/2014, 5:12 PM

Yad L'achim: Assimilation a 'Sin' Against Security

Israeli woman who converted to Islam was sentenced to a year in prison for helping illegal alien - her husband - sneak into Israel.Moshe Cohen, 9/9/2014, 1:16 AM

'Antagonism is not the Way to Combat Assimilation'

Prominent religious-Zionist rabbi says that while intermarriage is a problem, protests outside mixed-marriage ceremony are wrong.Ido Ben-Porat and Ari Soffer, 8/18/2014, 3:00 PM

Hundreds Protest Mixed-Wedding: 'Worse Than Hamas'

Nationalist leaders head mass protest against wedding of Arab and Jew, warn danger of assimilation greater than Hamas rockets.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 8/17/2014, 10:29 PM

Father and Jewish Group Fight Wedding to Arab

Anti-assimilation group plans to protest Jewish woman's wedding with Arab, in town that has been shelled by Arab terrorists in Gaza.Ari Yashar, 8/14/2014, 9:04 AM

'We Learned Nothing From the Holocaust'

Rabbi Yisrael Lau, child survivor turned Israeli chief rabbi, says all Jews are 'survivors', laments Jewish youth going to live in Berlin.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 3:57 PM

European Jewry is Doing What Hitler Couldn't

In Europe’s streets, fear and persecution are turning the Jews into ghosts without yarmulkes and the sounds of Hebrew. In Europe’s houses, Jews are opting for cultural and religious suicide. Giulio Meotti, 4/16/2014, 1:32 AM

Europe: Shocking Figures Cite 80% Assimilation

Rabbis lament 'spiritual holocaust' as conference presents troubling figures on assimilation, restrictions on Jewish practice.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2014, 10:00 AM

'Security Woes Cause Assimilation'

Rabbi Menachem Margolin makes the connection between fear, lack of pride and an unwillingness to remain Jewish., 3/31/2014, 1:16 AM

Minister Tells Rabbis 'Leave Europe Or Disappear'

Ben-Dahan tells European rabbis at conference intermarriage in Israel under a thousandth, in Europe figure is 80%.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 10:20 AM

Purim Celebrates Reversing Assimilation

Exploring the word Shushan, leads to an interesting conclusion.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 3/15/2014, 8:39 PM

Beitar Residents Freed After Assimilation Protest

Two Beitar Ilit residents were released from custody after they were arrested by police on suspicion of harassing a Jewish female residentDavid Lev, 2/10/2014, 12:13 AM

Video: JNF in Paris To Encourage Aliyah

JNF Deputy Chairman speaks about recent pro-Israel event, says French community suffers from anti-Semitism and assimilation.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/8/2014, 9:38 PM

Debate On Non-Jewish Girlfriend of Netanyahu's Son

Relationship between prime minister's son and Norweigan woman sparks heated discussion on assimilation.Ari Yashar, 1/27/2014, 11:59 AM

PM in Hot Water Over Son's Non-Jewish Girlfriend

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was under fire Sunday after it was reported that his son was dating a non-Jewish woman.David Lev and AFP, 1/27/2014, 2:16 AM

Yad L'Achim Helps Woman Nab Phony Arab Boyfriend

Yad L'achim recently helped a Jewish woman identify an Arab who tried to fool into thinking that he was Jewish - a not uncommon situation.David Lev, 11/8/2013, 2:42 AM

Europe's Anti-Semitism, America's Assimilation

The writer draws conclusions from the juxtaposition of both anti-Semitism and assimilation. Ron Jager, 10/9/2013, 3:18 PM

Lehava 'Hotline' to Help Prevent Intermarriage

A new “hotline” will enable Israelis to alert activists of the Lehava organization on situations that could lead to intermarriage.David Lev, 9/9/2013, 4:14 PM


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Activists Protest Against Arab-Jewish Wedding

Police prevent 50 rightist activists from arriving at an Arab village where a Jewish woman was marrying an Arab man.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2013, 1:16 AM

Jewish Woman Rescued from Muslim Quarter

A Jewish woman has been rescued from an abusive marriage in the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City.Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 12:17 PM

Anti-Assimilation Group Appeals to Zuckerberg

Benzi Gopstein, head of the Lehava Organization, sends a letter to Mark Zuckerberg over his marriage to a non-Jew. Elad Benari, 5/25/2012, 4:15 AM

Expert Concerned Over Zuckerberg's Intermarriage

Dr. Aliza Lavie of Bar Ilan University says that Mark Zuckerberg's marrying his non-Jewish girlfriend should be worrisome to all Jews.Elad Benari, 5/21/2012, 1:10 AM

Group Fights Assimilation with Fake Invitation

Lehava anti-assimilation organization's new campaign features a fake invitation to a wedding between a Jewish woman and an Arab man.Elad Benari, 5/10/2012, 3:12 AM

Jewish Woman Comes Home After Two Years

Lehava organization brings home a 25-year-old Jewish woman and her one-year-old baby, two years after she ran away with an Arab boyfriend.Elad Benari, 4/6/2012, 4:14 AM

MKs: 150,000 Jews Assimilate Each Year

At a discussion of the Knesset Aliyah and Absorption Committee, it was revealed that some 150,00 Jews assimilate every yearDavid Lev, 2/13/2012, 9:32 PM

Missing Jewish Teen Located in Arab Village

15-year-old Nofar Ben Hamou from Lod met an Arab man, decided to marry him, and ran away from home. She was located on Sunday.Elad Benari, 2/6/2012, 12:03 AM

Video: What Is It Like Being a Jew in Berlin?

Berlin Rabbi Chaim Rozwaski, in Israel for the annual Herzliya Conference, tells Arutz Sheva what it is like being a Jew in Berlin today. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Yoni Kempinski, 1/31/2012, 8:16 AM

Raising Jewish Awareness in US Teens

The Jewish NGO Ayeka has just received funds to see if its unique adult Jewish education program will work on American Jewish teens.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 2:00 PM

Theodore Herzl's The Menorah

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PM Halts Anti-Assimilation Campaign

Prime Minister Netanyahu personally intervened to halt a campaign that warned former Israelis of the dangers of assimilation.David Lev, 12/3/2011, 9:09 PM

Pisgat Ze'ev Fights Assimilation

Pisgat Ze'ev's residents held an emergency meeting about fighting assimilation. Arutz Sheva was there.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 8/18/2011, 4:13 AM