Number of haredim in national service plummetsDespite growth in the number of army recruits, steep decline in number of haredim joining civilian national service.
'Latent racism' exists in some national serviceThe Chairman of National Service, Sar-Shalom Gerbi, refused to name the institutions that won't accept Ethiopian volunteers.
Why do anti-IDF groups count for National Service?Following revelation of anti-IDF NGOs inside Israel, MK Ohana asks to verify that the government isn't paying for their volunteers.
13% more Arabs volunteered for National ServiceDespite intimidation, Shluchot organization says more Israeli Arab youths taking the 'leap' to join government programs.
IDF Pushing Religious Girls Away from Nat. ServiceAn educator says that the military wants religious women to serve in uniform, instead of the civilian National Service.
'The State Funds Its Enemies, Not Its Defenders'Nationalist activist notes paradox as national service directorate gives funds to radical leftist NGOs defaming Israel but not Lehava.
Minister Ariel: Left Shouldn't Celebrate Just YetDespite A-G claim that national service ban to far-left NGOs is 'illegal,' Uri Ariel determined not to fund groups working against Israel.
AG Nixes Removal of Far-Left from National ServiceA plan by Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel to pull National Service funding for leftist group B'Tselem is 'illegal,' government lawyer says.
Beshvil Helps 'Lone' Sherut Leumi VolunteersBeshvil, founded just four years ago, responds to growing movement of hundreds of girls volunteering for national service in Israel.
Activist: Prosecute Arab List Head for IncitementAmit Barak of Im Tirzu accuses Ayman Odeh, head of the United Arab List, of inciting Israeli citizens not to serve in the IDF.
Jewish Identity Org. Holds National Service EventOrientation event for girls interested in National Service for Zehut, a center for informal Jewish education and identity, held Tuesday.
Hareidim Call to Boycott National Service EventMembers of the hareidi religious community serving in National Service units will boycott an appearance by Naftali Bennett.
National Service 'Vets' to Get IDF-Style BenefitsA new law will provide IDF-style benefits to "veterans" of the National and Civilian Services, said MK Yariv Levin
Israelis Debate Arabs in National ServiceIsraeli lawmakers continue to debate the pros and cons of mandatory integration of Israeli Arabs into the national service program.
After Poland Visit, Arab Youth Discuss HolocaustDozens of Arab youths in the National Service participated in a Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony, and discussed the sad events
Post-Tal Law: Hareidi Service DropsHareidi men blocked from civil service in post-Tal Law confusion.
Praise for 'Service Soldiers' as Work Begins15,000 service volunteers begin work. “No less than soldiers defending homeland,” minister says.
Free Tuition to IDF SoldiersGovernment approves plan to offer tuition-free higher education to soldiers in the Negev, Galilee, Judea and Samaria.
Pledge to Aid Marrow RegistryNational service coordinators to work with bone marrow donor registry, hoping for over 13,000 new people registered per year.
National Service or Business?As National Service organizations struggle with budget cuts, the program's founder accuses them of turning volunteerism into business.