MK Feiglin: 'Married? You're a Sucker!'

Likud MK wants to revolutionize Knesset committee structure, establish a unified Committee for the Family.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2014, 9:59 AM

Saudi Arabia Gets First Female Newspaper Editor

The English-language Saudi Gazette appoints woman as its editor, a step forward in a country where women are repressed.Elad Benari, 2/17/2014, 4:46 AM

Exposé: Divorced Kids Forced to 'Contact Centers'

Proportion of parents, mostly dads, who see their children under these humiliating conditions is 10-20 times that in the US.Avraham Ben Horin, 2/15/2014, 9:01 PM

First Female Police Chief in Afghanistan

A landmark move for women: Afghanistan appoints its first-ever female police chief.Tova Dvorin, 1/19/2014, 1:38 PM

Survey: Egypt Overtaking Saudis In Conservativism

Survey of 7 Arab countries: Saudis think women should cover all but eyes in public, yet half for women choosing clothes.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 9:46 AM

First Female Lawyer in Saudi Arabia

Royal decree allows first female Saudi lawyer. She wears a full face covering, raising doubts of change amid poor Saudi rights record.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2014, 1:22 PM

Fathers' Activist Suing over Feminist MK's Remark

MK Orly Abekasis alleged that father's rights activists sent her a picture of a gun. Haaretz, which quoted her, is being sued.Gil Ronen, 12/30/2013, 3:27 PM

MK Tells Fellow Feminists: Equality Costs

Dep. Min. Gila Gamliel was shocked to find feminist MKs oppose equality when it comes to custody in divorce.Arutz Sheva staff, 12/25/2013, 5:36 PM

Two Saudi Women Detained for Driving

Saudi activists say that police have detained two women in Riyadh caught breaking an official ban on females driving.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 5:44 AM

Report: Top NGOs Failing Middle Eastern Women

NGO Monitor report finds Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch are failing to advocate women's rights in the region.Ari Yashar, 12/10/2013, 6:38 PM

Islamists: 'Women's Freedom Only in Islam'

Hizb ut-Tahrir continues extensive campaign in Judea, Samaria against 'Western values'; 13 year-old speaker condemns women who report abuse.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2013, 5:53 PM

Saudi Cleric: Driving Ban Protects Against Evil

The grand mufti of Saudi Arabia says the country's long-standing ban on women driving protects society from "evil".Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 6:14 AM

Israel Gets Gender Equality Prize From Europe

European Parliament to give Israel prize as the leading Middle East nation in gender equality at Women in Parliaments conference.Ari Yashar, 11/27/2013, 11:20 AM

Egypt: Women's Rights Worst in Arab World

Study finds Egypt beats Iraq for worst women's rights in Arab world; 99.3% Egyptian women sexually harassed.Ari Yashar, 11/12/2013, 5:53 PM

Hamas Lawmaker Blamed in ‘Honor Killing'

Hamas lawmaker allegedly coerced PA man into taking his daughter’s life.Maayana Miskin, 9/24/2013, 9:07 PM

Bennett Fights for Women's Rights in the Workplace

Economy Minister Naftali Bennett has revealed plans to strengthen and encourage the integration of women at work.Hezki Baruch, 9/9/2013, 3:29 PM

Ariel: If We Don’t get Rights – Don’t Tax Us

Minister accuses opponents of Judea and Samaria women’s rights bill of hypocrisy.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2013, 2:01 PM

Fears PM will Boycott Judea, Samaria Rights Bill

Netanyahu may avoid vote on a bill for women’s rights in Judea and Samaria. MK Struk urges: ‘Don’t give in to the extreme left.’Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2013, 11:36 AM

Saar: Don't Vote for 'Female Challenged' Parties

Interior Minister Gideon Saar urged Israelis not to vote for parties that were not running women in upcoming municipal electionsDavid Lev, 7/22/2013, 7:03 PM

MK Struk: Do Politics Trump Human Rights?

MK Struk hopes left-wing MKs will join her in extending women’s rights to Judea and Samaria., 4/9/2013, 5:33 PM

Women Burn ‘Flag of Islam’ in Paris

Arab women burn ‘flag of Islam’ in France to protest against gender oppression in the Muslim world. Maayana Miskin, 4/5/2013, 11:58 AM

Law Would Require Women on Rabbi Appointment Panel

Under a law proposed by MKs from Yesh Atid and Bayit Yehudi, the Rabbinate's Dayanim Committee would include four women.David Lev, 3/3/2013, 5:01 PM

Israel Celebrates 'Family Day' – Sort Of

Israeli feminists abolished Mother's Day and added a holiday that most do not realize has communist origins.Rachel Sylvetsky, 2/10/2013, 6:21 PM

Archives Reveal: Likud MK, Not Rabbi, ‘Anti Women’

It was a Likud MK, not Rabbi Ben-Dahan, who proposed cancelling the Knesset committee on women’s affairs.Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 1:15 PM

Likud Entering 'Panic Mode' Over Bayit Yehudi Gain

The Likud renewed and amplified one of its main claims against Bayit Yehudi – that the party did not believe in women's rightsDavid Lev, 1/14/2013, 9:25 PM

Anti Militant Feminism MK Leaving Kadima

Yulia Shamalov-Berkovich leaving Kadima, will announce Sunday where she is headed.Arutz Sheva, 10/25/2012, 5:54 PM

Knesset in Last-Minute Battered Women Legislation

Bill grants NIS 8,000 to 10,000 bonus for women who stay in battered women's shelters, in what critics see as anti-family legislation. Gil Ronen, 10/15/2012, 3:16 PM

Iran Bars Women from Public Live Screening of Euro

Iran, where Ahmadinejad has said women are highly respected, bars them from watching public live screenings of Euro.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/10/2012, 8:40 PM

Ramallah Women’s Lib Revolt: Men Barred from Café

Ramallah Arab women, fed up with men-only cafes, have opened one of their own. No males allowed, except for the chef – for the time being.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/5/2012, 12:14 PM

Documentary on Father's Rights Causes Change

False claims of child abuse, sexual molestation or domestic violence by wives are being debated in the Knesset due to this film. Jacob Kahn, 8/26/2011, 4:19 PM