Suicide highlights divorced dads’ plightThe man wrote: ‘It’s not enough that the heart breaks, but to separate me from my children?,’ and then shot himself.
Egalitarian child support bill coming up in gov'tBill would put an end to the current legal situation for couples, in which Jewish men shoulder all child support.
Rabbinate ruling is 'a revolution in divorce law'Prominent divorce attorney: complete equality between men and women in child support is just a matter of time.
Rabbinate: Mothers will pay child support, tooCouncil of Chief Rabbinate in revolutionary decision says child support law must conform with modern reality.
MKs propose egalitarian child support billMKs Kisch and Shasha-Biton propose revolutionary bill that will have some women paying child support to men.
Anti-parent bill meeting opposition in KnessetKulanu and Shas oppose the bill that would take away parental rights – but is it all part of a sophisticated scheme?
Dad Raises Kids But Has to Pay Mom AnywayOnly in Israel? Family court in Ramat Gan forces father to pay ex-wife child support even though kids live with him.
Enraged Dads Disrupt Herzog-Livni EventGender anger in lead-up to the elections: divorced fathers continue to crash center-left events as gays keep disturbing Jewish Home events.
Divorced Men Crash Meeting, MK Lavie EscapesMen suffering from Israel's harsh divorce laws vent rage at the Head of Knesset's Women's Advancement Committee.
Jewish Home Wins Delay in Divorce BillJustice Minister Livni's bid to weaken the Rabbinic Courts' authority in divorce cases may face veto.
MK Blasts Livni's 'Disgusting Gender Incitement'MK Feiglin demands explanations from Justice Minister over 'delusional' and 'terribly insensitive' campaign against divorced fathers.
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.
Fathers' Activist Suing over Feminist MK's RemarkMK Orly Abekasis alleged that father's rights activists sent her a picture of a gun. Haaretz, which quoted her, is being sued.
Court Rules Equality Trumps Child Support PaymentsFamily Court judge says 'courts' rulings must be fitted to the sweeping changes in family relations in our times.' Feminists aghast.
Dads: Child Support in Israel among OECD's HighestOnly Swiss divorced fathers pay more than Israeli ones, say fathers' activists. Egalitarian reform is opposed by women's groups.
No Jewish Home Veto on Anti-Rabbinical Court BillTeam of ministers from all four Coalition parties will decide if family courts get advantage over rabbincal ones in divorce.
'Feminist' MKs Vow to Fight Equality in DivorceJustice Minister proposes changing Tender Years' Doctrine to prefer mothers over fathers only with children aged 0-2.
'Precedent': Father Won't Pay Child SupportThe divorced couple's three sons are under the father's custody, two girls are with the mother.
Child Support Ruling ‘Very Good News for Fathers’Judge makes unprecedented ruling freeing father from all child support obligations due to joint custody, salary gap.
Misunderstanding the MamzerBoth the mamzer and Jewish divorce appear in the Parsha. A proper Jewish divorce, when a couple cannot stay together, can prevent mamzerut from happening.
TV Host: Feminism Felling Divorced DadsAvri Gilad, one of Israel's most popular TV personalities, decries "fad" of false accusations.
Israeli Conference to Focus on Battered MenMen are less likely to report being hit or to obtain treatment, says a domestic abuse expert. First conference on the subject in Israel.
Radio Host: Custody Issue a ‘National Scourge’Divorced father terms separation from child a ‘personal Holocaust,’ earns emotional response from radio host Jackie Levy.
'Chauvinism' Campaign Fails to Dent Bayit YehudiAnger in religious-Zionist leadership at Likud attempts to portray Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan as anti-women.
Economy Party Fights for Divorced FathersEven terrorism can be fought using economics. The new Calcala party is headed by a former Kadima MK and two American brothers.
NU's New #2: I'll Lead Fight for Family ValuesRabbi Eliyahu Ben-Dahan, #2 on the National Union's Knesset list, says fathers are targeted by false complaints.
Dads Confront MK Orlev Over 'Radical Feminism'Divorced fathers whose children were torn from them demand Jewish Home MK fight for family values.
New Jersey Abductor Mother IndictedWoman who fled with her American-born daughter to Israel indicted on eight criminal counts.
Grandparents' Access to Children of Divorce EasedNew law helps grandparents seek access with their grandchildren over the objections of custodial parent.
Documentary on Father's Rights Causes ChangeFalse claims of child abuse, sexual molestation or domestic violence by wives are being debated in the Knesset due to this film.