Education Ministry Lets Teachers Peddle Politics

New program allows teachers to pick their own topics, and express their own political opinions in student discussions.Ari Yashar, 1/23/2014, 11:03 PM

Ministry of Education to Shorten Summer Vacation?

Education Minister Rabbi Shai Piron expected to announce decision Thursday whether or not to extend school year by 3 weeks.Tova Dvorin, 11/28/2013, 2:45 AM

Minister Falls Ill after Auschwitz Visit

Education minister was carried off prime minister's plane in a stretcher when it returned to Israel.Gil Ronen, 6/13/2013, 9:54 PM

Hareidi PR Man Defends ‘Yesh Atid’

Well-known hareidi figure calls to end attacks on Yesh Atid. "Enough hate."Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 4:58 PM

Yesh Atid Rabbi in ‘Racism’ Controversy

Yesh Atid’s number two, Rabbi Shai Piron, is slammed as ‘racist’ over alleged ruling on selling homes in Israel to Arabs.Maayana Miskin, 3/12/2013, 4:22 PM

MK Piron Confirms: Likud Offered Evictions

Yesh Atid MK confirms that Likud offered his party a coalition without Bayit Yehudi that will evict Jews in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2013, 4:16 AM

Pebble in Shoe, New MK Prepares for Ceremony

Rabbi Shai Piron, about to be sworn in with the rest of the 19th Knesset, placed pebbles in his shoes, for a reason.Gil Ronen, 2/5/2013, 11:16 AM

Piron: Bennett's Annexation Plan 'Delusional'

Rabbi Piron said Bennett's plan "denies international assumptions regarding a two-state solution and leads us to danger." Annie Lubin, 1/14/2013, 2:13 PM

Rabbi Piron Apologizes for 'Radical Rabbis' Swipe

Yesh Atid rabbi warned against the influence of rabbis Lior and Melamed in the next Knesset.Gil Ronen, 1/5/2013, 8:15 PM

Lapid: No Dividing Jerusalem

Yesh Atid party head says Golan is Israel's. Rabbi Shai Piron named as party's number two man.Gil Ronen, 10/21/2012, 10:01 PM