Education Ministry Lets Teachers Peddle Politics

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?

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

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’

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 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

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

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'

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

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

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