Conversion system head resigns

Rabbi Yitzhak Peretz resigns. MK Stern: 'Resignation attests to what we knew long ago about failure of State to deal with conversion issue.'Mordechai Sones, 10/17/2018, 3:04 PM

MK Peretz Calls to Replace Kaparot Chickens with Money

Environment Minister Amir Peretz slammed the practice of kaparot, saying that it was cruel and unusual.Yaakov Levi, 10/2/2014, 2:12 PM

Bennett, Peretz Compromise on Plastic Bag Law

The plastic bag fee is set to be reduced from 60 agurot to 10, but some scientists question the wisdom of eliminating the bags altogether.Yaakov Levi, 9/7/2014, 4:51 PM