hareidi -religious community

Secular Perceptions of Israel's Hareidi Community

Are they really all living on hand-outs and avoiding the draft? Hillel Fendel, 9/17/2015, 7:27 PM

Source: No PM-Hareidi Deal in the Works Right Now

There is no “deal” brewing now between Binyamin Netanyahu and hareidi parties, a top hareidi political source told Arutz Sheva.Moshe Cohen, 11/27/2014, 11:38 AM

Shas Chief Rabbi: Don't Listen to Shas Radio Station

Rabbi Shalom Cohen, spiritual leader of the Sephardic hareidi party, had some choice words for Kol Baramah.Yaakov Levi, 10/26/2014, 7:46 PM

Bennett: Hareidi Employment Numbers Prove We Were Right

Recent studies show that more hareidi Israelis are joining the workforce, and Economics Minister Naftali Bennett is very pleased.Yaakov Levi, 9/14/2014, 5:37 PM


Are we enslaved too? Avinoam Hirsch, Midreshet Amiad, 4/9/2014, 5:50 AM

Govt: Anyone Who Insults Hareidi Soldiers in Big Trouble

A law already on the books says that anyone insulting soldiers, including hareidi soldiers, could be jailed for 6 months and pay a huge fineDavid Lev, 1/27/2014, 9:47 PM

Court to Rule on Beit Shemesh Election Appeal

Beit Shemesh residents are waiting for a ruling from the High Court that will determine if new elections will be held soonDavid Lev, 1/23/2014, 1:25 PM

Who Are Israel's 'Top Rabbis?'

Who is the most influential rabbi in Israel? According to Channel 10, it is Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman.David Lev, 1/9/2014, 9:42 AM

Court, Towns Say No to Hareidi Schools in Secular Areas

Children attending a hareidi religious school in the central Israel town of Kadima protested after a court ordered the school closed.David Lev, 1/5/2014, 8:53 PM

Rabbi Sacks: More Hareidim Need to be in IDF

Speaking Wednesday, former British Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks said that the IDF served a very important role in Israeli societyDavid Lev, 11/20/2013, 5:18 PM

Knesset Knocks Down Law On Hareidi Discrimination

Law that would have made discrimination against hareidi religious Jews illegal rejected by the Knesset on its first reading.David Lev, 11/20/2013, 2:05 PM

Official: Slow Progress on Equal Service Law Problematic

Hareidi-religious Israelis may not have the option to fulfill their obligations to the state in the National Service, official warns.David Lev, 11/10/2013, 4:40 PM

Hareidi Experts in Israel Provide Real Estate Services to US

Israel leads hi-tech, but did you know it is a major force in the US real estate world due to a highly trained group of hareidi women?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2013, 5:01 PM

A Yeshiva Bochur Reacts to the "Equal Service Bill"

You don't know us, we have no pr machine, so you don't understand our determination. Rafi Newman, 7/23/2013, 12:58 PM

Hareidi Soldier Attacked by Meah Shearim Mob

The delegitimization of IDF soldiers in the hareidi community continued Tuesday night, as a soldier was stoned in Meah ShearimDavid Lev, 7/9/2013, 9:58 PM

Lapid's Latest 'Edict': Less Housing Aid for Hareidi Families

Two key criteria that enabled hareidi families to receive aid from the government for the purchase of an apartment were eliminated MondayDavid Lev, 7/1/2013, 8:37 PM

Streisand Slams Hareidim for Anti-Women Stances

Singer Barbra Streisand expressed her dismay at what she called the “discriminatory behavior” against women by hareidi-religious Jews.David Lev, 6/18/2013, 3:45 AM

Hareidi Business Summit in NYC: 'We're Driven'

LTB2013 business summit shows that the popular image of the unemployed hareidi is far from how things can be.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/12/2013, 11:04 PM

The New National Sport: Hareidi-Bashing

Dep. Minister Mickey Levy called hareidi religious Jews "parasites" recently, and apologized. But he was only one example of the incitement in the air. Two hareidi boys were beaten by two guards today for no reason.Dr. Shmuel Neumann, 5/19/2013, 11:47 PM

'Key' Challot to Make Their Appearance This Shabbat

This Shabbat is known among Jewish communities around the world as “the Key Shabbat"David Lev, 4/4/2013, 11:04 AM

Report: New Coalition will Make Conversion 'Easier'

Wide-ranging changes are expected in the role Jewish law plays in the life of the state, and many religious Jews are worriedDavid Lev, 3/10/2013, 6:35 PM

Hareidi MKs: We're Now on the Left

In an interview, MK Moshe Gafni said that hareidi parties were now allying themselves with the left, permanentlyDavid Lev, 3/7/2013, 3:20 PM

Hareidi Academicians Make Less than Secular Ones

Study shows that 47% of hareidi academicians make up to NIS 7,200 per month.Gil Ronen, 2/3/2013, 9:38 PM