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Vizhnitzer Rebbe condemns advanced academic studies

Vizhnitzer Rebbe condemns advanced academic studies

"Their underlying purpose is to implant ideas of heresy into our minds."Ben Shaul, 09/12/2020 13:21
Where should you get your law or business management degree?

Where should you get your law or business management degree?

Where should you study for your bachelor’s degree in law or business management?Sponsored Content, 13/08/2020 12:14
Israel's creeping coup d'etat

Israel's creeping coup d'etat

The self-styled Israeli elite, made up of academes, media and the legal system, hate Netanyahu because he blocks their two major goals. Netanyahu refused to play according to the rules of the elite, and this is his "deadly" and unforgivable sin. Alexander Maistrovoy , 25/03/2020 15:03
The resurrection of the Blood Libel - by pseudo-scholars

The resurrection of the Blood Libel - by pseudo-scholars

The medieval blood libel still appears as part of Arab world’s vilification of Jews—and is now transmogrified, masquerading as scholarship, into slander against Israel, the Jew of nations. Has to be read to be believed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 18/11/2019 07:45
Researchers fabricate studies to expose corrupt scholarship

Researchers fabricate studies to expose corrupt scholarship

US researchers: 'Scholarship based less upon finding truth and more upon attending to social grievances has become firmly established.'Mordechai Sones, 04/10/2018 15:35
Hasidim attacked for becoming lawyers

Hasidim attacked for becoming lawyers

Four Belz Hasidim become lawyers with encouragement of Belzer Rebbe; 'Jerusalem Faction' attacks: 'Academic apostasy has ruined many'.Mordechai Sones, 19/08/2018 15:14
'I've taken some punches; it won't stop me'

'I've taken some punches; it won't stop me'

Art college student ridiculed by lecturers calls on more students to join her. 'Academic discourse mainly leftist; I'm going to change it.'Benny Toker, 28/06/2018 21:37
'This is BDS from within'

'This is BDS from within'

Israeli academics blast plan 'annexing' Ariel University to Israel, claim it turns Israeli academia into part of the 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2017 11:53
Could Israeli professors be jailed for anti-Israel incitement?

Could Israeli professors be jailed for anti-Israel incitement?

Coalition MK proposes increased punishment for incitement to violence from those who receive government funding, including academia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2017 20:35
Rabbi Cherlow: Bennett's ethics code is dangerous

Rabbi Cherlow: Bennett's ethics code is dangerous

Religious Zionist rabbi calls for Education Ministry's 'dangerous' ethics code to be rejected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2017 11:11
Hebrew University professor: Israel becoming like Nazi Germany

Hebrew University professor: Israel becoming like Nazi Germany

Political science professor at Hebrew University claims Israel on 'slippery slope' to fascism.David Rosenberg, 22/06/2017 22:54
Bennett: I'll work to shorten school vacations

Bennett: I'll work to shorten school vacations

Education Minister promises to find solutions for discrepancy in number of parents and kids' vacation days; says ethics code is 'mandatory.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2017 22:45
Will Israeli academics return home to Israel?

Will Israeli academics return home to Israel?

New survey finds only 38% of Israeli scientists abroad are seriously thinking about moving back to Israel within the next year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2017 08:58
Eliminating Shakespeare to make room  for Lady Gaga and Zulu poetry

Eliminating Shakespeare to make room for Lady Gaga and Zulu poetry

Academia is "decolonizing" its culture. Say goodbye to pillars of the West such as Shakespeare, Descartes, Plato et al. who are now in ideological quarantine. Giulio Meotti, 02/04/2017 07:38
Haredim flocking to academia, but with high dropout rates

Haredim flocking to academia, but with high dropout rates

Haredim are flocking to academia, according to a Taub Center report, but still suffer from a high dropout rate.Yoel Domb, 28/12/2016 15:08
'Academia is Greek culture in disguise'

'Academia is Greek culture in disguise'

Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Yisrael says academic studies are Greek culture in disguise and must be avoided.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2016 17:37
IDF to fund studies for discharged soldiers

IDF to fund studies for discharged soldiers

IDF unveils plans to fund academic or vocational studies for discharged soldiers drafted after July 2013.Yoel Domb, 02/11/2016 11:27
Haredi MK: Higher education is idolatry

Haredi MK: Higher education is idolatry

MK Moshe Gafni slams haredi college programs, claiming they are part of an effort to secularize religious Jews.Yoel Domb, 02/11/2016 09:56
Brazilian university: Zionism is racism

Brazilian university: Zionism is racism

Job listing at Brazilian university seeks a teacher for a class on "Zionism, Nazism and Apartheid- as racism."Gil Ronen, 20/07/2016 21:59
More Israeli academics seeking jobs abroad - poll

More Israeli academics seeking jobs abroad - poll

Israelis seeking relief from high prices and political tension are increasingly looking to work abroad, a poll shows.Moshe Cohen, 07/12/2015 22:41
306,370 Israelis Head Back to College

306,370 Israelis Head Back to College

2015-16 academic year begins with 0.9% drop in enrollment, as student satisfaction ratings lean toward private institutions.Tova Dvorin, 18/10/2015 09:08
Academic Doublethink Regarding Anti-Semitism

Academic Doublethink Regarding Anti-Semitism

Why should a professor’s political attitudes not be told to students, if he is using the lecture hall to push his personal ideology?Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 24/10/2014 13:20
An Analysis of Expulsion

An Analysis of Expulsion

Universities begin academic examination of the Disengagement. Expert: The idea to ‘Disengage’ started in academia.Maayana Miskin, 13/02/2014 10:15
IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

Behind the interdisciplinary democratic portico lies one of the country’s most serious academic establishments.Jonathan Davis, Vice President, 30/05/2013 20:22
American Embassy Brings Expert to Hareidi College

American Embassy Brings Expert to Hareidi College

An American delegation visited Machon Lustig, a center of studies for hareidi-religious women in the field of high-tech.Yoni Kempinski, 24/04/2013 06:15
Irish Teachers Call For Academic Boycott of Israel

Irish Teachers Call For Academic Boycott of Israel

The AJC has expressed outrage over calls by the Teachers Union of Ireland to institute an academic boycott against the state of Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/04/2013 09:26
Far-Left Academic Hate Down as Articles Translated

Far-Left Academic Hate Down as Articles Translated

Anti-Israel articles written by Israeli professors are fewer and farther between thanks to watchdog group’s translations.Maayana Miskin, 14/02/2013 03:15
Victory for Yesha: Ariel Full-Fledged University

Victory for Yesha: Ariel Full-Fledged University

Nationalists won major recognition Tuesday with the Ariel higher education facility in Samaria being accepted as a full-fledged university. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2012 20:52
Knesset Lobby to Fight for for Ariel University

Knesset Lobby to Fight for for Ariel University

MK Hotovely: university heads' attacks on Ariel are a mark of shame for Israel's academia.Gil Ronen, 27/06/2012 18:12
Wiesenthal Center Blasts Norwegian Professor

Wiesenthal Center Blasts Norwegian Professor

Wiesenthal Center denounced anti-Semitic rhetoric of Prof. Galtung, who blamed Jews for Holocaust, linked mass murderer to Mossad.Rachel Hirshfeld, 01/05/2012 09:04
Opinion: Academic Pluralism?

Opinion: Academic Pluralism?

Teachers seek to limit academic pluralism by declaring that they will not take part in educational tours of Hevron.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/02/2012 02:14