MK Margi: 'I'm haredi, but not like Gafni'

MK Margi: 'I'm haredi, but not like Gafni'

Shas' MK Margi says Draft Law is to 'poke fingers into haredim's eyes,' his party sees the 'whole nation,' not just the haredi sector.Ben Shaul, 2/6/2020, 7:45 PM
Haredi integration in higher education - the key to national stability

Haredi integration in higher education - the key to national stability

More and more haredi Israelis are enrolling in institutions of higher education and finding that it does not jeopardize their religious level.Rabbi Pinchas Cohen, 11/8/2018, 1:14 PM
Reactionaries protest haredi college graduation ceremony

Reactionaries protest haredi college graduation ceremony

Jerusalem graduation ceremony for haredi college students disrupted as haredi reactionaries protest program for religious students.Mordechai Sones, 3/6/2018, 4:38 PM
Lawsuit by ex-haredim against haredi schools thrown out

Lawsuit by ex-haredim against haredi schools thrown out

Ex-haredi Jews sought damages from haredi educational institutions for failure to teach secular subjects needed for finding employment.Gary Willig, 8/10/2017, 7:00 PM
'One-fifth of religious students will become unobservant'

'One-fifth of religious students will become unobservant'

Educational conference discusses ways of revamping religious education in light of increasing trend of children leaving religious lifestyle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2017, 10:04 AM
Lawsuit against haredi educational institutions thrown out

Lawsuit against haredi educational institutions thrown out

Judge decides haredi institutions can not be party to action brought by disgruntled formerly observant plaintiffs.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2017, 8:28 PM
Deri: Claims against haredi Israelis “border on incitement”

Deri: Claims against haredi Israelis “border on incitement”

Interior Minister expresses outrage at the claims that budget cuts were designed to transfer funds to the haredi public.Haim Lev, 12/19/2016, 9:54 PM
First aid course offered in haredi seminary panned

First aid course offered in haredi seminary panned

Haredi educational journal attacks the idea of a first-aid certification program offered by haredi seminar.Shimon Cohen, 12/7/2016, 11:01 AM
MK declares war on anti-Sephardic discrimination

MK declares war on anti-Sephardic discrimination

MK Margi calls to set up investigations into schools that refuse to admit Sephardic girls and fire recalcitrant principals.Gary Willig, 10/5/2016, 2:53 PM
Hasidic rabbis raise miilions to combat secularism

Hasidic rabbis raise miilions to combat secularism

Rabbis are raising funds in London to combat a court case which would enforce secular education in families with one secular parent.Haim Lev, 8/11/2016, 4:56 PM
Lapid: I'd take a polygraph, I don't hate haredim

Lapid: I'd take a polygraph, I don't hate haredim

Discussing repeal of Core Curriculum law, MK Yair Lapid adamant he has no hate for haredim in his heart; 'not everyone who disagrees hates'.Chaim Lev, 7/28/2016, 1:10 PM
Data reveals haredi educational gap

Data reveals haredi educational gap

Statistics regarding dropout rates among haredim in academia emerges to challenge haredi narrative that core curriculum is unnecessary.Shai Landesman, 7/28/2016, 10:37 AM
NJ haredi schools to receive greater funding

NJ haredi schools to receive greater funding

New Jersey State Legislature passes bill providing for increased security in private schools.Michal Levy, 7/19/2016, 12:49 PM
Bill to cancel core classes in haredi schools

Bill to cancel core classes in haredi schools

UTJ, Naftali Bennett in favor of revoking former Education Minister Shai Piron's requirement that haredi schools teach English, math.Haim Lev, 7/15/2016, 12:39 PM
Chief Rabbis urged to support secular subjects

Chief Rabbis urged to support secular subjects

MK Yair Lapid sends letter to Chief Rabbis imploring them to oppose government move to abolish secular studies standards in haredi schools.Shai Landesman, 7/13/2016, 2:42 PM
Bennett: Discrimination is 'Sodom and Gemorrah'

Bennett: Discrimination is 'Sodom and Gemorrah'

Minister Naftali Bennett says he is following the issue of discrimination in haredi schools, and will do anything he can to prevent it.Haim Lev, 7/11/2016, 11:09 AM
MK Gafni reluctant to help haredim integrate

MK Gafni reluctant to help haredim integrate

In meeting with students in Bar-Ilan University, Gafni acknowledges shift in segment of haredi public, expresses discomfort with itShai Landesman, 6/23/2016, 3:00 PM
'I'm rejected by schools because I'm Sefardi'

'I'm rejected by schools because I'm Sefardi'

In emotional letter, Haredi girl, 14, tells of discrimination in acceptance to Haredi girls' high schools, and its consequencesShai Landesman, 6/22/2016, 1:28 PM
25% of Jewish students enrolled in haredi system

25% of Jewish students enrolled in haredi system

Haredi school system nearly doubles in size in since 2000, overtakes national religious as second largest in Israel.David Rosenberg, 5/9/2016, 10:39 PM
Haredi students struggle to integrate in academia

Haredi students struggle to integrate in academia

Report reveals more haredim interested in higher level education, but few succeed in completing studies.David Rosenberg, 5/4/2016, 4:31 PM
Porush: United Nations guarantees haredi schooling

Porush: United Nations guarantees haredi schooling

MK reveals alleged United Nations document requiring Israel to preserve haredi educational system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2016, 10:00 AM
Haredi MK: Our Schools Have 0% Violence

Haredi MK: Our Schools Have 0% Violence

Leftist protest claims haredi education gets preferred treatment, but UTJ's MK Mozes fights back.Haim Lev, 6/30/2015, 8:49 AM