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57% of Likud's voters oppose haredi parties' conversion bill

57% of Likud's voters oppose haredi parties' conversion bill

Nearly 2/3 of Israelis think municipal rabbis should be allowed to perform conversions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2017 15:29
Israeli support for gay marriage is at an all-time high

Israeli support for gay marriage is at an all-time high

Polls show new high for Israeli support of gay marriage, 'pluralistic' organization claims 284,000 LGBTQs in Israel.JTA, 10/06/2017 21:08
62% support right of non-Orthodox to use mikvehs

62% support right of non-Orthodox to use mikvehs

Poll shows majority of Israelis opposed to 'Mikveh Law' which would bar non-Orthodox conversions in public mikvehs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2016 11:37
72% favor public transportion on Shabbat

72% favor public transportion on Shabbat

Poll shows majority of Israeli Jewish public support operation of public buses, trains on Shabbat.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 19/06/2016 20:20
Ad Pulled After it Promised Blessings for Votes

Ad Pulled After it Promised Blessings for Votes

Ad promising voters 'long life, sustenance, children, and blessings' pulled after Hiddush organization turns to Elections Committee.Tova Dvorin, 09/03/2015 21:07
Shas Promises to Avoid Propaganda in its Schools

Shas Promises to Avoid Propaganda in its Schools

After telling school directors they will be blessed for helping elections campaign, party promises to take it back following petition.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 02/02/2015 10:06
'Just Say 'No' to Religious Edicts in Elections'

'Just Say 'No' to Religious Edicts in Elections'

Organization for religious freedom protests Rabbinical endorsement for hareidi parties, promises of blessings, curses to voters.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 23/12/2014 14:44
NGO: Significant Drop in Hareidi Army Enlistment

NGO: Significant Drop in Hareidi Army Enlistment

Religious Freedom group debunks Yesh Atid pride over 39% draft increase due to new law 'as accurate as Hamas's declaration of a victory'.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 08/09/2014 11:45
Liberals Call for Christian Prayer at David's Tomb

Liberals Call for Christian Prayer at David's Tomb

Reform rabbi calls for fixed Christian prayer hours before Pope's visit - but says in return, Vatican should give back Temple treasures.Ari Yashar, 26/05/2014 15:07
Supreme Court Ruling ‘Put an End to the Injustice’

Supreme Court Ruling ‘Put an End to the Injustice’

Proponents of hareidi enlistment say Supreme Court 'put an end to the injustice' of funding yeshivas whose students don't serve in IDF.Maayana Miskin, 04/02/2014 22:04
Supreme Court Pushes Govt. To Enlist Hareidim

Supreme Court Pushes Govt. To Enlist Hareidim

Judges demand govt. speed up legislative proceedings in drafting new hareidi IDF enlistment law.Ari Yashar, 14/01/2014 16:04
Court Proposes Compromise on Hareidi Enlistment

Court Proposes Compromise on Hareidi Enlistment

High Court proposes compromise as group files suit over delay in hareidi enlistment.Maayana Miskin, 20/08/2013 17:51