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'If he were Bedouin, there would be no problem at all'

'If he were Bedouin, there would be no problem at all'

Four women, wives of Jewish man jailed for polygamy and abuse, say husband is 'only prisoner in Israel' denied family visits.Arutz Sheva Staff , 18/09/2019 11:49
Bernie Sanders keynote address validates Sharia vision for the US

Bernie Sanders keynote address validates Sharia vision for the US

Democratic POTUS candidate Bernie Sanders gave a keynote appearance at ISNA’s conference in which two books on implementing Sharia law were presented. They permit polygamy, wife-beating and more - so where are the feminists when we need them?Dr. Andrew G. Bostom, 16/09/2019 13:00
'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

Court extends arrest of Arab parents whose 5-year-old daughter was found bound and covered in blood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 14:46
Watchdog group demands probe into judge who okayed polygamy

Watchdog group demands probe into judge who okayed polygamy

Regavim Movement urges Attorney General, Israel Police, to investigate Sharia court judge who approved polygamous marriage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/05/2019 14:52
Growing criticism of polyamory event at Bar Ilan University

Growing criticism of polyamory event at Bar Ilan University

Religious Zionist university ramps up security ahead of the scheduled conference highlighting open marriages amid demonstrations, petitions.Tzvi Lev, 31/01/2019 21:53
Egypt TV debate: Polygamy as solution to Egypt’s spinster crisis

Egypt TV debate: Polygamy as solution to Egypt’s spinster crisis

Pro-polygamy activist says Egypt has 'ticking time bomb' of 11 million women past age of marriage.Mordechai Sones, 23/01/2019 00:17
Bedouin council head: 'I support polygamy, religion above law'

Bedouin council head: 'I support polygamy, religion above law'

Head of Lakiya local council in southern Israel proud of phenomenon of polygamy. 'We are allowed to marry up to 4 women.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2018 14:26
Regavim blocks attempts to create legal 'back door' for polygamy

Regavim blocks attempts to create legal 'back door' for polygamy

Cabinet passes series of resolutions to reduce impact of polygamy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2018 14:53
Netanyahu slams Shaked committee: No polygamy in Israel

Netanyahu slams Shaked committee: No polygamy in Israel

PM rejects conclusions of anti-polygamy committee led by Justice Minister Shaked that Sharia courts be allowed to OK polygamy sometimes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2018 15:40
Justice Ministry releases polygamy report

Justice Ministry releases polygamy report

'Rather than curtailing polygamy, Israel will find itself investing billions in effectively shoring up and entrenching the practice.'Mordechai Sones, 04/07/2018 10:50
First Israeli Bedouin indicted in polygamy crackdown

First Israeli Bedouin indicted in polygamy crackdown

After decades of indifference, Israel finally cracks down on polygamy in Bedouin community.David Rosenberg, 03/10/2017 13:18
Government appoints anti-polygamy taskforce

Government appoints anti-polygamy taskforce

Government approves Justice Minister's plan, appoints staff to help fight polygamy.Hezki Baruch, 30/01/2017 09:02
Justice Minister wages war against polygamy

Justice Minister wages war against polygamy

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announce new plan to combat polygamy in Israel.Chana Roberts, 16/01/2017 10:39
Polygamy fueling mass Bedouin illegal immigration into Israel

Polygamy fueling mass Bedouin illegal immigration into Israel

Tens of thousands of foreign-born women and their children from polygamous marriages living in Israel, report by Lavi organization reveals.David Rosenberg, 11/01/2017 09:57
Polygamous cult uncovered

Polygamous cult uncovered

Religious court stumbles upon polygamous cult after bride requests annulment.David Rosenberg, 07/12/2016 11:36
'The solution is polygamy'

'The solution is polygamy'

Polygamy and divorce are on the rise in war-torn Syria.AFP, 12/09/2016 09:02
Minister: Regulate Polygamy to Slow Bedouin Growth

Minister: Regulate Polygamy to Slow Bedouin Growth

Once again, Israel is hoping to hold down the explosive growth of the Bedouin population by regulating polygamy.Yaakov Levi, 28/09/2014 21:34