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'Demonstrate against the march'

'Demonstrate against the march'

Eli pre-military academy head calls on students to join demonstration against gender disorientation parade Thursday in Jerusalem.Mordechai Sones, 31/07/2018 22:07
Liberman promotes bill to shut down Eli yeshiva

Liberman promotes bill to shut down Eli yeshiva

Law would enable closing of Eli pre-army yeshiva due to rabbi's comments opposing combat service for religious girls.Tzvi Lev, 22/10/2017 09:24
Rabbi Levinstein going on leave from Eli academy

Rabbi Levinstein going on leave from Eli academy

Rabbi Yigal Levinstein, one of the heads of Eli pre-army yeshiva, sends letter to students saying he is taking a leave from his position.Yoel Domb, 03/05/2017 16:50
Liberman is harassing the Eli yeshiva

Liberman is harassing the Eli yeshiva

Deputy Attorney General says Defense Minister lacks authority to cancel recognition of pre-military yeshiva over rabbi's remarks on IDF.Uzi Baruch, 29/03/2017 17:50
Rabbi Levinstein clarifies remarks

Rabbi Levinstein clarifies remarks

Rabbi Yigal Levinstein writes to students of Eli academy, clarifies comments that caused uproar.Shimon Cohen, 28/03/2017 05:39
Heads of Eli pre-army yeshiva called to hearing

Heads of Eli pre-army yeshiva called to hearing

Defense Minister demands cancellation of Eli's status unless Rabbi Levinstein is fired.Uzi Baruch, 22/03/2017 17:27
Rabbi Melamed: A wave of insanity has infected the IDF

Rabbi Melamed: A wave of insanity has infected the IDF

Eminent Zionist rabbi lambasts the IDF for its anti-religious actions, calls for an end to the leftist inspired cultural war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2017 01:27
Rabbi Levinstein: I apologize for the tone, not for the message

Rabbi Levinstein: I apologize for the tone, not for the message

Rabbi Yigal Levinstein stressed that 'in the last few years feminine ideologies which do not accord with Judaism influenced IDF'Ido Ben Porat, 08/03/2017 21:38
State Prosecutor rejects criminal probe into Levinstein remarks

State Prosecutor rejects criminal probe into Levinstein remarks

The State Prosecutor announced it would not investigate remarks by Rabbi Yigal Levinstein against the LGBT community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2017 19:28
'Everyone has a place in the IDF'

'Everyone has a place in the IDF'

Rabbi Yigal Levinstein pens letter to Defense Ministry to clarify comments regarding gays following controversy.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 26/07/2016 22:16
'I shut down Rabbi Levinstein's work with the IDF'

'I shut down Rabbi Levinstein's work with the IDF'

Eisenkot warns political interference harming Israeli army, says operations with Rabbi Levinstein have been suspended.Hezki Baruch, 26/07/2016 18:00
Backlash hits Rabbi Levinstein's supporters

Backlash hits Rabbi Levinstein's supporters

Tel Aviv Municipality member Mickey Gitzin demands prosecution of rabbis who supported Rabbi Levinstein.Benny Tucker, 22/07/2016 10:34
'Yaalon is bitter, so he's lashing out'

'Yaalon is bitter, so he's lashing out'

Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan responds to ex-Minister Moshe Yaalon's comments denigrating Religious-Zionist leadership.Shai Landesman, 21/07/2016 14:04
Majority oppose gay pride parades in city center

Majority oppose gay pride parades in city center

Most Israelis oppose giving gay pride parades use of city centers, but also object to rabbi's labeling of gays as 'deviants'.David Rosenberg, 21/07/2016 09:25
Bennett: I won't let anyone harm the Eli academy

Bennett: I won't let anyone harm the Eli academy

Education Minister pledges to maintain full funding for Bnei David academy, prevent attempts to undermine institution.Uzi Baruch, 20/07/2016 16:16
Yaalon: Religious sector encouraging 'extremism'

Yaalon: Religious sector encouraging 'extremism'

Former defense minister lashes out at religious-Zionist sector in response to controversial remarks about homosexual by Rabbi Levinstein.Uzi Baruch, 20/07/2016 15:43
Eli academy heads refuse to apologize

Eli academy heads refuse to apologize

Rabbi Eli Sadan, co-head of Eli pre-military academy, denies reports of rift with Rabbi Yigal Levinstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2016 22:49
Smotrich: Where are the free speech defenders?

Smotrich: Where are the free speech defenders?

MK Bezalel Smotrich decries campaign against Eli academy head Rabbi Yigal Levinstein.Ido Ben-Porat, 19/07/2016 17:36
Defense Ministry joins Rabbi comments controversy

Defense Ministry joins Rabbi comments controversy

Defense Ministry condemns Rabbi Levinstein's remarks against LGBT community, demands 'clarification' amid ongoing round of criticism.Shai Landesman, 18/07/2016 18:53
'I'm not going to apologize for the Torah'

'I'm not going to apologize for the Torah'

Chief Rabbi of Tzfat defends Rabbi Yigal Levinstein over controversial comments labeling homosexuals 'deviants'.Ido Ben Porat, 18/07/2016 11:43
Rabbi Levinstein: 'Reform is really Christianity'

Rabbi Levinstein: 'Reform is really Christianity'

Eli pre-military academy head denounces Reform Movement, 'bad values' in IDF Education Corps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/07/2016 21:50