Religious Discrimination

News for Religious Discrimination

Sweden's ruling party vows to ban religious schools

Sweden's ruling party vows to ban religious schools

Social democratic party looks to outlaw religious charter schools amid controversy over school for children of Muslim asylum seekers.AFP, 13/03/2018 18:19
Health club compensates Jewish woman for refusing to allow skirt

Health club compensates Jewish woman for refusing to allow skirt

US court: Orthodox woman can wear skirt during workout in settlement with Lucille Roberts chain.JTA, 14/09/2017 13:38
IDF Chief meets with rabbis amidst tensions

IDF Chief meets with rabbis amidst tensions

In the wake of tensions in the IDF between the army brass and the religious soldiers, IDF Head met with rabbis to repair wounds.Hillel Fendel, 21/08/2016 21:00
52 combat soldiers commanded to shave

52 combat soldiers commanded to shave

"I was in shock. Why are they forcing me to choose between two values which I believe in?!" Commander freezes order pending investigation.Ido ben Porat, 19/08/2016 12:53
'They're just trying to divide the Army'

'They're just trying to divide the Army'

The IDF came out against a new group that helps soldiers suffering from religious discrimination in the Army.Ido ben Porat, 16/08/2016 12:03
NYPD Hasidic Recruit Suffered 'Discrimination'

NYPD Hasidic Recruit Suffered 'Discrimination'

Court ruling finds that Hasidic-religious NYPD recruit was discriminated against when he was fired over the length of his beard.Ari Yashar, 18/11/2013 10:19