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Warning Over Militant Secularism in French Schools

Warning Over Militant Secularism in French Schools

France's Education Minister: recent crackdowns on garb deemed subjectively as 'religious' may discourage secularism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2015 15:51
Needed: A Jewish Peace Plan

Needed: A Jewish Peace Plan

Is there a connection between the growing Islamic wave in the Middle East and Western secularization? If so, what is Israel's role in this culture clash? An examination of the religious aspect of the Arab-Israeli conflict. Yehezkel Laing, 10/06/2014 04:49
Business Faces Boycott for Keeping Sabbath

Business Faces Boycott for Keeping Sabbath

Pro-secular movement threatens boycott of movie theater that plans to close on the Sabbath day.Maayana Miskin, 18/03/2014 01:15
'Knit Kippot have Replaced Black Ones, So What?'

'Knit Kippot have Replaced Black Ones, So What?'

Secularist NGO slams Yesh Atid for pact with Bayit Yehudi, says they've let down their voters.Gil Ronen, 18/03/2013 09:27
Defying Members, Kibbutz Refuses Synagogue Plan

Defying Members, Kibbutz Refuses Synagogue Plan

There are still kibbutzim in Israel that do not have synagogues – and one of them intends to keep it that wayDavid Lev, 28/02/2013 13:57
Rabbi: Let Secular Israelis See Movies on Shabbat

Rabbi: Let Secular Israelis See Movies on Shabbat

Rabbi Yaakov Medan of the Har Etzion yeshiva said that secular Israelis should have the opportunity to attend the cinema on Shabbat.David Lev, 07/01/2013 16:38
Quebec Shooter Kills 1: 'English Are Waking Up'

Quebec Shooter Kills 1: 'English Are Waking Up'

A gunman at Marois victory rally in Quebec shot two men, killing one. Party plans to ban employees wearing religious headcoverings.Chana Ya'ar, 05/09/2012 12:06