Haaretz

Israeli Parents push back on religious indoctrination in schools

Wed, 2019-11-20 00:19
According to the Education Ministry, 'Jewish-Israeli culture' is taught in a pluralistic and sometimes critical fashion – But countless examples prove otherwise

Court allows search of Netanyahu advisers’ cellphones

Wed, 2019-11-20 00:05
Tel Aviv court denies appeal by the four advisers, suspected of witness tampering for allegedly intimidating a state's witness, to bar police investigators from searching their phones

Getaway-car driver for bombers of King David Hotel in 1946 dies at 94

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Polish-born Ephraim Lentzitzky helped fleeing members of the Jewish underground Irgun militia, who laid the bombs that exploded at the famed Jerusalem hotel, killing 91 Arabs, Jews and Brits

Iran's attempts to quell protests bring them closer to the boiling point

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At the beginning of the week the government still thought it could calm the public, but now the leadership seems to realize that it’s facing the threat of an all-out civil insurrection

U.S. aircraft carrier strike group sails through Strait of Hormuz

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Tensions in the Gulf rose this summer as attacks on oil tankers, attributed to Iran, increased ? Iran likely to buy fighter jets and tanks form Russia and China when UN arms embargo is lifted

Pompeo’s settlements edict is another Trump trinket that Netanyahu sells as pure gold

40 min 26 sec ago
By attaching themselves to the U.S. president’s legacy, the settlers risk payback from a Democratic successor

NSO gives lots of justifications for selling spy tech. Facebook's lawsuit proves them wrong

1 hour 16 min ago
NSO has been under scrutiny following reports that its technology is used to persecute human rights activists; now a contract that's the subject of a California lawsuit raises questions about its business in Ghana

Syrian rockets fired at Israel are part of Iran's new deterrence policy

3 hours 18 min ago
In recent years, Tehran has only responded a few times when attacks have been attributed to Israel. Now, it can be assumed that Iran has a sweeping policy: Every action has a reaction

Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' is epic in every sense

4 hours 3 min ago
Everything that has earned Scorsese his awards – his signature themes and styles – is on display in 'The Irishman.' And there's an advantage to watching it on Netflix

Amnesty International: Over 100 killed in 21 cities in Iran protests

4 hours 40 min ago
Rights group says that credible reports indicate that at least 106 have been killed in protests over the government-set fuel price hikes ? Hard-line Iranian newspaper suggests protest leaders be executed

Israeli Arab philanthropists target needy Jewish students to foster 'shared society'

4 hours 44 min ago
Small nonprofit makes history by becoming the first to be exclusively founded and run by Arabs that is handing out scholarships to Jews

As U.S. election nears, both parties use fears of anti-semitism to woo Jewish voters

4 hours 45 min ago
Ads released by the Democratic Jewish groups play on the threats of white nationalism to draw in Jewish votes while Republicans focus on breaking ties with Israel

Human Rights Watch director requests another hearing ahead of deportation from Israel

5 hours 15 min ago
Omar Shakir's request says his pending expulsion on grounds of his support for BDS 'is an earthquake' for human rights work in Israel and the Palestinian territories

Who will cover the cost of the budget crunch? Not Israel’s biggest firms

6 hours 44 min ago
The government needs to close a yawning fiscal gap, but it’s loath to tinker with the corporate tax rate at a time when Trump has cut the U.S. rate

After two years, Israeli law designed to add 250,000 apartments fails

6 hours 45 min ago
Incentives to divide single-family homes into rental units gets no traction

Israel’s first 'vaping disease' victim in critical condition

7 hours 23 min ago
The lung disease, which has spread in recent months in the U.S., is attributed to the us of electronic cigarettes

Behind big bucks in Africa: Lawsuit sheds light on cracks in Israeli business venture

7 hours 48 min ago
French businessman suing Israeli entrepreneurs Haim Taib and Eytan Stibbe claims the pair cut him out of a partnership engaged in $200 million worth of projects