Freedom.

On September 1 (that’s today), Women of the Wall will be having a selichot service at the Kotel.

Kotel caption contest

This photograph was taken this morning, during Rosh Chodesh prayers at the Kotel. Women of the Wall were there and were kept very far from the Women’s Section and the Kotel by police.  The cited reason: security concerns. It seems that since ultra-Orthodox...

End Of The Jews in the News

This new feature at The Next Jew will focus on pieces in the mainstream and/or Jewish press that folks share with me that report/echo what I wrote about in End Of The Jews: Radical Breaks, Remakes and What Comes Next. This week, a piece from the Jewish Chronicle about...

Sharansky ANGRY!!

It seems that Bibi’s man Natan Sharansky, charged by the PM with figuring out the Kotel Conundrum (otherwise known as #WomenoftheWall), has finally put his foot down! YNET reports that Jerusalem Police Commander Major-General Yossi Parente sent a letter to Anat...

Good news about Israel!

The right honourable Immigration Minister Jason Kenney has some good news for Israel. Kenney’s boss, Stephen Harper Government™ claims that: Too many tax dollars are spent on asylum claimants who are not in need of protection. Canada is currently receiving a...