Ultra-Orthodox Haredim Will (!) Rip World Jewry In Two! Moderate Orthodox Will Determine Point of Rip

For those unable to grasp the Tor•âhꞋ-ordained concept of doing one’s utmost to keep Tor•âhꞋ, then depending on ki•purꞋ, “pleasing god” always has, and always will, demand stricter measures as each step fails to bring paradise or “the moshiach” – always requiring the next, stricter, step to satisfy “God.” This has always held true, whether…

24 hr Israel News from Yapho

Apparently i24 News has been available outside Israel for some time. So, while it originates here (יפו), I haven’t heard of it until a few days ago. It’s worth checking out. online: http://www.i24news.tv/en/tv/live cellphone app: i24 news The broadcast suffers from occasional technical glitches: inability to upload stream fast enough to keep the stream going,…

The Bathroom Wars

The U.S. Supreme Court just declined ruling on a “bathroom battle,” sending the controversy back to the lower courts to further stew. The “bathroom wars” are an increasingly formi­dable is­sue looming over Israel as well as heading to America’s Supreme Court. This is a seemingly simple, yet deceptive­ly com­plex, “nesting doll” problem of con­troversy, gift-wrapped…