Posts Tagged ‘ultra-Orthodox Jews’

January 27th, 2017 - 8:23 am § in Misc.

Photos of many tens of thousands of orthodox Jews protesting draft of Torah students into Israeli army!!


January 5th, 2016 - 4:33 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

Israel’s deputy foreign minister: ‘This land is ours. All of it is ours’

“We need to return to the basic truth of our rights to this country. “This land is ours. All of it is ours. We did not come here to apologize for that. We expect as a matter of principle of the international community to recognize Israel’s right to build homes for Jews in their homeland, ever[...]

August 10th, 2015 - 9:06 pm § in Politics

On the Paradox of Jews in the Jewish State

I’ve seen this guy Ettinger referred to as a Zionist. But people who use the term Zionist in that way don’t really understand it. Zionism originated as a secular movement promoting a Palestinian homeland for Jews, to be run by a secular democratic government. And that’s essentially[...]