5 takeaways from the israeli elections

Secular Israelis who serve in the military, work, and pay significant taxes bristle at ultra-Orthodox communities that skip military service, spend their time studying Torah, welfare to support their large families. But boosted by turnout, ultra-Orthodox parties won eight seats each,..

mondoweiss

Helena Cobban outlines Zionist assault on Palestinian presence and institutions in the city, and says that this new period will likely government support for projects to extend the extremist settlers matrix of control over all parts of Old City... ..

claire provost

New openDemocracy research exposes increasing connections between network of US, Russian and other ultra-conservatives and European politicians... ... MEPs call for action as openDemocracy analysis reveals 'shocking flows of cash crossing Atlantic to push ultra-conservative agendas... ..

an extremist rabbi's legacy is again haunting israeli

Throughout it all, however, Likud and Labor parties agreed on one thing Rabbi Meir Kahane, the extremist, was unfit to serve Israel's parliament.. ... Historically, the views of extremist parties, reflecting the extreme left or the extreme right, have been rejected by mainstream..

report: extremist rabbi opinions promote settlements,

Within this context, ultra-Orthodox of Safed, member of Israel's Supreme Rabbinical Council, Shmuel Eliahu known for issuing provocative opinions against Arabs, revealed meeting with number of extremist settlers accused of the killing after they were released from prison. ..

fmr charlie hebdo columnist discusses extremist ideology

During a December 21, 2018, interview on France 24 Arabic TV, French-Moroccan journalist Zibeb El Rhazoui discussed death threats she received and violent comments that were made about her after she had said on TV that Islam must learn to accept criticism, abide by French law, and reject extremist..

far-right extremism rising in us, report says

Cooperation between U.S and sector to combat the presence of extremist individuals and groups is of importance, ... ... Countering Violent Extremism, U.S government to Americans from joining violent extremist groups, should focus more on right-wing networks and groups, ... ..

a state in denial

TLP is in confronting the state on multiple occasions to further their extremist agenda.. ... It's not clear whether the generals and the civilian apparatus will ever find the will to turn back the extremist wave. ..

judaism archive — jewish journal

It's interesting that it's Reform community, that is preserving Judaism more than ultra-Orthodox... Ultra-Orthodox communities are divided, with small and growing number of young people defying their rabbis and voting for non-Haredi candidates with major implications for Diaspora... ..

possession of extremist material in kyrgyzstan

The determination of whether material is or is not extremist is made by State Commission for Religious Affairs, government panel that human rights defenders have criticized for expertise and impartiality. ... Kyrgyzstan should ensure that amendments to Criminal Code that will de-criminalize..

ultra-orthodox party a rising power in israel

He's the mayor of this development town of 35,000, member of Sephardic Torah Guardians, the political party of ultra-Orthodox Jews of Arab and North Africa descent known as Shas.. ... In the beginning, many if not most of its supporters were ultra-Orthodox, Sephardim, said Eliezer..

someday, equality won't be voted on

By kowtowing to the extremist agenda, According to the group, Ros-Lehtinen has embarrassed and ridiculed by becoming Republican to co-sponsor deceptive bill she has lied to and misled her own constituents, donors and volunteers... The group says Ros-Lehtinen was elected pro-life, pro-family..

june, 2011

Boston's most wasteful streetlights being replaced by ultra-efficient light-emitting diodes — casting new light on neighborhoods across the city, including Mission Hill. ..

iran university targeted

Ever since, Ahmadinejad and his extremist camp have intensified efforts to strip Rafsanjani of this multibillion-dollar powerhouse. ... Khamenei's decision is humiliation of Rafsanjani and huge boost to his Ahmadinejad and his extremist supporters. ..

the ultra movement and the political influences

In particular, Italy the ultra phenomenon demonstrated such degree of autonomy compared to English hooligan, that, during the 1980s, it has become its own example for other European countries .. ... In strongly politicized context, the advent of the young rebels of the l960s and the birth of the..

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